Worked as a relief on a dairy farm for two years alongside my day job, this included milking and general yard work ie feeding, bedding, scrapping. I have now decided that I would like to pursue a career in agriculture. I am looking for a temporary/harvest job to widen my experience.
Mainly Arable, Mixed Farming
NVQ Level 3 in Electrical installation.
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift
General day to day equipment experience on a dairy farm. This included operating a tractor and feeder wagon, Telehandler, bale spreader, scarper tractor and occasionally silage bale carting.
Milking through a 24/48 swing over parlour, helping with TB testing.
2018 - 2020 - Relief herdsperson on a 300 cow organic dairy farm. Milking twice a day through a 24/48 swing over parlour. This also included, feeding with a tractor and feeder wagon, bedding up loose housing beds with a bale spreader and a telehandler, scraping the yard and temporary strip grazing fencing. Other duties included measuring grass with a plate meter, fencing, injecting and vaccinating, assisting during calving, checking dry cows, assisting when TB testing and occasionally carting silage bales during silaging.
Start: 13/06/2021 Finish: Not Specified