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Job | Ref No - 15469
Title

Herd Manager required for 350 cow spring block calving herd. Job in mid <->Pembrokeshire<->

Farm TypeDairy
Description


We are looking for a motivated herds manager for our spring block calving herd in Pembrokeshire.  350 Friesian cows milked twice a day through a 25/50 De Laval parlour, with parlour feeders.  The Herd block calves starting in mid March until mid May.  The herd is paddock grazed, cows are housed in winter in modern cubicles and easy feed silage. responsibilities include herd health management, grazing management by measuring grass weekly, record keeping, breeding and foot trimming. Milking twice a day with every other weekend off and holidays. AI is an advantage but not essential.  Accommodation included on farm, a modern 3 bed central heating house. There are schools nearby.

CountryUK
AreaWales
PostcodeSA63
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 14/08/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours50
Pay£TBD
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation Pricenone
Other Accommodation Information

The 3 bed house is 400yds from farm, schools nearby and Haverfordwest town is 15 mins away.

Distance from shops and amenities15 mins
Smokers Accepted?
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