Farm Manager - Peter Hancox
Farm 2IC - Sean Collins
Farm Assistant - Matthew Costello
Graduate Trainee Programme (1 year) - Tom Chapman
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Annually LUDF offers an Internship Programme aimed at Graduates looking to grow their skills in a supportive and highly profitable dairy farm business. Over 12 months the trainee will be developed into an experienced on farm industry employee.
The farm operates in the top 2% on profitability, producing 17-1800kgMS/ha from high quality irrigated pasture. Operating with the support of the farm manager and some of the industry’s best farmers and technical input, LUDF has lifted production through increasing efficiency across the business.
The trainee works as part of the team, and will learn all aspects of managing high producing cows on high quality pasture to maximise profitability. Tasks include:
LUDF offers the successful graduate the opportunity to further their career in the dairy industry, learning from one of the most followed dairy farms in New Zealand.
Recruitment commences in mid August and the programme runs from November to November each year. For more information on the programme or to express interest please email firstname.lastname@example.org