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WHERE IS THE CRYSTAL BALL AT 18?   Now everything its so expensive!  I am a farmers son from the Nottinghamshire/Lincolnshire border

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsMSc
Other qualifications

AVCE Double Award in Travel and Tourism CD BSc (Hons) Leisure Management with Heritage Management 28/09/1984 born the son of a beef and arable farmer!

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

I have limited experience with tractors and telehandlers,but regular use of lawn mowers so I do use some machinery. Whilst my Dad was sick after I graduated I also worked on his farm for 6 months doing the power harrowing in the autumn and working with the farm worker looking after the cattle feeding and bedding every day and mucking out.

Livestock experienceBeef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

I have been around beef cattle since a child growing up on my parents farm, and when I go home to the farm I help feed and bed down the cattle and also sort out any fat cattle and read ear tags. Plus I have helped on friends dairy farms in Oxfordshire a few days and in Shropshire too.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age31
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft, 11 stone

Relevant health problems

I am fit and healthy

Other Information

I am a farmers son from the Nottinghamshire/Lincolnshire border who decided to go into Heritage Tourism. However now I am in my 30's I am keen to get experience on farms away from home and do this with out the great expense of academia!I I really home someone will take me with limited experience and no Agricultural qualifications, I am keen worker and want to be out side and get my hands dirty for a change. I hope there is someone out there to make my dreams come true!  I did compete in competitions in young farmers and won Junior Beef Stock judging.

Marital status

No

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

I attended Writtle Agricultural College in Essex and studied Leisure and Heritage Management from 18 and have been a tour guide and house manager since. I don't have any Agricultural qualifications but I have experience helping on my parents mixed beef and arable farm and also friends farms too. I am keen to find work on other farms around the country to give me experience of other farm businesses and other people, as a tour guide and house manager I have enjoyed working with other people. My dream job now would be outside, getting dirty at work for a change and working with other farmers and with animals and machinery. Whilst in Oxfordshire I have done half a dozen days voluntary work learning to milk on a large dairy farm, also helping on friends dairy farms too with milking. I am currently based in Oxfordshire where I am a tour guide and Blenheim Palace however I am willing to move around and see the country. I hope that someone will give me time to train me up as I have limited machinery and tractor experience although I am used to being around cattle and horses, I would also like work with pigs too. I hope to at some point work for a contractor as well. All I need now

Hobbies

I go to young farmers, horse ride, hunt and dance. Nottinghamshire FYFC: Collingham Young Farmers 1999-2005, Caunton Young Farmers Club 2005-2011 Oxfordshire FYFC: Bicester Young Farmers Club 2011-2013 Nothamptonshire FYFC: Oundle Young Farmers Club 2013 Oxfordshire FYFC: Enstone Young Farmers Club 2014 to Present.

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AvailabilityStart: 31/08/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?England
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