Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Looking for a Farm Manager

Savera Farms is looking for a farm manager, with at least 4-5 years of relevant experience in horticulture. 

The ideal candidate would have the following responsibilities -

  • He will be overall in charge of the farm including day to day operations
  • Implement Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) and Integrated Farm Management (IFM) concepts.
  • Provide ideas on increasing crop and soil productivity, including effective water management
  • Manage the farm labor tactfully for optimal output
  • Execute farm development schedule/activities.
  • Liaison with agriculture consultants/visiting experts and understand the schedules/guidance and implement it
  • Co-ordinate with the local suppliers of farm inputs and planting material for timely delivery.
  • He will be responsible for the entire project lifecycle – from sowing, routine maintenance to harvest
  • Provide ideas and implement the entire farm design
  • Provide ideas for optimal land development prior to sowing
  • Maintain Vermi compost pit sites for in-house consumption
  • Identify and implementations of water management techniques across the farm.
  • Train farm labour on operation of farm equipment / systems including drip irrigation system.
  • Provide ideas on cultivation and marketability of short term crops

4 comments:

  1. what is the total acerage of your farm?

    regards,
    Brijesh

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  2. hi,
    Are you still looking for a farm manager?

    Regards
    Venkat

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  3. Venkat,
    Thanks for checking, yes we have found one!

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