English 2nd year agriculture student at Harper Adams. Work anywhere.
3 A levels in Business studies, ICT and Biology. 11 GCSEs grade A*-C including English - B and Maths
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Experience of operating TMR feeding systems using tub and barrel feeders with telehandlers and weighing systems. Grass, bales, maize and wholecrop harvesting using modern equipment both on fields and A roads, as well as maintenance and servicing of kit. Tedding, mowing, raking and carting of crops all undertaken.
Grew up on a dairy, beef and sheep farm and been involved with everything from daily milking to TB testing, worming/fluking, dehorning, weaning etc.
2009-present. Home Dairy Farm with sheep and beef side enterprises. Milking 170 through a 2016 16/32 auto ID Delaval parlour. Feeding, fieldwork and roadwork all done with modern loader tractors. Stockwork done with family using atv. Fencing and all machinery maintenance done in house too.
Sept 18-Sept 19. Dairy Farm
Milking and tractor work using TMR feeding system and Kramer telehandler to optimise milk yields through accurate feeding using weighcells on diet feeder. Milking 100 pedigree holsteins and managing younstock with auto calf feeders.
March 20-May 20. Lambing season in Launde.
Working in a lambing team doing long hours lambing 2000 sheep indoors on high intensive TMR fed system. Checking sheep 24hrs a day (often night shifts) and cooperating with team members to ensure all sheep lamb safely and are marked, sorted and penned up according to farm protocol.
June 18- sept 19 (seasonal) Contractors, Lancaster.
Operating heavy machinery involved with civil construction mainly in quarrys around the NW. Strict H&S procedures had to be met and team work was essential to get the job done well. Plenty of time on the hand shovel too and constantly keeping the work environment clean and respectable on site.
Start: 15/07/2020 Finish: Not Specified
Anywhere in mainland UK