Sample Farm Manager Cover Letter

In this farm manager cover letter, the job seeker focuses on the nature of the work, which is to plan, organize, and oversee all aspects of a farm-from planting and harvesting to public relations, finance, sales and marketing, etc. Such a position may include work from the home office as well as in the field. Good communication skills and customer relations as well as background and training in agriculture are essential. All farm manager cover letters should include the applicants' knowledge of the duties involved and their ability to carry them out effectively.

Gilbert Forrest
19 Barton's Way Road
Cityville, USA 56734

January 10, 2006

Mr. Roland Edwards,
Hiring Manager
Tip Top Berry Farms, Inc.
452 Lotus Blvd.
Landsville, USA 99999

Dear Mr. Edwards:

Thank you for posting the opening for a farm manager on JobBankUSA.com. This is a position I feel equipped to fill and I can begin work March 1, as you requested. I have experience in all aspects of farming, having grown up in a family of farmers and having earned my Bachelor of Arts degree in agriculture from Riverside University.

Could I schedule a meeting with you to go over my resume and to learn more about the requirements of the job as you see it? I'll be happy to come to your office any weekday morning before noon. Please call me on my cell phone: 888-888-8888 so we can arrange a date that works for you. Thank you for considering my cover letter.


Gilbert Forrest

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