General farm worker / herdsman Looking for full time work. Consider anywhere for work with accommodation but prefer the South West.
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
No formal qualifications just experience. did a countryside management(gamekeeping) btec national diploma course at hartpury college.
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Calving
Milking in 3 different parlours one was a 20/40 swingover parlour milking 700 3 times a day which were housed all year round and the other a 150 organic autumn calving herd using a 18:18 herringbone parlour predominatly grazed and wintered in cubicles, feeding using a jcb tm320s and a keenan mixer wagon, scrapping out sheds, bedding by hand and using a lucas 3 point linkage strawbox and general farm duties including fencing. The newest parlour I milk in is a 36 a side herringbone swingover parlour milking about 320 autumn calving cows. Also relief milk in a 10/20 herringbone parlour.
5 years looking after calves feeding, bedding and general checks before and after school. 1 year milking experience on a 700 cow dairy farm milking 3x a day through a 20/40 parlour. cows housed all year round. did 2 milkings a day for 10 months for experience. 6 years on an 150 organic cow autumn blocked dairy farm. 18/18 herringbone parlour.
May have 1 lab dog maybe not looking to get 1 but not sure when.
go for walks in countryside. Love reading a good book and sometimes loose myself in them.
5 6" height. brown hair and brown eyes. slim non smoker.
During school looked after calves. 2010ish 1 year milking on a 700 cow farm 2011-2017 general farm worker. doing milking, tmr feeding, calf rearing, beef finishing over winter, bedding, scrapping and all associated tasks. 2017-2018 selfemployed on same farm with new tenant farmers that are changing everything. going to 350 jersey cross kiwi cows autumn blocked still 8 week calving. just getting all infrastructure in now and planning for the parlour. refencing the entire farm onto mains electric.
Start: 18/10/2020 Finish: Not Specified
Anywhere as long as accommodation really. Prefer the south west