More than 10,000 votes were cast.
Rabobank's latest rural confidence survey shows confidence slipped to -32 percent.
Although the UK is a relatively small market for New Zealand beef, it is high-value.
New Zealand exported $859 million worth of red meat products in April.
"This takes it to another level."
They hit their target with time to spare.
The group are on track to make history.
It's a one-in-a-million occurrence.
The research is good news for New Zealand's burgeoning sheep milk industry.