Scottish stockman and general farm worker. Experienced shepherd and cattleman as well as tractor work and fencing.Work Aberdeenshire.
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Combine, Baler, Ploughing, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
All types of tractor work, tracked fencing hammer, excavator, forklift, towing heavy loads, combining, cultivating
Extensive shepherding, both in UK and Australia - lambing, banding,foot care and general health, shearing and selection, working dogs.
Dairy - milking and calf rearing.
Beef cattle - pasture management and feeding, foot care and general health check, de-horning, selection.
Shooting, stalking, running and horse riding
April 2019 Present
Stockman. Farm Worker/Fencing Labourer
Duties Livestock management, pasture management, water and drainage, Transportation of hay and straw and feed, cultivating, shearing, working dogs, general yard maintenance and grass, shrubs and tree care. Fencing both on the farm and outside agricultural and residential. Transportation of heavy loads. Vehicle maintenance and repair.
March 2018 March 2019
I spent a year working around Australia to experience farming in a different environment.
•Large scale sowing Broadacre
•Cattle station worker
•Dairy farm worker
•Stable hand at racing yard
October 2015 February 2018
General Farm Worker
•caring for cattle including, feeding, vaccinations, cleaning, general health care and selection and preparation for market.
•Tractor work including ploughing, cultivating, combining, carting grain and baling.
•Routine maintenance and repair of farm machinery
Dec 2013-September 2015
Banchory - Devenick
General Farm worker/ Milker
•General farm work
Seasonal Harvest Worker
March 2008 - 2012
Gowanwell, Crudie, Turriff
I spent time as part of my studies in shepherding here each lambing season. Duties included:
•General care of herd
•Tagging, banding, vaccinating and worming lambs
•Moving ewes and lambs to pasture
•Crutching for slaughter
Start: 11/10/2020 Finish: Not Specified