Hardworking, honest, reliable male looking for general farm work on mixed farms or seasonal work with a contractor. Always ready to learn new skills. Work in Shropshire.
Mixed Farming, Other
First diploma, national diploma in agriculture and diploma in higher education. Chainsaw qualification PA1.
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Baler, PA1, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Beef, Sheep, Lambing
Subsoiling, power Harrow, rolling, corn cart, bale cart, muck cart, silage cart, muck spreading, batch drier, mowing, tedding, raking, had experience with Manitou, JCB, Merlo and pivot steer telehandlers, Keenan feeder wagon, straw choppers, slurry tankers, grass toppers, quad bike experience and also broom and a shovel. I also have my B+E car/trailer licence.
I have worked on intensive beef enterprises feeding the stock with a Keenan feeder wagon, bedding with a trailed straw chopper, on other husbandry tasks involved with beef cattle and their handling. I have experience with lambing and worming of sheep and other husbandry tasks involved with sheep and their welfare. I have also been responsible for checking livestock out in the fields with a quad bike.
Married 1 child
Interest in classic tractors and machinery, and going on holidays to the Lake District with my wife, son and dogs.
Although not from a farming background, I have been involved with farming since I was 8 years old. Working on a family friends mixed farm any spare minute I had. I have had experience in mainly mixed farms but also an all arable farm in Suffolk and Buckinghamshire.
Start: 20/04/2021 Finish: Not Specified