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Venison market in slow recovery

Venison market in slow recovery

ByAnnette ScottJun 21, 2022
A farmgate price recovery as high as $11 a kilogram is needed to get the struggling venison sector back on track. Deer Industry New Zealand venison markets manager Nick Taylor says while May showed improvement, it is still in recovery…

Velvet market tipped for strong growth

ByAnnette ScottJun 21, 2022
Exports of New Zealand velvet could reach $200 million a year over the next 10 years with potential sales growth in several markets including Korea and China.  In his address…

Pāmu Deer Milk wins global award

ByStaff reporterJun 17, 2022
Pāmu’s awarding winning Deer Milk won the Best Dairy Ingredient category at the World Dairy Innovation Awards, announced in Laval, France overnight. Chief executive Mark Leslie says the win in…

Tough times in Shanghai

ByRichard RennieMay 23, 2022
Eight weeks ago, Kiwi-born Shanghai resident Hunter McGregor knew something bad was coming when he noticed his usually well-stocked local supermarket running out of some products. “There were these gaps…


DINZ seeks viable GHG pricing options

DINZ seeks viable GHG pricing options

ByAnnette ScottApr 27, 2022
Industry has made it clear it will not settle for any deal that will put the viability of deer farming…
Industry cautiously optimistic as venison rebounds

Industry cautiously optimistic as venison rebounds

ByAnnette ScottApr 27, 2022
Foodservice in North America and Europe have also contributed to the higher prices and the optimistic outlook for spring. But…
Bucks dominate weaner deer sales

Bucks dominate weaner deer sales

ByAnnette ScottApr 13, 2022
PGW auctioneer Glen Peddie, Hamish Guild and PGW deer agent Ron Schroeder at High Peak Station’s on-farm weaner sale.Despite some…
Silver Fern makes record results

Silver Fern makes record results

ByHugh StringlemanApr 1, 2022
Silver Fern Farms chief executive Simon Limmer says high world protein prices were masking the complexities of running the business.Silver…
Venison processors juggle capacity due to Omicron

Venison processors juggle capacity due to Omicron

ByAnnette ScottMar 23, 2022
Moving animals off-farm is the focus for Silver Fern Farms, where suppliers across all species are experiencing delays.Moving animals off-farm…
Venison schedules in line with 5-year average

Venison schedules in line with 5-year average

ByAnnette ScottMar 23, 2022
The increased prices reflect processors’ recognition of the need for more sustainable venison returns to producers.Venison schedules have hit the…
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