Experienced stockman, machine operator with experience in estate management, mechanical engineering. Work preferably in the Midlands/South East.
City and Guilds
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
PA1,2 and 2a PA4 Rough Terrain telescopic (lantra) Vet Medicines Transport of livestock Manual handling First aid and NPTC qualified arborist
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Combine, Baler, Drilling, PA1, PA2, Telehandler/Fork Lift, 360 Ticket, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Bateman and JD trailed sprayers Most tractors/telehandlers and horse power Small to large and oversized implements
120-500 cow herds milking in swing over and rapid exit herringbone. Head TMR feeder working alongside nutritionist. Head shepherd of 300 Dorset sponging/winter and spring lambing. Main sprayer operator on 2000 acres of cereal and grass Estate and woodland management
I like to think I have a positive attitude thrive on job satisfaction and work to high standards.
Engaged to a shepherdess we have 1 child and 2 working dogs
Family life , Country activities, restoration projects. Free climbing/surveying for natural England.
Raised on a 120 cow mixed farm. 2006-2008 milking 200 cows and forage duties 2008-2014 shepherd/sprayer operator on a 2000 acre estate, sold the sheep in 2013 moved over to the dairy to help improve the overall standards. 2014-2018 left farming to gain more skills and knowledge in related industries to return to farming.
Currently on a 200 AYR herd.
Start: 11/03/2021 Finish: Not Specified
South & South East
Preferably midlands/south east