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Outdoor Pig Stockperson and/or Manager's job in <->Stratford Upon Avon<->

Farm TypePig
Description


A great opportunity to join our farm team in a varied and rewarding role. Paddock Farm breeds and finishes native breed Tamworth pigs outdoors to supply our butchery business where we process and sell direct to restaurants and/or through our retail shop. The herd currently comprises 70 pure-bred Tamworth sows and their progeny with the capacity for an increase in numbers through a breeding program to improve productivity and carcase confirmation. The job/duties will include involvement in all aspects of pig husbandry and for candidates with the right experience there is opportunity to take on management. We use modern equipment (New Holland T5 2016, Peter Allan Rotafeeder, Kubota RTV 2017, etc.) and are constantly aiming to improve the farming system, quality and productivity. It’s a unique opportunity to work in a small farm with a direct link between farm and butchery. Hours are based around a Monday-Friday working week with weekend feeding every second weekend. Our herd of Tamworth pigs forms a crucial part of our wider business supplying restaurants and customers with high quality native breed meats. The meat from our farm sets the standard for everything else we do, so we are always aiming to produce the best that we can. For more information about the farm business please visit our website – www.paddock.fm

CountryUK
AreaWest Midlands
PostcodeCV37
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 04/09/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours50
Pay££ Dependant on experience
Employment TypePigs
Accommodation Available?No
Accommodation TypeNo accommodation available
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Distance from shops and amenities
Smokers Accepted?Yes
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