Experienced shepherd looking for work, hard working and reliable, good timekeeper. Work in Scotland.
Rough Terrain Forklift Certificate Quad Bike Certificate Level 2 Welfare of Animals During Transport Certificate Agriculture Tractor with Trailed Implements & Loader
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Beef, Goat, Sheep, Lambing
I have driven most general farm machinery for over 40 years. I am confident and competent with quad bikes, kabota, and landrover with trailer.
Farmer and farmers son, 25 years, 1800 ewes, 80 cows specialising in Blackface sheep breeding and showing. A few shepherding positions responsible for 900 to 1300 ewes and cattle.
Experience with EID in sheep and cattle. Accustomed to keeping detailed records of livestock movements and medicines.
Interest in pasture management.
Height 5' 10", weight 11 1/2 stone
I am a shepherd with years of experience on a few different hill farms in Scotland; having spent my younger life on my fathers farms, mostly near Comrie, Perthshire. I am very good at picking stock for breeding, selecting fat lambs for slaughter and achieved high lamb percentages.
Start: 20/10/2020 Finish: Not Specified