Assistant Herdsperson from South Devon seeking responsible long term position.
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
Best practice in use of antibiotics (South Moor Vets)
DYI AI ( Shepton Vets)
Hoof Trimming Course (Shepton Vets)
Key Skills IT level 2
Always willing to add more to the list given the opportunity.
Full Car Licence
Dairy, Beef, Goat, Calving
Used a small tractor for scraping out cubicles and this year did a small amount of mowing and raking. Very limited experience but very keen to change this.
Relief milking and general farm worker for local dairy farms for number of years in herringbone parlours. From 90 cow herd up to 280 cows, block and all year round calving. Experience calving cows and herd health including record keeping, Calf rearing with some experience dehorning, castrating and tagging etc.
I am Very keen, hard working, great attention to detail. Have plenty of common sense. I enjoy cow work and would appreciate the opportunity to develop tractor and equipment skills. I take pride in the things I do and a job well done. My Partner and I are working towards having our own Dairy farm or a share farming opportunity. We currently have 4 milking Channel Island cattle and their calves If succesful I would need to bring them with me until spring sales, however I would be available to start straight away pending tb test and moving Non smoker.
Partner who is a herdsperson on a farm in Somerset also a Kelpie working dog in training
Showing our cattle, have taken the Jerseys & Guernseys to county and local shows. Walking Reading
Been around stock since starting work at 13 calf rearing and progressing to milking. I have been farming a small acreage the last few years with my partner keeping a small number of pedigree Jersey's/Guernsey's and some beef animals. We currently have 3 in milk heifers and an in milk 2nd calver plus their calves.
Start: 27/01/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Somerset Devon Dorset