South West

Lambing List 2018/2019

Carol Barkwell . West Fishleigh Farm Hatherleigh . EX20 3QA . Contact 07785971960 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 01/02/2019 for 6+ weeks with 600 ewes indoors.
2 students with no previous experience required; accommodation provided.
Mules and Mashams. All lambed indoors All food provided accommodation on farm site. En-suite facilities. Like people to come in twos pkease as friends. Lots of learning to be had. Also work with differently able people. Madewell-well.co.uk
Advert added to NSA website on 12/10/2018.
Jessica Cross. Primrose Farm, Devon. EX14 9QE. Contact 07768330031 or 01404861117 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 01/04/2019 for 4 weeks with 40 ewes indoors.
2 students with previous experience required; accommodation provided.
Pedigreed Southdowns lambed in lit indoor barn. Excellent accommodation and meals included.
Advert added to NSA website on 25/10/2018.
John Wood . Merley Hall Farm , Wimborne, Dorset . BH21 3DH . Contact 07980655637 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 01/03/2019 for 6+ weeks with 2000 ewes indoors and outdoors.
4+ students with no previous experience required; accommodation provided.
2000 ewes lambing from the 1-3-19 for 9 weeks Both indoor and outdoor We can provide accommodation in farmhouse all food will be provided. This is a large fast paced sheep and beef farm and all students will get a lot of experience of both lambing and husbandry. We will require your tutors contact details on acceptance of your placement and if you agree to come here then we must insist they you keep to the agreement as in the past we have been let down ! This is our busiest time of the year and we expect all students to pull their weight you will be here to help not hinder . While you are here this will be 7 days a week. We have many students come back for a second year as they enjoyed their first so much .
Advert added to NSA website on 28/10/2018.
Mrs Rosie Fishleigh. Fern Ridge Farm, Okehampton. EX20 4HX. Contact 01837 53626 or 07775830706 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 10/03/2019 for 4 weeks with 300 ewes indoors and outdoors.
1 student with previous experience required; accommodation provided.
Lambing Dorset's & Exmoor mules indoors - depending on weather lamb later bunch outside. Have some experience with livestock advantage, help with lambing and turning out ewes & lambs. Live in with family - own room with TV. Must be able to get on with the job when required. Good bus route if needed and not far from the shops. Wage paid. May be more outdoor lambing at neighbors if required.
Advert added to NSA website on 29/10/2018.
Tom Highmoor . Lantuel Farm, Bodmin. PL30 5NT. Contact 07949780619 or 01208814641 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 15/03/2019 for 2 weeks with 600 ewes indoors.
2 students with no previous experience required; accommodation provided.
Students will work alongside a experienced team during the day. Lambing North country mules scanning over 200% . Jobs will include bedding pens, feeding ewes, moving sheep around the sheds, lambing ewes and taking care of the lambs. Accommodation is in the farmhouse meals will be provided. Some payment will be made at the end of the 2 weeks placement
Advert added to NSA website on 31/10/2018.
Neil Cole. Pew Tor Farm, Yelverton. PL20 6FF. Contact 07812901985 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 17/03/2019 for 6 weeks with 2000 ewes indoors and outdoors.
1 student with previous experience required; accommodation provided.
Family run hill farm on Dartmoor. Pedigree Bluefaced Leicester Sheep, Swale and Scotch blackfaced ewes.
Advert added to NSA website on 06/11/2018.
Colin Rowland. Wick Farm, Bampton, Tiverton, Devon, . EX16 9DR. Contact 07773068930 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 20/03/2019 for 3 weeks with 1000 ewes indoors.
4 students with previous experience required; accommodation provided.
We will be lambing just under 1000 North Country Mules. All will be scanned and housed indoors prior to lambing (indoors also). We would prefer someone with previous lambing experience but enthusiasm and a willing to learn is more important. We can accommodate up to 4 students and will provide all meals with accommodation in the farmhouse.
Advert added to NSA website on 07/11/2018.
Carolyn Ward. Gullet Farm South Pool Kingsbridge S. Devon. TQ7 2RR . Contact 07767476029 or Robert Darke 07530927910 or 01548 531 522 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 16/03/2019 for 6 weeks with 250 ewes and ewe lambs ewes indoors.
1 student with no previous experience required; accommodation provided.
Opportunity to work alongside two experienced sheep/arable farmers (father and son) lambing around 250 ewes and ewe lambs (NZ Romney’s, Texels and West Country Mules) mostly indoors from mid March to end April. Private accommodation available with internet and food provided. Regular hours and time off will be agreed with financial remuneration for the right candidate. A driving license is essential and we can provide a car during working hours and possibly for time off.
Advert added to NSA website on 07/11/2018.
David Rossiter. Burton Farm Galmpton Kingsbridge Devon. TQ7 3EY. Contact 07549838198 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 04/03/2019 for 4 weeks with 450 ewes indoors.
1 student with previous experience required; accommodation provided.
It is indoor lambing ewes split into 4 pens then when lambed pull out and put into individual pens. Previous Experience would be ideal as it will be paid work.
