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Job for Herdsperson/ Trainee Dairy Herd Manager in <=>Herefordshire<=>

Farm TypeDairy

We are seeking an enthusiastic person to join our team calving 550 crossbred cows on a spring calving grazing based farm converting Grazed Grass to Milk in NW Herefordshire.

Modern facilities with a 50/100 herringbone parlour, and excellent grazing infrastructure. 600 cow feed pad & wintering a combination of loose housing & out-wintered on deferred grass & bales.

We are looking for help over the busy calving period with milking, feeding calves, fetching cows with quad bike, stock handling etc.

Initally a short term role until May - June but we do have work right through the summer and with the business now running 3 dairy farms could be a stepping stone to longer term employment within our business.

Expereience on larger block calving grazing dairy farms an advantage but full training will be provided for those with enthusism and a desire to learn new skills.

Sociable hours and regular and structured time off to suit you.

AreaWest Midlands
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 24/02/2019, Finish: 02/06/2019
Driving License Required?
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Shared house on farm available or help provided to seek family accommodation if required.

The farm is situated in a small village with a pub and 3 miles between Kington & Presteigne both border market towns with good schools, shops and leisure opportunities. 

Larger towns 20-30 minutes away & great country to explore the Welsh Marches, Wye Valley & Mid-Wales hills.

Distance from shops and amenities3 miles
Smokers Accepted?No
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