Herdsman looking to progress his career. Work in the South West.
City and Guilds
foot trimming certificate medicine handling certifiate
Full Car Licence
Dairy, Beef, Calving
standard cattle fencinf
moving cow, heifers and beef animals on a daily ba sis
References can be provided by my current farm owners our farm vet and our other herdsman.
Live with partner and our three children
2017-Present. Second Herdsman of 300 cow dairy farm, AYR calving with followers and beef. My current role involves milking, testing and administration of colostrum, dry cow management, general yard duties, some foot trimming and full responsibility for herd heat detection, a.i and farm fertility. 2015-2017. Genus r.m.s technician. After 6 weeks of heat detection and a.i training at farms all over the country my role varied from the management of fertility on 1200 cow units to a.i calls to much smaller farms giving me the opportunity to appreciate many different dairy farm techniques and ideas. 2014-2015 - Youngstock worker on a autumn block calving unit. After growing up on my Parents dairy farm till it was sold in 2001 this was my first step back into dairy farming. My role involved calving cows, calf rearing and genaral youngstock duties.
Start: 31/05/2021 Finish: Not Specified