American with experience in raising and handling sheep and managing small-scale agricultural production, looking for farm work in Scotland.
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
Full Car Licence, International
Dairy, Beef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Poultry
Milking and youngstock experience on a 250 Holstein-Fresian indoor/outdoor herd: 12/24 herringbone parlour.
6 months experience with an indoor cattle unit of 450 Aberdeen Angus and Hereford: feeding, scraping, bedding, and livestock wellbeing.
Lambing on two farms in 2020, assisting with difficult births and rearing bottle lambs.
Experienced with care and feeding of cows, pigs, goats, sheep, horses, and poultry. Maintained and administered medical treatment plans to livestock under direction of herd manager.
Established UK resident as an American with dual Lithuanian citizenship, thus have the right to work in the UK without need of sponsorship visa.
Hiking, biking, baking, cooking, handicrafts/wool-working, reading.
170 cm, 10 stone, very active and fit, no health problems.
2019-2020: Worked on a farm in East Germany, helping manage the herds of horses and sheep, pigs, goats, and poultry; oversaw and maintained 200sqm garden.
Spring 2020: lambing, animal care (sheep, pigs, poultry), agricultural production on a smallholding in Angus, Scotland. Created and maintained planting and harvesting schedule for 360sqm garden, responsible for general care and maintenance of plants and beds.
7/2020 til present: working on a 450 indoor cattle unit of Aberdeen Angus and Hereford; typical duties required of animal care and livestock wellbeing. Part-time work in a milking parlour: 12/24 Herringbone parlour for 250 Holstein-Fresian cows and some youngstock care.
Start: 01/12/2020 Finish: Not Specified
Mixed farm with a heavy leaning towards livestock. I enjoy working with plants and animals, though I prefer more work with livestock.