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Recent Ag Sci grad from a mixed cropping farm in New Zealand looking for UK crop and beef farming experience

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Bachelor of Agricultural Science with Honours

Equipment experienceTelehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Tractors up to 240 HP, One spring cultivation season in Canada using Cat Challenger with Trimble GPS and autosteer (240hp) with Lemkin discs , cultivator, rollers , inter row cultivators , One winter season using telehandlers and bobcats dairy farming. One spring cultivation in New Zealand with New Holland TM 140, 160 and T7.220 with Sunflower cultivator, grubber, maxitill, heavy and cambridge rollers. Casual tractor driver at home on TM 140 with grubber cultivator , maxitill , rolling and raking and feeding out in winter.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

One summer milking 400 fresian cows through a 24 herringbone milking shed in New Zealand.  One summer on a beef finishing farm responsible for feeding out, break fencing, pasture management and irrigation. One winter season in Canada on 200 fresian cows indoor barn with 4 lely robotic milkers responsible for rearing calves, vaccinations and feeding cows.  Assisting at home with Sheep flock responsible for pasture management, vaccinations, crutching, tailing and lambing.  Assisting at home with Bull beef responsible for break fencing, winter feed management, pasture management, vaccinations.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving Licenseinternational
Personal information
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SexMale
Age24
NationalityNew Zealand
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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178cm 72 kgs

Relevant health problems

No health problems

Other Information

Highly involved in University Young farmers club. Previous vice chairman

Marital status

Single

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

From a mixed cropping farm in New Zealand where we growth 700 acres of cropping including cereals, grasses, clovers, radishes, borage, linseed , peas and winter feed alongside 300 acres of pastural land with 600 fresian bulls. Previous experience in Dairy, Sheep and Beef and cropping over winter and summer as have just finished my Agricultural Science degree. I am looking at getting more experience in cropping in particular have done summers at home and cultivation abroad.

Hobbies

Health and Fitness, Socializing and the Outdoors

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AvailabilityStart: 01/10/2017, Finish: 31/10/2018
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
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