Finlay Clark, secretary of the Association of Deer Management Groups, said: "I have never tried deer pizzle but if there are any Scots athletes who want to give it a go, I'm sure we could arrange it.
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Chinese traders are visiting the Highlands to view the deer - regarded as the most virile in the world - and provide training for Scots game dealers on how to process the sexual organs, known as pizzles, for export.
The pizzles are creating an extra income for the estate, just like the meat.
Pizzles, which are frozen or dried before export, are rich in protein, vitamins, calcium and magnesium and low in cholesterol.
Each of these are well known areas of trimming abuse that has been previously identified by the NBA so we were not surprised that the commission has drawn attention to them - and has also pointed out that pizzle
sheaths are even removed from heifers,' said Mr Burrell.
STILL on the subject of deer, another potentially lucrative sideline lies in the sale of deer tails, pizzles
(penis), leg sinews and antlers (in and out of velvet).