Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
I have worked for a large farm animal nutrition company for 6 years, up until now. I deal with lots of different types of farmers on a daily basis
I have my SQP, which means I can advise farmers on animal health issues and sell medicines. I have been on many farm animal nutrition courses.
Full Car Licence, LGV/HGV Truck
Tractor, HGV1, HGV 2 and 3
Sheep, Lambing, Poultry
Class 2 hgv licence
Limited tractor driving experience
Always been involved in horses and sheep. I own my own flock of Blue Leicesters. Which I have built up over 10 years.
I have done a lot of lambing work on various farm, some of these farms I have returned to for many seasons in Scotland and Norway.
I have working sheep dogs which I have trained and use during lambing time.
I have my own horses and have worked in Scotland, England and Ireland with a range of different types of horses.
I have worked for over 10 season with our local fox hunting pack so used to long days and transporting animals by lorry. I have work experience on a large sheep whilst travelling in New Zealand
Hunting County showing of horses and sheep Various sports, running, cycling, swimming. I love to travel whether it be through work or on holiday
5 foot 8 inches in height
No health problems
From a farming/hunting/horse/sheep background.
Gained SQP in business studies at Borders College (1997-1999)
Worked for a forestry company in the offices (1997-1999)
I worked in the south of England for a hunting family and had full responsibility for their children and horses (1999-2001)
Worked in Ireland for 3 years (2001-2004) with horses.
Completed 10 years of lambing on 2 different farms in Norway. (2011-2020) Also 15 years lambing on various farms in Scotland, indoor and outdoor. (From hill lambings to pedigree, days and nights)
I worked for 5 seasons with shearing sheep in Scotland as a wool handler (2014 -2019)
Still working seasonally with local hunting pack where I have full responsibility for all horses.
Currently work for a large livestock nutrition company.
Start: 15/04/2021 Finish: Not Specified
I am happy to to travel