Advert added to NSA website on 08/11/2018.
Rachael Geddes. Colesmoor Farm, Toller Porcorum, Dorchester, Dorset Dt2 0du. DT2 0DU. Contact 01300 320812 or 07752437092 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 04/04/2019 for 2 weeks with 300 ewes indoors.
1 student with previous experience required; accommodation may be provided.
We lamb 300 mules and mule crosses, late March, inside, winter shorn, scanned and fed clamp silage. We also lamb our ewe lambs and with 24 hour cover there is a lot of experience to be gained. High lambing percentage and good skills from the home team. We are looking for someone with at least, farm experience, who will be supervised until confidant and then left to work unsupervised at times, will include early mornings or evenings assisting our night lamber. Focus on lamb survival, fostering and rearing of orphan lambs. Help will be required from around April 5th onwards for approximately two weeks.
Advert added to NSA website on 07/12/2018.
Tim Yandle. Riphay Farm, Somerset. TA22 9RW. Contact 07866507158 or As above or [email protected].
Lambing starts 10/03/2019 for 6 weeks with 1500 ewes indoors and outdoors.
1 student with no previous experience required; accommodation may be provided.
Calving 100 cows alongside lambing.
Advert added to NSA website on 27/12/2018.
Jonathan Stephens. Swannaton, Sandford, Crediton, Devon. EX17 4EW. Contact 01363 774835 or 07584304769 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 11/02/2019 for 3 weeks with 750 ewes indoors.
1 student with no previous experience required; accommodation provided.
Indoor lambing 750 Exmoor mules with a small team where you will be a key member, all accommodation provided in the farm house. Good rates of pay depending on experience, Beef cattle also if interested in working with them, happy to help anybody who wants to work hard and enjoy their job.
Advert added to NSA website on 04/01/2019.
Chris Berry. Higher Thornton Farm, Kenn, Exeter. EX6 7XH. Contact 07716657954 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 18/03/2019 for 4 weeks with 700 ewes indoors and outdoors.
2 students with no previous experience required; accommodation provided.
Lambing assistance needed, working with a young team. We will be lambing mixed bred ewes indoors and New Zealand Highlander ewes outdoors. Accommodation is provided within the farmhouse with meals provided. No previous experience required but enthusiasm and willingness to learn essential.
Advert added to NSA website on 04/01/2019.
James Gay . Rainbow Wood Farm, Claverton Down, Bath. BA2 7AR . Contact 07891537528 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 01/03/2019 for 3 weeks with 400 ewes indoors and outdoors.
2 students with no previous experience required; accommodation provided.
Welsh mules lambing to the Suffolk ram Our spring calving herd of suckler cows will be calving as well. Accommodation in good quality mobile home, next to farmhouse - one meal a day provided. Please send me an email. Thanks James
Advert added to NSA website on 09/01/2019.
Matthew Sparks. Fyfett Farm, Otterford, Chard, Somerset,. TA20 3QP. Contact 01823601270 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 28/03/2019 for 3 weeks with 90 ewes indoors.
2 students with no previous experience required; accommodation provided.
We are lambing 90 Texel mules inside, on the Blackdown Hills of Somerset. You will gain experience in all aspects of the lambing season, this is not a paid job, but full board and lodge and training is included . This would suit someone interested in gaining their first entry into the world of sheep production, a student or life change / travelling type. No previous experience needed, but you must be very keen to learn, practical, helpful and hard working as a team member. Looking forward to meeting you, Matthew
Advert added to NSA website on 12/01/2019.
Robin And Nicola Blackmore. Hillcrest Farm, Bittadon, Barnstaple. EX31 4HN. Contact 01271863533 or 07546239044 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 15/03/2019 for 5 weeks with 300 ewes indoors and outdoors.
1 student with no previous experience required; accommodation provided.
We are a family run farm, lambing 300 North Country and Scotch Mules indoors and Swaledales outdoors. This is a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in all aspects of lambing. Jobs to include feeding and bedding up, care of newborn and orphan lambs. We are looking for someone with enthusiasm and a willing to learn, for 2 - 5 weeks, to cover lambing from 15th March through to mid April. Acommodation in a mobile home with hot meals provided,
Advert added to NSA website on 16/01/2019.
Jc & Em Ridout. Penbugle Organic Farm, St Keyne, Liskeard. PL14 4RS. Contact 01579 326055 or 07970 880831 or [email protected].
Lambing starts 12/03/2019 for 6 weeks with 450 ewes indoors.
1 student with no previous experience required; accommodation provided.
The farm is a 365 acre organic farm with 450 Lleyn ewes lambing indoors for the 6 week period during March - April. We are an organic flock using homeopathy along side conventional medicine from our local veterinary practice who have an excellent sheep team. Ewes are scanned and split into groups according to the number of lambs due for easy management and controling feeding requirements. Tagging and tail docking is done approximately 24hrs after birth while penned seperately to the main flock. We also produce organic free range eggs as the main enterprise and a 30 cow suckler herd of red ruby beef cattle.
Advert added to NSA website on 07/02/2019.