Self-employed man looking for work lambing sheep for the season of 2021. Did 3 lambings in 2020 and stayed on at last sheep farm to do cutting, worming, shearing and dipping etc until mid August 2020.
City and Guilds
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
Hill & Upland Farming & General Farming Part 1 & 2 At Scotec & Scovec Level. (Elmwood Block Release - 1981 to 1984)
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
General Tractor & trailer driving ( hay/silage making) Quad experience.
I have over 30 yrs experience mostly with sheep but other livestock including 2 yrs on a pig farm training 1500 sows, then on going gilts to use automatic feeders.
I was a shepherd/stockman who worked with vets for 13 years of my working life and this has put me in good stead for commercial farming.
Power hill walking to stay fit and i like to socialise but I am a non drinker/smoker
I have 35 years of working in agriculture 13 years of that working in research farms/institutes ie Hill Farming Research Organisation where I trained as an hill shepherd then The Moredun Research Institute where I resumed as a shepherd/stockman for a further 10 years then back to commercial farms. In the last 17 years I have been self-employed all above board with an accountant. We also lambed ewes all year round at The Moredun Research Institute.
Start: 28/07/2021 Finish: Not Specified