Experienced farm worker on mixed farms in UK, NZ, Oz, France and Jersey.
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Calving
Spraying by quad and vehicle. Strimming. Towing trailers by tractor (hydraulic dumper, cattle trailer). Scraper tractors. Scraping with bucket. Mucking out with telehandler. CMT. Post rammer. Feeder wagon. Grab. Topper. Bale spike. Pressure washer. Bale squeeze. Small medium and large tractors. Telehandler. Brush scraper. Sawdust dispenser. Hoist. Straw chopper. Automatic scrapers.
Moving animals. Treating animals with injections. Inoculations. Ear tagging. Calf rearing. Roping. Heat observations. Milking. Bolusing. Drying off. Calving. Milking herds in rotary, swingover and regular herringbone parlours. I have milked alone. Heat detection. Dehorning. Spotting and treating mastitis. Resolving milk fever, staggers. TB test assisting.
Travel, weight lifting, martial arts, archery, fishing, kayaking.
Slim but strong. Max bench 90kg, deadlift 130kg, overhead press 50kg.
Confident around livestock. I most like to work autonomously. Have worked in Western Australia on various vegetable farms and a large alpaca ranch. New Zealand on dairy and calf rearing farms. Various UK locations as a dairy farmhand. France and UK on beef farms.
Start: 19/10/2020 Finish: Not Specified