Dairy manager. Experienced in large herds. Managed intensive herds upto 1300 cows on 3x and currently 650 spring block grazed cows. People and profit focused.
NDA, NVQ Level 1,2,3
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Full Car Licence
Tractor, Ploughing, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Calving
Tractors Loaders Atv
Managed herds from 200 to 1300 cows on intensive and grazing systems. Experienced with conventional and organic milk production. Experienced people manager and profit focussed
Wife and 2 year old son
Ride motorbikes. Family time.
Managing 1000 acre organic farm operating as a 600 spring calving dairy extensively grazed New Zealand style system 5500 litres with 4000 litres from forage. All youngstock reared. As manager I am paid a salary and a percentage profit from the farm. And have autonomy of the day to day running and budgets, financials, cropping and staff. Previous: Manager for an expanding 1000cow Holstein herd and 400 replacement heifers on one site in Somerset. This is a family run business with three directors overseeing the whole business including a butter and cheese producing enterprise. However, the dairy enterprise is the main focus as a profit centre.
Start: 31/10/2020 Finish: Not Specified