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Prepare for Spring Calving

Llinos Ford, Calf & Youngstock Team

With the beginning of the Spring Calving season nearly here, read on to find out more on how to maximise your calves’ health and nutrition, and how to make the work easier with our range of equipment and sundries.

 

Choose the Best Calf …

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Retail/Stores Assistant Vacancy

Location: Felinfach Closing date: 21st January 2022

C.C.F have a Retail/Stores Assistant vacancy available at its Felinfach branch (possibly also covering other mid-Ceredigion branches). This is a fixed-term position to cover a staff member who will be taking Maternity Leave, but may lead to a permanent position. Hours are 08:15 …

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Prospects For Winter Dairy 2021/22

Phil Evans, Field Sales Manager and Dairy Specialist

The last 18 months or so have been difficult to say the least. Covid has changed the world in so many ways some good and some bad. Brexit has added to the challenge and brought some opportunities. Most industries are struggling with …

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Saturday Morning Retail Assistant Vacancy

Location: Rhayader Closing date: 3rd December 2021

The role involves using our computer system to serve our farmer members and customers. Hours are 8:15 a.m.—12:15 p.m. Training will be given to the right candidate. To apply, please give a covering letter and your C.V to the Branch Manager, Will Hughes, …

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FEC Testing at CCF

FECPAK faecal egg count testing (also known as FEC or worm egg count testing) is now available at CCF!

Frequent testing allows farmers to treat the right animals at the best time with the correct treatment, and is an important decision-making tool.

FECs can be used to:

Help determine the …

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Top up your horse’s Forage for the night shift

As horse and pony owners, we are becoming far more aware now of the importance of forage in our animals’ diets. Recommendations are that up to 100% of the equine diet should be provided by forage.

The importance of fibre in the equine diet is because the horse’s highly developed …

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Retail/Stores Assistant Vacancy

Location: Clynderwen Closing date: 12th November 2021

Due to a pending retirement, CCF, Wales’ biggest farmer-owned co-operative, have a vacancy for a Retail/Stores Assistant to work at our Clynderwen branch. This dual role involves providing a high level of customer service and using our computer system in the retail shop …

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Blend Plant Operative Vacancy

Location:Glanrhyd Closing date: 10th November 2021

Due to continued expansion, C.C.F, the biggest farmer-owned co-operative in Wales, is looking for a Blend Plant Operative to join us in our busy feed blending plant at Glanrhyd, near Cardigan. We offer: a competitive salary, profit-sharing, a contributory pension scheme, free life insurance, …

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Full-time HGV driver Vacancy

Location: Glanrhyd/Clynderwen

Due to continued expansion, CCF, Wales’ biggest farmer-owned co-operative, have an exciting opportunity for a full-time HGV driver to be based between our Feed Mill at Glanrhyd (SA43 3NX) and Clynderwen (SA66 7NW). The Role: · To carry out a range of delivery activities on Bulk and Bagged …

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