Thursday, 29 August 2019 11:55

Deer man to fly the ‘Coup’

Deer Industry NZ (DINZ) chief executive Dan Coup is moving on from the role after six years to become chief executive of the QEII National Trust from October 7.

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Friday, 08 March 2019 08:35

Deer numbers bouncing back

Farmed deer numbers, including breeding hinds and fawns, increased in 2018, says Statistics New Zealand.

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Wednesday, 05 July 2017 10:55

Venison hits sweet spot

Venison is hitting a ‘sweet spot’ of better prices, wider markets and reduced seasonality in prices, claims the industry.

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The deer industry hopes its good prices will stem the decline of the national deer herd and even cause a slight increase, Deer Industry NZ chief executive Dan Coup says.

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Wednesday, 16 March 2016 08:55

Venison a bright spot on horizon

Deer farmers are enjoying the best venison prices in four years with the schedule up 11% at the spring peak on the year before.

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Thursday, 03 September 2015 15:04

Unlocking velvet’s secret properties

New Zealand and South Korean scientists say they will soon be able to identify the compounds that give deer antler velvet its immunity-boosting properties. 

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