Mainly Arable, Other
Diploma in Agriculture and Diploma in Farm Management
Tractor, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters
Beef, Sheep, Lambing
8+ years experience in fresh produce, operating a range of machinery for row cropping - planting, groundwork, harvesting. I have Operated John Deere, and Case mainly.
Some cattle and sheep experience. Crutching, drenching, dipping, weighing lambs. Weighing cattle
I live with my partner in Edinburgh
Spending time with my partner and friends, traveling
I have 8+ years experience working with fresh produce. My most recent role was Crop Manager/Agronomist and Irrigation Manager for a large fresh produce company cropping 2500 hectares annually in New Zealand. I was crop manager for the fresh sweet cron, growing 350-400ha annually. I have Managed harvest crews and operational teams totaling approx 60 people. I am mechanically minded and can perform under pressure achieving targets, quality of produce, crew efficiencies and health and safety. I have had 3 years managing the irrigation of all field crops in my previous role which included broccoli, lettuce, salad leaf, squash, corn.
Start: 05/11/2019 Finish: 31/01/2020
close to Edinburgh