We have a new contract vacancy for a Fertility Manager on an award-winning farm near Shrewsbury in Shropshire. The family farm is a closed herd with 575 pedigree cows along with 360 youngstock producing a herd average of 13,500 litres. This exceptionally well managed unit has seen continued investment throughout. Cows are housed on sand bedded cubicles, TMR feed and milked through a 22/22 parlour.
Working alongside the herd manager you will spend a large amount of time walking through the cows spotting bulling animals, AI a large percentage of the herd and assist with other herd health related roles. In addition, you would be expected to do 3 milkings/week. You must have extremely high standards, excellent stock skills, dedicated, but above all, a lover of high yielding cows to excel in this highly important position within the whole farm team.
In return we can offer a highly competitive salary with regular time off and a 3-bedroom property close to the unit, local schools, and other amenities.
For more information, please contact Adrian Edwards on 07824 480196.
* No overseas applicants without a work visa *
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