Hi , I havea huge passion for livestock I can take on any livestock from calving to lambing also love to get stuck in with grassland and harvest operations, I have over 10 years experience in agriculture, I have a massive aim for progression to take my career as far as I can.
NCA, NVQ Level 1
Mainly Arable, Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
National award and national certificate in agriculture and 1st year diploma in agriculture.
•Qualified in operating telehandler, quad bike, skid steer, articulated wheeled loader and a 360 digger up to 5 tonnes.
•Trailer license to tow behind a pick-up
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Baler, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
•Tractor work Running New Holland tractors with GPS capability: Topping/ grassland operations, round bailing, silage wrapping, field cultivation ready for sowing, transporting livestock, mucking out barns (with Kramer telehandler and skid steer), experience with bale and grain carts and a small amount of combining (New Holland CX8.70).
•Covered the Dairy - milking cows with a 20:20 Herringbone parlour, ADF system and in parlour feeders.
•Calf rearing to include castration, dehorning and vaccinations, as well as treatment of sick animals
•Feeding the Dairy and Beef cattle Using a Kongskilde feeder wagon to load and distribute TMR ration to both beef and dairy cattle, as well as an active involvement within the ration formulation.
•Selecting cattle of the right weight and condition, transporting them to slaughter.
•Fencing work including rappa and permanent stock fencing.
•Daily stock check of the livestock to ensure all is well, water trough maintenance, identification and treatment of sick animals
•Cover other areas of the Farm when required e.g. Weaning pigs, TB testing, sheep fencing, equipment maintenance
Estate, Chichester, West Sussex General Farm Worker/stockman on the Home Farm: 3500 acre mixed farm 200 shorthorn dairy cows, 500 cross bred beef, 600 saddleback pigs, 1200 north country ewes
August 17 / Present
Farm, Bramley, Animal Feed and Farm Assistant 1000 acre arable and hay farm.
August 09 /July 17
•Dealing with customer orders, enquiries and any complaints in the Farm store
•Taking customer calls and fielding calls where necessary
•Keeping track of stock levels and restocking of products when supplies are running low
•Delivering animal feeds, hay and straw to customers using the company Land Rover and trailer
•Assist with 600 acres haymaking on the farm, using the companys New Holland tractor and harvesting machinery
•Ensuring the shop and yard is kept clean, tidy and presentable to customers always
•Assist with the setting up and running of the Manor stand at Cranleigh Show
Start: 01/09/2021 Finish: Not Specified