2024 Harvest Students

at Lawton Farms
Location Aldbourne, Marlborough, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted 03/03/2024
Category Agriculture
Temporary Opportunities
Job Type Temporary Vacancies
Closing Date Apply ASAP
Start Date July 2024
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How to Apply

Lawton Farms sits within an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the Marlborough Downs, close to the village of Aldbourne. The business is made up of dairy, arable and other non-farming enterprises.

There are 1300 ha of combinable crops including wheat, barley, oats, oil seed rape and beans woven into several rotations to suit specific soil types and including some forage crops of grass and whole crop cereals. Choice of variety is market driven and most crops are sold through the Openfield Marketing Group.

The dairy integrates well with the larger arable enterprise. The successful herd of 220 Holstein cows currently yields approximately 8,500 litres per annum on a twice a day milking regime. The milk is sold under a premium contract collected every other day.

The role

We currently have a vacancy for a harvest student.

Full time position 8-5pm, when busy 7 days a week and longer days as required (season July until September possibly longer)

Agricultural tractor driving experience required. Must have the permanent right to work in the U.K and full clean driving licence.

Competitive salary flat rate £12-13/hr depending on experience, accommodation possible.

Please see download for full details.

To apply please email CV to Gavin Davies, Farm Manager: gavin@rnlawton.co.uk or call 07584 065974

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