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Job for FARM MANAGER FOR <:>CHESHIRE<:> DAIRY FARM

Farm TypeDairy
Description


We are looking for a Farm Manager for our Cheshire dairy farm. 



We are offering an attractive salary with a house and for the right applicant, an opportunity in the future, to become part of the farming business with an equity purchase or profit share.  It can be tailored to suit both parties.  This is part of our succession plan, as we have no immediate successor.



THE FARM:



-    A highly profitable dairy farm  



-    93 ha all grass farm that is well set up with tracks and a good layout



-    Currently there are ~ 260 spring block calving cows with all replacements purchased in (cows served to beef)



-    Modern 20:40 herringbone parlour with backing gate 



-    Cow accommodation is being increased in anticipation of expansion to 300 cows and more land 



THE APPLICANT NEEDS TO …



-    be experienced in dairy farming



-    have good knowledge of grazing management                                             



-    have the ability to achieve good fertility



-    have an understanding of KPIs  



-    be able to use relevant computer software



-    be able to manage people along with organising contractors and purchases etc. for the business

CountryUK
AreaNorth West
PostcodeSK11
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/09/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
HoursTBD
Pay£Attractive Salary. Future profit share or equity purchase for the right applicant.
Employment TypeDairy, Management
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Modernised three bedroom house and large garden situated 400 metres from farmyard.                                         

Village with pub, shop and good primary school quarter mile away.  Good local secondary schools (nearest 3 miles away). Congleton town centre 4 miles and Macclesfield town centre 7 miles.  Transport well served in area (M6 and Train Stations within 15 mins drive.  Manchester Airport within 25 mins drive).

Distance from shops and amenitiesQuarter of mile to village shop etc. and 4 miles from nearest town centre.
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

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