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Assistant Herdsperson Job <=>Winchester, Hampshire<=>

Farm TypeDairy

Family dairy farm looking for someone to work with us on our farm which is about 10 miles from Winchester.  The farm milks 100 Holstein Friesian cows through 2 Lely A4 milking robots.  The cows are winter housed fed with a TMR feeder, and spring and summer grazed.  There is also some arable associated with the farm.  Day to day tasks  include, cleaning and maintaining the robots, looking after young stock, scraping yards, bedding up with a straw chopper, tractor driving and some arable work.

Candidates would need to demonstrate a high attention to detail to increase herd productivity and performance, including monitoring health, milk quality and focussing on herd fertility. It is a job for someone who can be trusted to have input into the herd, and would need to be computer literate to operate the robot software.  A person wth a happy and enthusiastic disposition is essential.

AreaSouth & South East
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/06/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation Pricenominal
Other Accommodation Information

4 bedroom family house on the farm

Distance from shops and amenities
Smokers Accepted?No
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