Experienced herdsman looking for work in the Devon and Cornwall
Full Car Licence
Tractor, PA1, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Telehandler operations, general tractor work including yard scraping and feed rationing (TMR), field work including slurry spreading and dung spreading and rolling, teddering. Pre mowing
Dairy herdsman for 8 and a half years (beef and lamb for 3 years prior), experience of 250-310 milking herds, heifer rearing and calf rearing, stock work, bull stud, AI, health checks
Partner and one son (currently aged 2)
I enjoy rugby and kayaking and spending time with my family. Generally being outdoors.
No health problems
2013 - 2014 : 260 organic milking herd, progressed to herdsman, calf/heifer rearing - farm re-tendered 2014 - 2015 : 250 milking herd, intensive indoor unit, herdsman 2015 - 2017 : 250 milking herd, herdsman, calf/heifer rearing - opportunity to gain experience in New Zealand 2017 - 2018 : 310 milking herd, herdsman, calf rearing - visa expires April 2018 and want to return to UK. May 2018 to current date herd manager in West Cornwall.
Start: 01/02/2021 Finish: Not Specified