Grew up on a dairy farm, many years experience of dairy cows, sheep, pigs and arable crops. Excellent all round knowledge of farming and farm machinery. Very enthusiastic passion for cattle and horses. Can work on own initiative as well as a good all round team member.
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
Lantra licensed for Tractor driving, loader tractor and chainsaw.
Pennsylvania State University Dairy Production And Management
Florida University of Horse Care
University of Illinois Sustainable Food Production Through Livestock Health Management
BHA Level 1/2/3 Horsemanship , Heat Care, Basic Care
Starting Lantra PA1 recently
Lantra Agricultural Skills
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Baler, Ploughing, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
I have used PZ Zewegers, Lely and Kuhn mower conditioners, PZ and New Holland haybobs, New Holland disc mower, Votex, Kuhn and Agrimaster toppers, Lely, Kuhn and Claas tedders, Lely, Kuhn, Claas and Fella rakes.
Lely CentreLiner, KRM and Vicon fertiliser spreaders, Kidd Bale chopper, Amazon Subsoiler disc combi
Fraser, Malgar, Marshall and Howard muck spreader, Fraser, RedRock, Tullow and Star slurry tankers.
New Holland, Claas, International Harvester and Welger conventional Baler, New Holland, Welger and John Deere Round Baler
Lemken, Kverneland and Dowdeswell Plough, Massey Ferguson, Parmiter, Dowdeswell Cooper disc harrows, Bailey Dump trailer, Maschio Power Harrow
Tractors used, Massey Ferguson, 35, 65, 135, 165, 290, 590, 3060, 3070, 3115, 3125, 6480, 7475, 7480, 7620, 7718S and 1200, Ford, 4000 Major, 5000, 6700, 6600, 7600, 6410, 7610, 7810 New Holland, 7740, 8240, 8340 SLE, TS135, T6080, T6.160, Case IH, Maxxum 5140, 5150, 885 XL, Farmall 55 International Harvester 685 XL, David Brown, 1212, 1190, 1390, 1490, John Deere, 2040, 2140, 3040, 3140, 2850,3650, 7710, 6420S, 6930, Premium, 7430, Zetor, Crystal 10045, 12045, Leyland 272
JCB 3cx, 530-70, 580-60, 525-67, Matbro TR250, TS270, TS280, Manitou 732, 526, Sanderson Teleporter, International Harvester Hough Loader
Calf rearing, Beef and milkers bringing on, Holstein Friesians, Jersey, Hereford, Charolais, Limousin.
Feeding, minerals, mucking out, fencing, strip grazing, identifying any issues, altering diets through observing muck samples, identifying bulling. Lameness identifying, Would like more knowledge in foot care. Bedding , hygiene for cell counts.
Sheep, if they have strike fly, lambing, lameness, general husbandry.
Pigs, reared, husbandry requirements again, fencing.
Ag and Country Shows, cooking, country pursuits, sports. Reading, socialising, Horse, Cow and tractor enthusiast. Irish Setter.
6'2" stocky build, brown hair.
Epilepsy, controlled by medication.
Grew up on a Dairy farm, working with 280 Friesian Holsteins milking, 45 beef calves reared and 250 sheep.
Helped milk, fed, fenced all stock though, mucking out, bedding, TB testing, bedding correct for cell counts kept low. Uddder Cleanliness, health and hygiene of the cow, cleaning teats in
dipping, dagging, and lambing sheep.
Start: 31/08/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Job type, mixed farming preferred, dairy. mix of stock work and tractor work.