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Job | Ref No - 15471

Permanent worker required on our family run Dairy & Beef farm. Job in <->West Cornwall<->

Farm TypeBeef, Dairy

The successful applicant must have experience in milking and stock husbandry and tractor driving, and would be expected to work as part of a team with a good personality and enthusiasm.

We are looking for another person to work on our progressive farm.We have 310 pedigree cows which calve AYR.and attention to detail is a must.  We rear our own replacements and have about 100 beef cattle which are sold as forward stores.  You would be required to do approx 6/7 milkings  a week in our 21/42 parlour and calf rearing along with general farm work associated with a high production dairy herd with good record keeping kept and monitored.Cows are grazed from March to early November weather dependent with TMR fed all year round.  There is a 4 bed Farmhouse on an off farm available 4 miles from the home farm where youngstock are reared which you would be responsible for.

AreaSouth West
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/09/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Pay£Disclosed on application
Employment TypeDairy, Beef
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation PriceDisclosed on application
Other Accommodation Information

The 4 bedroom farm house is located on an off 110 acre farm 4 miles from the home farm which is used to rear youngstock from 6-20mths and forage grown to bring back to the home farm.  You would be responsible for the day to day running of this farm which is in a very quiet location ideal for bringing up a family.  There are a number of good schools from 2-4 miles with the nearest village 2 miles which has primary school shop/post office and pub and the nearest town is Penzance which is 4 miles.  On the home farm we have holiday cottages and Farm B&B and there could be seasonal work for a partner/wife if required.

Distance from shops and amenities2-4 miles
Smokers Accepted?No
Other Information

There could be some work available for a partner within our farm tourism which would be seasonal.

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