Farm worker, looking for work with sheep and beef. Will work in any location in the North of England or Scotland. 5 years experience in
looking after mule, Suffolk and texel sheep,
holstein dairy cows and a variety of beef cattle. Extremely passionate about farming and hardworking.
NVQ Level 1,2,3
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
PA6 - Use of Knapsack spraying
Full Car Licence
Tractor, PA1, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Have experience with using massey ferguson and New Holland tractors.
Feeding and caring for livestock. Inspect cows and calves regularly for apparent injury or disease. Assist with robotic milking systems for 200 high-health status cows
Mountain biking Gym
5ft 11in 12st
August 2018 to present day
•Feeding and caring for livestock. Inspect cows and calves regularly for apparent injury or disease. Assist with robotic milking systems for 200 high-health status cows. Prepare cows for milking and maintain a clean and sanitary environment. Experienced with driving tractors and loaders for feeding out, slurry tanking, mowing and siloing. Regularly calf cows and feed out using a TMR system. I have an interest in good animal nutrition and keen to always learn new techniques in any aspect of agriculture. I regularly treat animals and vaccinate against Lepto and BVD.
September 2017 December 2020
West Marton, Skipton
•Under my apprenticeship I fed and cared for sheep and beef cattle on a part-time basis. I assisted in managing a flock of 400 mules and have experience of lambing indoors and outside. Assist in the rearing of 100 store cattle and manage a small herd of Belted Galloway cows. Experience of calving outside. Duties include animal husbandry with experience of vaccinating. My duties also included fencing and hedge planting for water catchment scheme.
December 2015 August 2017
Cross Hills, Skipton
•Worked prior to leaving school during the holidays and weekends and then started my Agricultural Apprenticeship. Assisted with 200 suckler cows and lambing 300 sheep. Duties also included rearing 2000 bed and breakfast pigs which didnt give me enough time to work with variety of livestock. I realised that my passion was for sheep farming and cattle hence my move to Skelda Farm.
Start: 23/04/2021 Finish: Not Specified
North of England or Scotland