Beef & Sheep Placement

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Excellent opportunity for a student seeking a year-long placement/ work experience

This is a technically efficient family farm business where a student will have an excellent opportunity to learn and gain experience through supervised involvement in the day to day running of a large scale suckler and sheep farm in Co Antrim which is fully equipped with a wide range of modern farm machinery, equipment and buildings.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to gain experience and skills across a wide range of areas. Over the past 25 years we have been providing year-out and lambing experience to many students from Colleges and Universities across the UK and Ireland with excellent feedback received to date.

The farm is also located in a very picturesque setting just outside the town of Ballycastle along the world famous North Antrim Coast.

Father and Son Business:
Sean: 07746668455
John: 07740552406


182 Ha within a 4 mile radius of 35 Fairhead Rd,
Ballycastle. T54 6RD

80 Suckler Cows
16 in-calf Heifers
50 store cattle
850 Sheep

Ideally applicant(s) should have a full driving licence, display a positive attitude to work, with a knowledge and respect for all aspects of farm safety and show ability to use their own initiative.

Accommodation available.

Remuneration negotiable – related to skills/experience.

If interested in the post or for further information please do not hesitate to contact through the telephone numbers or email address provided above.

CLOSING DATE: Friday 24th May 2019