Qualified and experienced Agricultural and Horticultural Operator seeking a new challenge in the Midlands/South West.
NVQ Level 1,2,3
NVQ Level 3 Agriculture
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Combine, Ploughing, Drilling, PA1, PA2, Other harvesters
Over a career spanning 24 years some of my operations have included working with tractors up to 560HP, all leading brands of combines, spraying and fertiliser operations, Self-propelled forager for AD and livestock operations, variety of different corn drills, precision drills (both large & small seed) and all cultivations. All farm workshop maintenance and fabrications
3 years experience working on a dairy farm alongside arable operations.
Shooting, beating, fishing and motor sports.
No health problems.
Solid background in agriculture and horticulture with a keen eye for detail and a willingness to succeed. Able to work under own initiative and as a member of a team. Consistently meeting targets under tight deadlines. Organisation and implementation of machinery movements throughout the seasons. 18 years 4,500 acre vegetable, arable and renewable energy business Farm Foreman Sprayer application to a very high standard, including risk assessment and management Precision and conventional drilling of crops. Using various types of drills. Accurate record keeping of pesticides, fertiliser and drilling dates. Responsible for all spraying, drilling, fertiliser and cultivation duties. Combining experience and knowledge on a variety of crops using different machines. • Harvesting forage crops for the firms two AD plants with the latest John Deere technology. Organisation of arable harvest schedule. Involvement in crop rotation. Research, development & fabrication of new machinery & modification of existing. Irrigation scheduling and implementation. 3 years 5,000 acre farm contracting business Arable Operator • Undertaking of all farm spray operations • Cultivations from stubble to crop • Drilling of all farms Oil Seed Rape • Drilling of cereals as part of a two-man team • All workshop maintenance
Start: 02/03/2021 Finish: Not Specified
South & South East