CV reference number: 62472
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Experienced dairy/beef farmer specialising in young stock. Looking to develop my knowledge in all areas of farming. Especially enjoy working with animals and working outside in all conditions. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

First Class BA Honors degree in Advertising and Marketing Communications

Equipment experienceFencing, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Confident with two wheelers, four wheelers, trucks, trailers. Basic tractor experience.

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

18 months experience with Dairy/Beef/Sheep in New Zealand. Two seasons experience rearing 850 replacement calves and 350 bobbys. I saw new born calves through to R1 and R2s. I was responsible for looking after calves, identifying and treating sick calves, weaning, weighing, castrating, vaccinating, drenching and drafting. I also helped to de-bud calves. Confident in identifying lame cows. Experience in detecting mastitis. Experience in tailing lambs where I was responsible for vaccinations and loading. Six months experience mustering and processing beef cattle in Western Australia. The cattle were almost wild, only seeing humans once a year, some never. I went on a Low Stress Stock Handling course to learn best practice in the yards.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexFemale
Age29
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

165cm, 65kg

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

No

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

Swapped city life and a career in Advertising for farming and have never looked back! 18 months farming experience on a mixed enterprise farm in New Zealand. Two seasons as Head Calf Rearer, rearing over 850 calves. Six months as Dairy Assistant. Often helped with Sheep and Beef. Six months working with outback beef cattle in Western Australia. A love of animals and the great outdoors.

Hobbies

Cycling, hiking, camping, dining out

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 10/06/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Hampshire
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