Watch here: 2018 Deer Industry Conference

Rural Exchange 14/05/2018

Watch the livestream from 2pm Tuesday 15 May and 8.30am Wednesday 16 May.

Programme:

The Hon Damien O’Connor, Minister of Agriculture will be joining the conference via video link at 3.30pm on Wednesday. This will mean a slight shuffle in the timing of the programme on Wednesday afternoon:

2.30 : 2.35 - Environment session: scene set - Dan Coup, DINZ CEO
2.35 : 3.05 - Feature Environment Keynote Speaker 1: “NZ needs a new story” A perspective on trade the CCPTP and environmental stewardship - Mike Petersen, Special Agricultural Trade Envoy

3.30 : 4.00 - The Hon Damien O’Connor, Minister of Agriculture
4.00 : 4.30 - Feature Environment Keynote Speaker 2: "The Environment, Society, Farming and Evolving expectations" - Guy Salmon, CEO Ecologic Foundation
4.30 : 5.00 - Meanwhile back on the Farm: The Next Generation Farmer Panel -  Perspectives on environmental stewardship, legacy and environmental response succession in deer farming - Hamish and Anna Orbell, Hamish and Julia MacKenzie and Global food production and the expectations of farming environment stewardship - Ryan O’Sullivan (Nuffield scholar 2017)

5.00 : 5.10 - The Deer industry Environmental Management Code of Practice Launch

5.10 : 5.25 - Closing thoughts - A Q&A session with the DINZ board  
5.25 : 5.45 - Closing thoughts - Craig Rispin: Conference summary and feedback

Find out more at deernz.org