In 2014 I studied a Level 2 diploma in livestock at Easton and Otley Collage. Since completing my diploma, I have continued to progress my knowledge and professional development within a wide range of agricultural settings across Norfolk and Suffolk which include Arable and Livestock.
Pa1 & Pa2 Spray Certificate.
Category H Tracked Vehicle License.
Full clean car license.
Full clean tractor license.
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Baler, Ploughing, Drilling, PA1, PA2, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Dairy, Beef, Pig, Calving
Tractor: Trailer work on Rye and Maize with 18 tonne Larrington trailer behind a fast track 4220 covering Norfolk and Suffolk. Muck carting with Larington Trailers, using a 24 tonne ejector trailer on parsley with a fast track 4220 travelling to a parsley harvester and factory. I have experience using flail mowers on front of a tractor using pto. I am also experienced using cultivation equipment behind John Deere and Fendt's Tractors including using green star and topcon gps
I have experience working on a pig farm looking after piglets, fats, sows. My duties included strawing them up, feeding, injecting the piglets with iron, mucking out with a JCB loader, moving the weaners up to the fattening sheds for preparation before leaving for the slaughter house. I also used a McCormick Tractor to spread fertiliser on grass for silage for the beef heard. I was responsible for giving the Beef Suckler Heard haylage, managing the beef heard when calving, and inseminating sows artificially to get them pregnant.
When working on a dairy farm in 2015 to 2017, I was responsible for;
1. Managing the new born calves, strawing, feeding, and giving warm milk to the calves.
2. Provided straw and feed to the main cattle.
3. Provided feed to the Heifers.
4. Mucked out the cows.
5. Attending to the general cow health.
I am currently training my Cocker Spaniel - Dog training. Shooting.
Farm (June 2021 Present): Working self-employed my duties included Rye and Straw carting as well as general yard duties.
Farm - Suffolk (February June 2021): Whilst working self-employed I completed destoning and trailer work as well as irrigation.
Farm (March 2019 - January 2021)
Work duties over the year included spraying sugar beet with the Batemen rb25, spraying cereals and rape with agrifac condor 36m, power harrowing and 6 furrow plough with a Fendt 720, bowser duties for the sprayer, workshop maintenance, as well as having use of using a john Deere 6155r and Massey Ferguson with similar duties. Gatekeeper for spraying records, driving Fendt crawlers, cat challenger crawlers with heavy equipment behind such a top down, carriers, presses, 9 furrow plough. I also completed; hedge cutting, corn carting, muck carting and telehandler work. I gained experience driving a 770 Lexion during harvest.
Farm, Norfolk Self Employed duties
Mainly Destoning for Carrots, Onions, potatoes, parsnips, also yard work driving a JCB telehandler boxing potatos, plus workshop maintenance on irrigators and destoners
Contractiors,Suffolk (September 2018)
Self-Employment responsibilities: Sugar beet harvesting with a Fendt 724 and vervaet 617 and rebuilding the harvesters for the season ahead.
Norfolk (July 2018 September 2018)
Self-Employment responsibilities: Land cultivation with John Deeres 8000 series on a green star, muck spreading on green star, bailing, corn carting, stacking straw and carting muck.
Norfolk (June 2018 July 2018)
Self-Employment responsibilities included bailing straw, carting straw and muck carting.
Norfolk (March 2018 May 2018)
Self-Employment responsibilities: Destoning, trailer work and telehandler work.
Snetterton, Norfolk (January 2018 March 2018)
I am currently providing self-employment agricultural services for a fencing contractors. My services involve; assisting with dairy, muck carting/spreading, work shop mechanics, dribble bar liquid digestate and chizzle plough.
Construction: Taverham, Norfolk (October 2017 December 2017)
I provided self-employment services where I undertook the movement of construction machinery on a low loader with a Fendt 724.
Attleborough, Norfolk (August 2017 September 2017)
I provided self-employed contracting work where I undertook maize carting, parsley, liquid digestate spreading, land cultivation and irrigation.
Wymondham, Norfolk (July 2017 August 2017)
Tasks included corn carting, topping, flail mowing and hedge cutting.
Contractors: Taverham, Norfolk (March 2017 June 2017)
Responsibilities included; maize drilling, fertiliser spreading around Norfolk as well as carting maize seed, silage and muck.
Dairy Farm Herdsman Apprenticeship: Hapton, Norfolk (March 2015 March 2017)
Whilst working as a herdsman I also completed my Apprenticeship and gained experience within; maintaining tractors and performing mechanical work which involved servicing and washing. I also fed and provided straw to cattle and calves alongside maintain their health and assisting with numerous births of new born calves. My responsibilities also extended to collecting brewers grain from aBrewery, tractor and arable work.
Pig Farm: Hempnall, Norfolk: (2014 2015)
Start: 15/09/2021 Finish: Not Specified