The NZ Deer Farmers' Association assists in maximising sustainable benefits for all deer farmers and to provide a linkage to the agricultural industry and the public
Why join us?
NZDFA is a voice for New Zealand deer farmers who assist in maximising sustainable benefits for all deer farmers.
Meet the leadership
Get to know the NZDFA Executive Committee, Selection and Appointments Panel and Local Branch Chairs
Local NZDFA branches are there to promote, support and encourage local deer farmers in best farming practice.
Featured news stories
Featured news stories
Issue 189 | June 2023
2023 NZDFA Branch Chairs Meeting, AGM and Deer Industry Conference - wrap up | Executive Committee Update | 2023 Industry Awards - who won what? | Next Generation Programme 2023 | Noticeboard and EventsRead more >>
2023 NZDFA Branch Chairs Meeting, AGM and Deer Industry Conference - wrap up | Issue 189
Last month Ashburton played host to almost a couple-hundred deer farmers and industry representatives, the first time we've gathered in person since 2021. Here's how it went down.Read more >>
2023 Industry Awards - who won what? | Issue 189
It was a big night on Wednesday 10 May. We will take you through the winners were for the Deer Industry Award, Matuschka Award, MSD/Allflex Deer Industry Photo Comp and the Biennial Deer Industry Environment Awards.Read more >>
Executive Committee Update | Issue 189
Karen Middelberg discusses the successful conference, the NZDFA "Focus" and industry succession.Read more >>
Next Generation Programme 2023 - register now | Issue 189
Expressions of interest have been rolling in despite over two months to go to this popular annual programme! It's shaping up to be a fantastic event so don't miss out, get your registration in now. Thanks to Canterbury West Coast Branch NZDFA and Elk Wapiti Society NZ for hosting this years event.Read more >>
What's been happening around the country? | Issue 189
Producer Manager Lindsay Fung talks about the Industry Conference, winter grazing, changes at DINZ and more.Read more >>
Noticeboard and Events | Issue 189
Obituaries | New NZDFA appointment on the NVSB | Join the NZDFA | EventsRead more >>