CV reference number: 54605
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Born and raised hill farming in Shap, Cumbria. Have also worked on large farming estate in Oxfordshire.

General Farm work/Hill Farming Sheep/Dairy/Arable. Several years’ experience shepherding, mainly Herdwicks. Lambing.   Transporting, milking, feeding, mucking out Operating farm machinery. Maintaining and cleaning farm buildings and machinery. Experience of Building/Repairing dry stone walls. Digging and maintaining ditches. Erecting and mending fences/gates. Feeding the animals. Mucking out. Caring for sick or new-born livestock. Working Herringbone parlour with Holstein-Friesian dairy cows. 

Enjoy working outdoors in all weathers and with animals. Early mornings.  Honest, reliable, hardworking..

A wish to return back to farming.

Very quick at learning and picking up new ideas/information/details

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

No courses taken, has been all practical farm work

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Tractors Experience of Building/Repairing dry stone walls.

Livestock experienceDairy, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

• 2 years Working with Holstein-Friesian dairy stock • Several years’ experience shepherding, mainly Herdwicks

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age53
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesnone
Pen picture

5'4" 79 kg

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

Am re-locating to Allonby, Cumbria as of 1st March 2018

Marital status

Wife

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

Born and raised (16 yrs) on hill farm in Shap, Cumbria, working with cows, sheep, pigs, horses, as well as other stock. Also 2 years on farming estate Oxfordshire, mainly dairy and sheep

Hobbies

Walking. Photography

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/02/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionNorth West
Where would you like to work?Cumbria
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