CV reference number: 45676
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 Herdsman aged 23 with five years experience looking for primarily Stock based and Dairy work in the south of England. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

- Certificate of Higher Education (Chemistry) - A level's- Chemistry, Maths, History - NPTC Tractor and related operations

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

The majority of my tractor related experience is related to Dairy farming. Yard Related Work: - Feeding: Keenan 365 Mixer Wagon, Schuitemaker Forage Box - Predominantly Tractor Mounted front loaders. - Teagle Straw choppers Grassland work: - Topping - Mowing- Krone Easycut R Slurry Tanking: Majority using medium sized tanker, Broadcast spreading. - Silage and hay raking

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Calving
Other livestock experience

Herdsman - 5 years. I have worked on three different Farms that vary from 250 Friesian Holstein, avg. 10,000 to a Grass based system with 400 3 way crossbred animals Avg. 7,500. I have had a active role within Calf rearing and always look for ways to improve welfare and always look to maintain the best environment in order to reduce spread of Disease and viral infection. Have had a active role in rearing both Dairy Heifers and Dairy crossbred bull up to finishing. Have completed 3 Block calving seasons of which have always aimed and been successful in maintaining a still born rate less than 3%. Also have worked with a year round calving herd. Milking: I have had a array of milking experience working in mainly herringbone swing over parlours. -Always look to maintain scc less than 100 and Bactoscan less than 25. - Have used selective Dry cow therapy. - Have been successful in actioning mastitis detection in order to reduce repeated mastitis incidence in lactation.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving Licensenolicence
Personal information
SexMale
Age23
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

181cm, 84kg

Relevant health problems

none

Other Information
Marital status

yes

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

2010-2014 - Trainee Herdsman- working with 250 Friesian-Holstein avg. 10,000 in 12/12 westfalia parlour, Mainly milking, Yard work and calving. 2014-2016 - University 2015-2016 - Relief Milker - Grass based system milking 450 Friesian-Holstein avg 7,500 in a 32/64 swing over. 2016-2018 - Herdsman - Grass Based System 400 4 way crossbred avg. 7,500 in a 24/48 Fullwood swing over.

Hobbies

For the past 5 years I have been a active member of the Army Reserve and currently am a Troop Commander for a air defence regiment based on the south coast.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 08/10/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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