General Farm Worker with an interest in sustainable/organic practice.
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Ploughing, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift
John Deere/greenstar, cultivations, topping, mole draining, carting
Currently working with a 60 head herd of finishers, bedded indoors over winter
2020 summer worked with a small suckler herd of pedigree british whites on a mob grazing system
3 months on 400 ha, 800 cow dairy farm in New Zealand:
Keen sportsman (rugby) Musician
Grew up on 300 ha arable and beef farm in Lincolnshire, spent school/university holidays working on the farm. Since leaving university in June 2019 I have been gaining practical experience, working short term roles in various agricultural sectors in the UK and New Zealand.
July - September 2019 Worked harvest on a 3000 ha cereals farm in Leicestershire
October 2019 - February 2020 Worked as a tractor driver / milker on an 800 cow, 400 ha dairy farm in New Zealand
February - April 2020 Worked as a tractor driver for harvest on a 77 ha hop farm in New Zealand
I had planned to continue working in New Zealand until Covid-19 related insurance issues forced me to return home.
2020 Harvest worked on a no-till/ sustainable arable operation in Bedfordshire
Start: 19/01/2021 Finish: Not Specified