PGG Wrightson Ltd has been involved in the New Zealand deer industry since the late seventies. Over this period the company has grown to become the world’s largest handler and marketer of frozen deer velvet.
The company has achieved its market leading position through our outstanding commitment to quality, both in terms of its grading and service to deer farmers and velvet buyers.
PGG Wrightson Velvet Services
PGG Wrightson's professional and progressive attitude to every aspect of our business is recognised by the deer industry, clients and velvet buyers. We are prepared to listen and try to meet your requirements courteously and promptly.
Join with us in marketing your velvet to world markets.
PGG Wrightson Sponsored Velvet Competitions
PGG Wrightson Velvet is proud to be a principle sponsor of three major deer velvet competitions held annually around New Zealand.
2013 National Rising Stars Velvet & Antler Competition
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PGG Wrightson Velvet Depots
PGG Wrightson Velvet is New Zealand's largest handler of deer velvet and operates a network of 69 depots, located within the Rural Supplies Stores throughout New Zealand.
Velvet Procurement Responsibilities
To collect deer velvet from the farm gate of each producer in NZ who wishes to have their velvet collected.
Adhere to the DINZ standards for storage and transportation of deer velvet i.e. protect the image of our product!
Manage the relationship with velvet producers to ensure requirements are met at a satisfactory level for both.
To apply service level standards for both PGW Livestock staff, procurement agents and PGW Rural Supplies staff.
See our terms and conditions for supply.
National Velvet Administration Office
National Velvet Manager
National Velvet Administrator
North Island Velvet Coordinator