Monthly Archives: January 2018

The MacFarlane’s Enjoy A South African Braii

In March 2017, 10 hard working and interesting men from South Africa got employment visas and traveled from their far-away homes to MacFarlane Farms. They certainly fulfilled MacFarlane’s need for workers and everyone gained valuable cultural experiences. Thanks, guys! Wicus Jacobs Ronnie Viljoen Gerhardus Martunis Venter Len Noort Johan Jacobs Jano Smith James Saayman Kallie […]

Typical Work Day for The Brooder Crew at MacFarlane Pheasants, Inc.

The brooder crew is always busy at MacFarlane Pheasants, Inc. Crew members are responsible for the youngest chicks on our farm so their work is intensive and important. We have two shifts per day. Day Shift Hours-7:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Night Shift Hours-2:00 p.m.-11 p.m.  A typical day includes both work and communication with each other, […]

What does It Take To Work On MacFarlane Pheasant’s Brooder Crew?

Our job posting for a brooder crew worker lists the basic skills needed to work anywhere on our farm. A crew member needs to be: responsible, dependable, motivated, have organizational skills, common sense, acute attention to detail, have a valid driver’s license, and be able to lift 50 pounds or more. In addition to those […]