CV reference number: 51366
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Enthusiastic Graduate looking for Agricultural employment in West Midlands.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

Diploma in Agriculture (Dairy & Small stock), BTech in Agricultural management (Crop production distinction), Currently completing MTech (Agronomy) Masters in Sustainable Agriculture Semester exchange with Norway University.

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Telehandler/fork lift, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Basic tractor, trailer, feed mixer and other PSA implement experience on dairy farm in South Africa, calibration and no till drill planting of pastures and forage crops. cutting and bailing hay. Forklift experience in current position (handling imported palletised seed.

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

Managed and milked a 250 head (Holstein, Jersey, Ayrshire and Montbéliarde) dairy herd and milking goat (Toggenburg & Saanen) parlour in the Kwazulu Natal Midlands for an on farm cheese factory. My strengths are animal health and husbandry as well as pasture management. I am currently employed as a pasture and forage technician by a seed company which imports DLF Trifolium pasture and forage seed from Denmark.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, international
Personal information
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SexFemale
Age29
NationalitySouth African
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Red head farmer, 1.8m, not afraid of a getting my hands a little dirty.

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

Moving to West Midlands with my spouse who will be starting a medical fellowship in August.

Marital status

Married, no children.

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

Agricultural college and university graduate. Jersey enthusiast and involved with our local agricultural show as an assistant judge and steward. Passion for the dairy industry and agriculture. 250 heard Dairy farm manager (2 years), Agrichemical Field Biologist (2 years), Technical Officer Pastures & Forage (2.5 years until present)

Hobbies

Horse-riding, tennis, reading, cooking, playing classical music (Contrabass)

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 02/08/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionWest Midlands
Where would you like to work?West Midlands
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