I am an experienced head herdsman with over 30 experience in dairy farming. Looking for a long term job within 10 miles of Frome, Somerset. Have AI/foot trimming and Advanced Herdsman certificates and excellent herd health skills.
NCA, ANCAM. Trained at Lackham College. Also have AI/Foot trimming and Advanced Herdsman certificates and many extra skills.
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Lantra Telehandler qualified. 30 + years tractor driving experience.
30 years as dairy herdsman. Early job experience with beef youngstock and varied family experience with pigs, goats and llamas!
Married with 3 sons, 2 currently away at university.
Enjoy dog walks, family pub lunches and am Captain of a skittles team.
6" tall. 12st weight.
2015-present head herdsman on 600 milking herd. In charge of milking, herd health, foot trimming, record keeping. 2014-15 same farm as assistant herdsman. 2003-2014 head herdsman on 200 herd farm in Somerset. 2001-2003 - assistant herdsman on 500 dairy herd in mid-Wales. Left to move up to head herdsman. 1991-2001 herdsman on 100 herd farm in Wiltshire. Trained at Lackham College, Wiltshire.
Start: 01/12/2020 Finish: Not Specified
Within 10 miles of Frome, Somerset