Joint Venture Contract Farming Opportunity

Due to retirement, Matfen Estates is seeking a joint venture under a contract farming arrangement for their established livestock operation.

The successful applicants will have both practical and managerial skills to take on the day to day management and operation of the existing livestock enterprise, comprising of 1200hd Commercial Texel/Beltex ewes and forming an important part of operations on this diversified Estate.

Excellent animal husbandry skills, attention to detail and a good business focus are essential. Various contract farming arrangements will be considered, and accommodation can be made available if required. There will be opportunities to expand the flock, build up a share of the enterprise and diversify by mutual agreement.

Expressions of interest should be made to James Barber at jbarber@matfenestates.com by Friday 28th February 2020. Tender information is available on request.