Silver Fern Farms
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Silver Fern Farms Employee Review

Productive fun

3.0
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23 November 2016
Worked hard with good people. Learnt heaps good training.I enjoyed the challenges everyday. Hardest part of job was learning the harder jobs and getting speed. good place to work.
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3.0
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3.0
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Pros
cheap meat
Cons
short days
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