Improving weaning performance
Deer farm profitability is closely linked to weaning performance. High weaning weight and good hind condition going to the stag both interact in early autumn and set the basis of farm profit.
Balancing the growth of the calf with the need to get the hind pregnant takes significant skill and knowledge.
The deer industry and AgResearch has put this package of information together to help farmers make informed decisions to improve farm profitability.
The information is presented as a series of modules of information about specific parts of the production cycle based on the latest research. Modules include: