Working Farm Manager


Exciting opportunity for a progressive, forward thinking working farm manger on 5000 acre Estate in SW Scotland. The home farm of 935 hectare comprises of 1000 ewes, 250 hogs and 120 red deer hinds. A holistic view is fundamental to the success of activities on the wider estate with sustainability at its core. A desire to embrace technology whilst still being mindful of traditional methods is key.

Suitable qualifications and references essential.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate experience in the above and:
• Be able to work under his/her own initiative whilst maintaining exceptional standards of animal husbandry and grass management
• Be hospitable and a good communicator both publicly and within the estate team
• Be able to undertake machinery maintenance
• Keep detailed records with a good understanding of the Common Agricultural Policy

Salary: Based on experience, house included

Deadline for applications: 1st August

Applications in writing (including CV and copies of relevant qualifications) to:
Oscar Yerburgh, Barwhillanty Estate, Parton, Castle Douglas DG7 3NS

Tel: Not specified | E-mail: Not specified
Web: | Closing Date: 1st August 2021

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