CV reference number: 19658
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26 years old experienced arable/potato farm worker, with a Bagrsci Degree from Ucd Dublin having worked in the Uk and NZ mainly on cropping farms.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Bagrsci Animal and crop production, Ucd Dublin

Equipment experienceTractor, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Rtk and gps auto-steer systems, sub soiling, ploughing, mole-ploughing, drilling, de stoning, bed forming, 3/6m power harrows, general arable farm work, discing, hedge-trimming, pivot+swing arm and latteral irrigation systems, Variety of tractor brands, mainly john deere and fendt up to 360hp

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep
Other livestock experience

Dairy cows, sucklers and ewes.  Worked casually most weekends with a local farm of 130 Limx sucklers and 550 ewes.  I grew up on a small 50 cow dairy herd, with extremelly high EBI holsteins primarily for breeding market.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age26
Nationalityirish
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6,1ft , well built

Relevant health problems
Other Information

I have plenty of maintenance experience and am motivated to work for as long as it takes to get the job done. I am reliable to get a job done and have plenty of experience with modern machines/arable practices.woukd see this line of work as a future carrer

Marital status

Sadly single

Where are you currently living?Wexford
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

The following is a list of the farms i have worked on, initially as a harvest casual but gaining much more experience in latter years at most arable and gfw duties. -2011-13: As a student finished a Bagrsci degree in University College Dublin, based on Animal and Crop production majoring in crops. I also worked on 2 farms as a student over this period. A 7,500acre contract farming business based near Swindon Oxs/Wilts. A 3,500 acres arable estate near Leighton Buzzard in Bucks. :2011+2013 harvest at Steve benson farming, Swindon : -2012 harvest at Ascott Estates, Bucks -2013 Autumn/drilling -2014 Harvest -2015 Autumn/drilling -March - June of 2014, I worked on a 1,800 potatoe(mostly rented land) and 3,000 acre arable farm near Basingstoke in Hamps. White water potatoes. - Sept 14 - June 2015 I worked on a 1,300acre farm in Canterbury Nz with a further 300 acres rented specialisng in seed potatoes and small seeds such as kale/carrot/osr/grass-seed. Balle Brothers Canterbury -June-Sept 2015 - I worked on a 2,700 acre farm in a joint venture between 2 neighbouring farms to share machinery, Green track farming/Elton estate farms just outside Cambridge Cambs. July-November 2016 - I worked on a 2,400 acre arable farm, based near Peterborough Cambs. J H Simpson and son. -March - June 2017 at a 400Ha potatoe farm in West Sussex Greenseed international-South coast office. -June - Oct 2017 a 4,500 acre arable estate which is contract farmed by a contract farming business Lakeworth Farming, near Andover Hampshire. I also work casually on a stock farm when i am home in Ireland for a father and son outfit, with 550 ewes and 130 Limx suckler cows.

Hobbies

rugby,astro turf 5 aside soccer etc

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 13/03/2018, Finish: 15/12/2018
Type of jobTemporary
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?anywhere,though accomodation is a must
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