Hard working and self motivated individual who prides myself of being reliable, trustworthy and approachable. I enjoy working as part of a team as well as on my won the core of my passion sits in the farming industry and I enjoy the challenges and rewards that it brings.
Design technology A
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Use of handler and tractor when needed. For day to day running of farms
Daily use of quad bikes.
Experience with lambing and calving independently indoors and outdoor.
Foot trimming sheep, small amount of shearing. Drenching and worming sheep. Shearing when maggots become a problem to help expose the affect area. Working a dog on sheep on a 200 acre farm on the coast of north Devon.
Dairy experience in a rotary and a 13 aside herringbone parlour over the last 5 years.
Assisted with foot trimming of cattle, tb testing. Caring for sick cows through administration of drugs and drenching when needed.
Very comfortable with all areas of drugs use in the palour with regards to mastitis and e.coli.
Examining results in milk recording results and coming up with solutions of the best action to reduce cell counts.
Trimming Backs and tails of beef stock when brought in for winter. Keeping and eye on condition of beef cattle and pushing them forward ready for market. Sold as stores. Making sure all ear tags are present and correct and medical records and movement forms up to date.
Enjoy hiking and training my dogs If water is around swimming and paddleboarding
5ft 5 10st
Contract Lamber 2021
850 north country mules spread over 2 weeks of lambing.
Live in farm worker. 2018- current
Managed a flock of 200 breeding texel mules and a herd of 60 suckler cows which where later sold this led to rearing dairy X calves.
Releif Miller and calves rearer/general farm hand. 2016-2020
Milked a herd of 250 dairy X cows along with calving. Assisted in the herd management and calve rearing. Use of handler and scraper tractor on a regular basis.
Releif Milker Feb 2017 July 2017
Head night milker of a herd of 800 holsteins on a rotary palour.
Work experience age 15 on a farm lambing 550 ewes indoors. First real taste of a farming job other than friends farms. Went onto a summer job and weekends as and when the farmer required and extra pair of hands.
Start: 01/05/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Happy to work anywhere in the uk