Background in dairy farming and tractor driving. Enthusiastic and always keen to learn more.
Mainly Arable, Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
Diploma of higher Education : Rural enterprise and Land Management
Studying towards AMTRA Farm animal medicine
A level : Maths, Physics and Economics
Asbestos Awareness Level 1
Control of Substances Hazardous to Health
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Baler, Drilling, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Some work on a chaser (not automatic), with Valtra tractor.
Scraping out on a small john Deere
Telehandler experience including stacking bales
Carting Maize and sugar beet including self loading from the forager and harvester
Some light cultivating
Genie cherry picker
Familiar and comfortable around suckler calves and larger dairy cows. Milking 200 ish cows ( Jerseys, pedigree Holsteins and Brown Swiss) twice a day predominantly independently on a 12/24 swing over parlour.
500 cows milked through a 22/22, three milkings a day
150 cows milked through 6/6 parlour
Lambing 4000 indoor and outdoor ewes in shetland
Lambing 3000 indoor ewes
Lambing 350 indoor ewes
Single, I will need the accommodation to be dog friendly (1 working Collie x Kelpie 2.5yo and 1 Jack Russell 17yo)
Play hockey and rugby, occasionally go to relevant events and talks, visit the pub and walk the dog, shooting and beating in the winter season
Horse and stable care and maintenance, small scale chicken hut cleaning.
Management position at an e-commerce company.
Sports activity supervisor for Cherwell District Council for 5 years.
Land agency experience on an estate and in office.
Understudy to local game keeper
Working on large commercial dairy farm
Cereal harvesting, drilling and cultivating
Start: 21/11/2023 Finish: Not Specified
Dairy, beef or sheep, tractor/ harvest work in the summer