Technical leaflet: Working conditions of dairy farmers
Agriculture in general and dairy farming, in particular, are very demanding sectors in terms of work. The annual workload, the day-to-day activities and the physical aspect of the work all need to be considered. The size of the dairy cattle is increasing steadily all around Europe, activities are diversifying, administrative tasks become more numerous and complex. However, workforce resources are not increasing as
fast, or are even decreasing in several countries.
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