British/Dutch male with a passion and willingness to work with livestock and expand my knowledge and experience. Willing to relocate. Not from a farming background but some recent experience and ready to take on new tasks andchallenges in the industry. Will work anywhere with accommodation.
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
Postgraduate Diploma in Agricultural Sciences and Production Systems ( completion May 2021)
BA Hons in Politics and History
Nature Conservation certificate obtained on a farm.
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Telehandler licence (obtained July 2020)
Dairy farming: tractor with diet feeder, scraper tractor, bedding/feeding/mucking out with telehandler (JCB).
Harvest student: grain carting, topping, tedding, raking, telehandler work. ( modern NewHolland t7 and manitou)
Tractor driving on beef and sheep farm, Exmoor. (feeding, trailer work etc)
Quadbike on sheep and beef farm
GFW during the 2019 harvest: carting/tedding/telehandler. (150 hp to 310 hp)
Small tractor (50 hp) with front loader at home used for tedding/baling and forestry work
Part-time farm worker on dairy farm (current)
Dairy farm work: 1 month on robot farm.
Lambing and calving on Exmoor beef and sheep farm.
Work with sheepdogs at lambing time
Family smallholding: 20-30 sheep.
Work/Help on neighbours' goat farm, haymaking, feeding, mucking out.
Interest in mountain biking, cross country running, rugby, shooting
Part time farm worker on dairy farm alongside studying (09/2020- current)
Harvest student (07/2020-08/2020)
Stockperson on robot dairy farm (06/2020)
Lambing and Calving assistant on a sheep and beef farm + general farm work (03/2020-04/2020)
Arable farm work (grain carting, tedding, general farm work) (08/2019)
Grape picker and vineyard worker (harvesting and logistical support), France (09/2017 and 09/2018)
Occasional farm (goat/cattle/sheep) and forestry worker (summers 2010-2019)
Start: 15/04/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Anywhere if accommodation is provided or available to rent nearby. Although I am quite new to farming, I am a quick learner, keen and passionate about working in the industry.