CV reference number: 49025
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Young, ambitious South African. From Farming background in South Africa and experience on farms in Scotland. Extremely practical and can handle any stock like temple Grandin. Degree in Agriculture to back up practical skills.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Bachelors of Agriculture (BAgric)

Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Worked with various tractors, on different farms. With front end loader and trailed implements, spike. Used baler. Worked with forklifts, tractor and trailers, drove lorry's.

Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Lambing, Sheep, Goat, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Lamber- Put in charge of lambing shed on sheep farm with 700 Lleyn ewes. Took night time shift in lambing gimmers successfully for a season.Done all aspects of proper stock handling and general stock work such as feeding, bedding, vaccination, prolapse, castration, tagging, marking and herd/flock response, feet,feeding and raising lambs. General farm worker- calved cows on organic beef farm with 100 head of cattle , doing tagging, feeding silage, bedding, foot trimming,vaccination, and other general stock work Milker- on dairy farm in South Africa with 600 Holstein cows on a swing over herringbone parlor. Milking twice a day, doing mastitis checks, feeding,bedding, rearing calves and doing AI

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age26
NationalitySouth African
First languageEnglish
Other languagesAfrikaans
Pen picture

6 ft 13 stone. Lean and hard. Build for endurance

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

Awarded best student for 2016 from Stellenbosch University, regarded world wide as one of the top agricultural Universities across the globe.

Marital status

Single

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

Degree in Agriculture from University of Setllenbosch, South Africa Worked on family citrus farm, with management of fruit quality control, harvesting loading lorry's forklift, trailed implements, tractors and lorry driving, managing 50 Sussex cattle. Lamber/general farm worker- Sheep farm in Scotland. 700 Lleyn ewes. Stockman/general farm worker- Organic beef farm -100 beef cows Milker- Diary farm in South Africa- 600 cows. Worked with 50 Limousin cross cattle and 400 LLeyn cross texel sheep. Worked with 600 layer hens and pigs. All stock duties and shearing work, roustabout.

Hobbies

Music, Boxing, Travel, Friends, Restaurants, Rugby,Hiking, Mountain Biking

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 07/08/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?UK
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