CV reference number: 60250
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Welsh herdsman 31 with 14 years experience in dairy industry. Looking for work in West Wales. I have worked with some large units and small units. I am welsh speaking and have good  Communication skills. I also like the record keeping side of farming.   i have a massive drive for milking cows and getting most out of them thought good stockman ship and giving attention to the small thing that go a long way to cow comfort. I also like the  Financial side to farming money is a massive part of our industry can’t be over looked at all. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNCA, NDA
Other qualifications

AI advanced foot trimming

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Have done a lot of grass land based work and large tractors silage work. I have also been a yard worked feeding with a wagon and bedding up with tractor, bobcat and telehandler

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Have 14 years experience in large and small units Have a lot of experience in heard health and improving cows through this to produce more milk with healthy cows. My current job is 150 cows milked 3x day through a 8/16 parlour. Farmed organically

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age31
NationalityWelsh
First languageEnglish
Other languagesWelsh
Pen picture

5’7 15stone

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

From a non farming background went to college worked in Holland on a placement from college. I have a massive drive for heard health and how this affects the profitability of the farm

Marital status

Wife and 3 children. Our family’s are from Carmarthen so would love to be closer to home

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

I have worked for welsh agri collage as a heardsperson looking after there heard of 250 BFx autumn carving heard milked through 20/40 then moved to North Somerset to farm with velcort for the university of Bristol with a heard of extreme Holstein cows given 10000l+. Whilst at Bristol I had the chance to learn and to put in to practice the responsible use of antibiotics in dairy cattle. This farm was 200 cows milked 2xaday through a 24/24 on sand beds with all heifer calves kept as replacements to grow heard. Then moved to a organic farm to focusing on heard health to aid the farms profitability from brining back the vet costs with out damaging heard health. Tudor farm has 150 organic FRXH milked 3xaday giving 8500L through a 8/16. I have 6 years experience in in AI I have 13 years experience in foot trimming I have a good knowledge of parlour maintenance and reapers I

Hobbies

Fishing and family time

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/04/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionWales
Where would you like to work?West wales
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