A reliable workforce is essential to a successful dairy enterprise. Dairy farm labour is required in looking after the dairy cattle, cleaning the milking parlour and in production of fodder in the field. The farm labour force should be skilled in their undertakings, motivated, dedicated and as much as possible satisfied. Notwithstanding that the farmer should consider his needs first. If the main responsibility of the employee is milking he or she should be calm, reliable, sober minded, healthy and have a passion for animals. Training or re-training a farm worker is very important.