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Brackenburgh Home Farms wish to appoint a Farms Manager

Date Published: 20/06/2019

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Brackenburgh Home Farms, in the Eden valley, Cumbria, wish to appoint a Farms Manager.

The Home Farms are part of 5,000ac family owned estate, which are farmed in hand. It comprises a 250 cow dairy herd, 850 breeding ewes, 750ac cereals and a small herd of sucklers which graze 800ac of Lowland heath. There is a strong committed ethos to environmental management throughout the enterprises, and the whole of the 2,000ac Home Farms is part of an ELS/HLS scheme.

The manager will report to the Farms director, and will be responsible for the profitable running of the business and the five farm staff.

The position will suit a person with an appropriate degree, experience in farm management, an innovative and entrepreneurial spirit, with energy to develop the diverse resources, have a natural passion for wildlife and country pursuits and the willingness to work with all partners on the estate and village.

The position benefits from a competitive salary, a company pension scheme, council tax and an attractive farm house which is available on the farm, and is close to a good village primary school.

Interested candidates should apply in writing including a CV and covering letter to jamesturner@aikbankfarm.co.uk   Or for more details ring James Turner on M.07788542087.

Closing date for applications is 5th July  2019.