Assistant herdsman/general farm worker. Tmr feeding.
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
Basic foot trimming course done by the g***** vetenery clinic. telehandler certificate. quad bike chainsaw crosscut ting. A. I certified.
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Baler, Ploughing, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
I have been driving tractors and machinery since the age of 11, I have experience with tractors from 20hp to 250hp, I have done mowing, topping, round baling, forage harvester, trailer work, telehander, bit of ploughing, cultivation, pretty much all general farm machinery, TMR feeding for 9 years. I am experienced in animal welfare this includes cows sheep and pigs,
I started milking cows in 1995 in a 16/16 herringbone (around 120 cows) since then i hve looked after youngstock on several farms from calf rearing on wydale feeders right up to feeding finished beef.I have some basic sheep knoledge(fencing and general handling) i have done de horning and castrating, from 2008 to 2015 I relief milked on a 270 cow dairy through a 20/20 rapid exit parlour with auto id and shedding gates. assistant herdsman on a 200 cow organic herd. Currantly assistant herdsman on 160 cow dairy near Malborough,
Im a hard working family man who just wants to live life the best i can for my family and enjoy my job.
wife and 2 children aged 10/11 plus a dog.
walking/ spending time with family. Classic tractor enthusiast.
6ft , 16 stone short hair.
Left school in 1995 and worked on a mixed dairy farm until 2001 when i had a change to being a coal delivery man, I decided to go back to farming in 2003 when i went to work on a 300 acre mixed dairy doing milking and all tractor work (baling mowing straw/bale cart calf rearing etc. in 2006 i decided to try demolition so i had a year driving wheel loaders and 360 tracked machines, in 2008 i went to work on a 270 dairy unit where my role was to do the TMR feeding on a day to day basis i drove manitou telehandlers, also did the fertalizing and groundwork ie powerharrowing/ploughing. in 2016 i worked on a mixed farm doing relief milking and all tractor work including silaging grain cart ploughing cultivating slurry spreading and all stock tasks as well. in late 2016 - 2017assistant herdsman on an organic herd. Currantly assistant herdsman on 160 cow dairy, doing all day to day tasks including TMR feeding.
Start: 01/08/2021 Finish: Not Specified