Experienced sheep farmer sought to run a sheep farm with a flock of 900 ewes plus shearlings, lambs and tups on the Isle of Man due to the retirement of the current farmer. The flock is mainly Llyens with a small flock of pedigree Hampshires and a small flock of Manx Loaghtans.
We mainly lamb outdoors in April with most lambs going to the Isle of Man Abattoir.
The farm is part of a 1000 acre holding which includes a dairy and a beef farm. The applicant must have a proven track record and be self-motivated. The position comes with a 4 bedroom house and competitive salary plus 30 days holiday a year.