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Assistant Herdsperson Job <=>Plymouth<=>

Farm TypeDairy

We are seeking an enthusiastic, team player to assist our herd managers.  This vacancy would suit an applicant who is seeking an opportunity to build on or  further their experience and skills in grazing based dairy farming; and to contribute and learn from a dynamic business.  Duties will include all aspects of milk production from calf rearing and milking to fertility and grazing management. DIYAI and Foot Trimming an advantage but secondary to a passion to work with and excel at producing milk from easy care grazing cows.  Ability to competently operate a farm tractor and loader essential.

AreaSouth West
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 04/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information
Distance from shops and amenities3 miles
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Our successful Dairy operation consists of 750 cows in 3 block calving herds, 2 spring and 1 autumn; the emphasis being on profitable milk production from grazed grass.  The farm is located on the south side of the Dartmoor National Park close to Plymouth, with excellent transport links and vibrant communities.   Ample opportunity for partners to find employment in this popular area.

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