Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
Animal Science Degree from Aberystwyth University.
Full Car License
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing
Variety of field tractors, John Deere, Case New Holland, Challenger. Scraper (Massey Ferguson) Front Loader (JCB). Some good experience but still lots to learn.
Oct 2016 - May 2017: â€‹ â€‹Wales,â€‹ â€‹UK Worked on a weekly part time basis on large beef and sheep farm alongside postgraduate studies. Position: Farmhandâ€‹ Responsibilities - - Feeding, weighing, shipping, administering medical care to livestock herds. Feeding,â€‹ â€‹weighing, shippingâ€‹, administeringâ€‹ â€‹medicalâ€‹ â€‹careâ€‹ â€‹toâ€‹ â€‹livestock â€‹herdsâ€‹â€‹. - - Assistance during lambing season, tending ewes and newborn lambs Feb - May 2016, Jul - Sep 2014, Jun - Aug 2013: Ranch and Cattle company: in Texas, USA, and a large cattle producer. Position: Cattlehand/ranchhand. Responsibilities - - Rounding up, weighing, vaccinating, branding, weening, castrating and other general herd care of cattle. - Assisting firemen in setting/monitoring controlled burns for grassland pest management. - Water checks and predator culling (of coyotes) - Utilities construction/maintenance of wind pumps/wind mills/water wells and cattle pens. Jan - Jun 2014 Somerset, UK: Farm: worked on a weekly part time basis for two independent dairy farms alongside undergraduate studies. Position: Relief milker and farm hand Responsibilities: - Running milking parlour as relief milker for herd of 100 + cows. - General herd care.
Good at maths and working with computers if that comes in handy. Also interested in drones for farming although not sure if you use them.
British - English
Gym, sport (a bad rugby player and worse boxer!).
6 ft 1. 86 kg. Physically fit.
This includes some some relevant arable experience I have completed. For comprehensive list of my experiences please review CV. There is some more on there. Jul 2018 - Oct 2018: Prewitt Farms: A large arable farm in Mississippi, USA growing cotton, soybeans, maize and rice. Position: Harvest role Responsibilities: - Operating farm machinery to bring in harvest (variety of tractors although I wasn't on the combine). - Laying irrigation apparatus (polypipe). - Monitoring crop health and growth. - Vehicle maintenance/repair.
Start: 14/10/2019 Finish: Not Specified
East & East Anglia