CV reference number: 62472
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Experience Youngstock Manager rearing 850 calves from birth to bulling weight and 350 bobby calves up to four days old in New Zealand. Currently working as a Herdsperson in Hampshire. Seeking a role that is more focused on youngstock. Some experience in beef and sheep farming. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

First Class BA Honors degree in Advertising and Marketing Communications

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

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

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing
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 (150kg). I was responsible for feeding calves, identifying and treating sick calves, weaning, weighing, castrating, vaccinating, drenching and drafting. Experience de-budding calves in the UK. Confident in identifying lame cows and detecting/treating mastitis. Experience in tailing lambs where I was responsible for vaccinations and loading. Six months experience mustering and processing beef cattle in Western Australia. 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. One year 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, rock climbing, dining out with friends

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 26/11/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Hampshire
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