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- Kereru - Hawke’s Bay
Faraway is a beautiful 445ha property located in the friendly farming district of Kereru, only 30 minutes’ drive from Hastings. This thriving sheep and beef breeding and finishing operation is currently running 2,260 sheep and 215 cattle. The property is well-developed with the majority being hill country along with some good fertile flats. There is an established cropping programme in place to finish the young stock.
The Owner is seeking a Farm Manager to continue the growth and performance of this well-established property. As the sole charge Farm Manager you will take responsibility for the day-to-day management of Faraway with your priority being the livestock, pasture and cropping. There is a highly regarded casual worker to assist you in your role as well as access to relevant industry professionals.
Key to your success in this role will be your:
- Proven farm management experience
- Understanding of breeding and finishing systems
- Excellent stockmanship and capable team of working dogs
- Pasture management and cropping knowledge
Kereru has an active rural community with a well-resourced primary and pre-school and plenty of outdoor activities for you to enjoy. If you are passionate about farming and turning out exceptional stock then we would love to hear from you!
Applications will be reviewed as they are received.
9 Oct 2020
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- Faraway - Hawke's Bay
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