BSc Honours Agriculture graduate with around 5 years farm management experience in Arable, Fruit Production, Livestock and Irrigation. I am knowledgable and reliable. I work well independently and as part of a team and have no problem with hierarchy.
Mainly Arable, Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming, Other
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, PA1, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
PA1 and PA6 Spraying Certificates, First Aid, Tractor work including tilling, mowing, rolling, rotivating, corn and bale carting. Mixing TMR's with feed wagon and feeding indoors.Have operated tele handler machinery
Working as a general farm worker on The Rosemead Herd of Aberdeen Angus which is high health herd of prime Aberdeen Angus breeding cattle based in Shackleford near Godalming. On farm duties included assisting the farm manager with mixing feed ration, feeding livestock, cleaning and bedding cattle pens, fencing and other general stockman duties. Other aspects of the role include general monitoring of stock health and occasional calving assistance.
Worked as a farm manager on a 4.5 ha raspberry farm, also included 100 ewe flock of hebrideans, assisted DIY livery so alot of fencing.
Most recents as Assistant Packhouse Manager in fruit/ veg packhouse.
Partner - Accommodation not required
Part of UK Under 40s Fruit Growers Association (NextGen). Member of Croydon Rifle and Pistol shooting club I enjoy outdoor activities including fishing, shooting, birding, hiking. Very active and enjoy sports, play cricket and watch every other!
1.8m, 70 KG
Born and grew up on a mixed farming enterprise in Zimbabwe. The farm was a Tobacco, Citrus, Maize and Birds Eye chilli farm with 250 Brahman x Jersey beef cattle. Previous experience in Farm management, Irrigation and water resource management.
Start: 01/03/2021 Finish: Not Specified