An enthusiastic, hard-working individual with a passion for agriculture & dairy farming. Work as an individual or as part of a team effectively, can communicate with staff at all levels within a business. Work in Hampshire/Dorset/Wilts. Self-motivated. Enjoy developing skills in an agriculture.
City and Guilds
Mainly Arable, Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming, Other
- Telehandler/Forklift NPTC Qualification Achieved - Artificial Insemination Qualification Achieved (Friarsmoor Veterinary Clinic) - Foot Trimming Qualification Achieved (Steve Paul) - ATV NPTC Qualification Achieved - Emergency First Aid At Work- (British Red Cross) 2015-2016 Sparsholt Agricultural College Merit achieved in Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Agriculture
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Driven a variety of tractors through previous employment John Deere, New Holland, Fendt and Massey Ferguson. Used various TMR mixing wagons, keenan, siloking, etc. Used Claas, JCB, Merlo Telehandlers for cleaning barns and bedding up. Carting experience, Grass, Mazie, Soya, Poppies, Straw, Manure.
Worked with 550 Holstein/Friesian cows. We have around 200 head of Aberdeen Angus beef cattle and 120 Heifer replacements. Prior to this I was employed on an outdoor pig unit looking after 1500 sows. I was responsible for AI , weening, vaccinations and general feeding and cleaning.
-Family Owns cattle, sheep and pigs has a real passion for livestock - Taken part in cattle showing with Sparsholt College - Enjoys outdoor activities e.g. shooting, fishing
2015- Assistant Dairy Manager for Waitroses Estate - Has to work part of a large team - Responsible for the overall health and welfare standards within the herd - Has to organise team meetings to maintain strength and motivation - Advanced experience of Interherd and DairyPro and Uniform software - Up keep of medical and birth records for all livestock situated on site - Advanced experience in the running of a rotary parlour system - Has to organise weekly visits with veterinary staff and review the performance of the herd - Advanced experience of foot trimming and artificial insemination (AI) - Responsible for the fertility performance within the herd - Involves communicating with staff at all levels - Has to adapt to be able to work within all areas of the farm, providing cover where needed. This includes advanced experience in feeding both dairy and beef cattle, the running of the heifer rearing unit, milking, etc.
Start: 30/01/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Hampshire Dorset Wiltshire Uk wide