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Wiltshire-Herd Manager-AGweb1944

Wiltshire-Herd Manager-AGweb1944, Wiltshire

Added 16 Aug 2019

Job Summary

Bromham House Farm is situated some 4 miles west of the market town of Devizes and is part of a much larger Dairy/Arable business.

Job Skills

The herd calve all year round and currently average approximately 9500 litres per cow. Feeding is TMR and Parlour Feed with Cows milked through a 20/20 90deg Manus parlour with ACR’s and auto ID. There are good handling facilities which include an auto shed race. Housing is Mattress Cubicles (new 2018). DIY AI is a requirement with foot trimming the Herd Manager’s responsibility together with an outside contractor. 

Reference: AGweb1944

Job Description

The owners of the 200 cow unit are committed dairy farmers that require a Herd Manager to take on the full day to day running of the herd. 

In house relief provide cover for all days off, plus a further thirty days of relief cover are built in per contract year to allow the Herd Manager time for other herd management tasks. 
We offer an excellent contract to include a very nice 3 bed c/h d/g Bungalow within easy walking distance of the unit. There is a possibility for a Wife/Partner to carry out calf rearing if that is of interest.

For an informal discussion please contact Andrew Gassor on 07778 634429.

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