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MILKER REQUIRED for job on Family Run Farm <:>North Devon<:>

Farm TypeDairy

Milking experience essential to milk  350 Friesian Cows in a  modern 36 rotary parlour with helper.  The job will include milking cows morning and evening from start to finish washing down afterwards and helping to scraping up yard at end of session (hours negotiable within reason).  General hygiene cleaning of parlour facility to help aid keeping Bactoscan/cell count low throughout the year and to ensure there are no antibiotic failures.  To Identify cows that require medical intervention, administer the treatment and update the medicine book.  We operate a Cogent team that are in daily for AI duties.  Advantage : we calve all year round so knowledge in this area would be useful, as also  calf management, feeding young stock and foot trimming would be a bonus.

AreaSouth West
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/09/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation Priceto be discussed
Other Accommodation Information

Accommodation available if required

3 bed, bathroom, utility room, lounge-kitchen room.


Marwood Primary School (Outstanding osfted) 5 mintues walk.   Academies can be access via school bus from area.  Local Nursery 1 mile away.  Pub located within village 1 mile away. Shops 3-4 miles  nearest town Barnstaple/Braunton/IIfracombe    Beaches near by Woolacombe/Saunton/Croyde

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Distance from shops and amenities3-4 miles
Smokers Accepted?Yes
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