I was brought up as a shepherds son and as such farming was instilled in me I have had many jobs in my life but want to end my career working on a farm as this is where my passion lays. Work Scottish Borders.
NVQ Level 1,2,3
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
Standard grade English, Mathematics, Science and craft & design.
Full Car Licence, LGV C+E (UK Only)
Tractor, Baler, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Slurry spreader, mower, topper muck spreader, telehandler, JCB, feeder wagon, Tractor operations, Leading in trailers silage/straw, Topping/slashing (thistles/bracken), Ploughing, Mowing (silage/hay), Rolling, Machine maintenance, Welding (arc/MIG)
I have experience working with both sheep and cattle and all husbandry duties required to look after these animals. Including lambing/calving dosing injections and feeding of all livestock. Cattle stockmanship (injections/calving/bedding/feeding/and record keeping)
I have a genuine love for agriculture and want to get back into the agricultural way of life. as I am currently working in a drayman for a local brewery but long to back out in the elements.
I have a 16 year old son who lives with me
I am a keen reader and like to learn new things.
I am 6ft 2inches 13.2 stone
no health issue's other than wearing glasses
I was brought up on farm all my life and went to collage at 16 achieving NVQ 1,2 and 3 since then I have worked mostly with Suckler Cattle and also sheep and a lot of tractor work harvest work and general duties, Also fencing dyking and welding also building and machine maintenance.
Start: 08/03/2021 Finish: Not Specified