Deer velvet antler – research quality and returns through the pools


The project will review and analyze the quality and quantity of deer velvet antler received and sold through the velvet pools conducted by Australian Deer Horn & Co Products (ADH&CP) from 20001 to 20101. The project will also analyze the value received for velvet antler sold during the period 20001 to 201011 The project aims to reduce the cost of selling and production of deer velvet antler that meet supply chain quality standards for domestic and export markets. Also the project aims to increase the proportion of deer velvet antler that meets supply chain specifications for higher value domestic and export markets.



Research Organisation

Deer Industry Association of Australia

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Project Start Date

Friday, June 12, 2009

Project Completion Date

Monday, June 25, 2012

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National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

DEE-Enhance industry success through targeted industry-specific RD&E