Herdsperson, Market Drayton
We require a dedicated and professional herdsperson on a 200 cow unit between Market Drayton and Whitchurch. The farm is a 400 acre holding carrying 200 cows plus followers with a small beef enterprise. The herd currently achieves around 8,500l’s, which calve all year round and are milked through a 20:20 parlour.
The role would involve milking, proactive cow health and welfare, general stock tasks including feeding and caring for the cows, calves and young stock. This is a varied role and combined with the cow work will be routine and maintenance tractor work including feeding the TMR ration using a Shelbourne tub mixer, mowing and feeding the cows using the zero grazing trailer and some field work.
You will have experience in a similar role, show dedication and have a passion for the industry and have an interest in Pedigree cows and be happy to undertake tractor and stock work.
In return we offer a competitive salary with bonus schemes, regular time off and 3 bedroom bungalow on the farm, free from rent, council tax and water.
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