Sheep, Pigs, Cattle, Goats, Poultry and Equine.
BTEC, City and Guilds
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
BTEC Level-3 diploma in land based technology. City and guilds level-1 and level-2 MMA welding.
Currently studying BA Business Management with Marketing.
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Drilling, PA1, PA2, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Beef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Grassland operations: fert spreaders, harrows, airator, hay turning and rowing, competent JCB Skills and tractor mounted loaders. Muck spreading, had experience of drilling, spraying, keenan, spread-a-bale.
10 years experience with all aspects of prime lamb production (UK and AUS). 10 years experience with all aspects of rearing and finishing Pigs both commercial and rare breed. 3.5 years Cattle experience both UK and AUS, commercial and rare breed.
3 years experience with rare breed Goats and Equine.
As a former Member of YFC I have held various roles: such as programme secretary, County executive Committee, AGM Committee Club Representative, club representative on Cluster Committee. I have also competed in Stock Judging competitions, Winning on different occasions in breeding ewes, Fat Lambs and Prime Beef classes.
Young Farmers, Sport, Socialising, Reading, Shooting. Adventure.
2010-2013 - Part-time shepherd to 2300 breeding ewes and stockman to indoor fattening pigs. Jan 2013-Nov 2013 - Weekend relief Stockman on a 5000 head free range pig fattening unit. May-2013-Oct-2013 - Apprentice service technician at a John Deere dealership. Oct 2013-Mar 2015 - Full time shepherd/ GFW 1500 breeding ewes, Indoor fattening pigs. Mar 2015-Mar 2016 - AUSTRALIA. A.... farms - air seeder operator and general arable farm worker (13,000acre). Landscaping and Paving - general labourer, house demolitions, bobcat operating. J...... Foundation - GFW 30,000 acre 900 head beef cattle station and Butchery. GFW- 5,000 acre, 8,000 head-breeding ewes, 300 head beef cattle. Mar 2016-Sep 2016 - Stockman between two free range pig fattening units and relief arable worker during harvest, AHT-on farm Butchery processing the farms free range pigs. Sep 2016-Dec 2016 - J....... again, same role as before. February 2017-March 2017- farm park- Stockman/Lambing. March2017-June2017 (IOW) outdoor lambing + sole shepherd 2000+Ewes. June 2017- September 2017 Growers - : pea harvest/sampling - free range pig units.
September 2017- July 2020: Farm Park: full time stockman 500 commercial ewes, plus over 50 different flocks and herds of rare breeds, including cattle, goats equine, pigs, as well as a popular Cotswolds tourist attraction.
October 2020-Present: Stockman,Estate.
Start: 01/08/2021 Finish: Not Specified