Farm Manager/Stock manager and family currently running a 140 acre mixed stock (cattle pigs sheep) farm on the edge of the Peak District , looking for a step up challenge. Current farm is diversified and open to the public.
Work in Yorkshire/Derbyshire - Scotland/Highlands
NVQ Level 1, BTEC, NVQ Level 1,2, City and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2,3
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming, Other
Animal movement licences and B+E (use of trailer on road) Telehandler, PA1,PA2,PA3a
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Baler, Ploughing, PA1, PA2, PA3, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
I have used all machinery required to keep the farm under control. baler, mower, plough, etc. Have used telehandler,360, etc. but no ticket for 360 .
as well as larger machinery on bigger farms.
As well as above, worked with alpacas, horses, dogs, small mammals, exotics, etc.
Currently run 150 mules
20 head of store cattle
20 breeding sows indooors
350 laying hens
And 309 Xmas poultry
Wife, 4 children,4 sheepdogs Half a dozen pedigree sheep
spend a lot of time with my family enjoying out local countryside . attending shows and stock sales. working and watching sheepdogs. i have an interest in heavy horses but not currently very active on this front
6 ft 1
Born into an inner city family went to college to do animal care, started placement on a city farm and decided it was the job for me. I have worked on farms since trying my hand at most systems including a lambing contractor for a 1000 ewes in Dorset, milking 200 cows for a friend in Devon and various beef, sheep, pig and poultry work at my current employers
Start: 31/05/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Yorkshire/ Derbyshire Scotland/ highland