Story: Deer and deer farming

Deer velvet on sale

Deer velvet on sale

Deer velvet (top shelf, centre) is just one of a range of exotic medicines for sale at this market stall in China.

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Ken Drew, 'Deer and deer farming - Velvet antler production', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 May 2022)

Story by Ken Drew, published 24 Nov 2008