About New Zealand deer farming
The large scale commercial farming of deer started in New Zealand, and New Zealand remains the world’s largest and most advanced deer farming industry.
New Zealand is blessed with wonderful natural resources conducive to livestock production. Deer farming in New Zealand is undertaken in the world renowned pure, clean and natural environment.
Scientific research has proven the quality of New Zealand deer velvet to be equivalent to that of the Chinese Malu – traditionally deemed the gold standard for deer velvet worldwide.
New Zealand maintains excellent disease-free status for all major diseases including BSE, TSE and Foot and Mouth Disease. Copies of this certification are available on request.