CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 91187

Recent graduate currently relief milking and other farm work for 2 dairy farms. One during my final year studies and the summer and the other one just started in the summer. Hoping to develop my career in agriculture and looking for work in the East Midlands area around Newark.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

City and Guilds, BSc

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming

Other qualifications

BSc (Hons) Agriculture with Crop Management at Harper Adams
Predicted 1st degree
Scholarships and awards: Clyde Higgs Scholar (2019), 2nd prize placement award

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Ploughing, Drilling, PA1, PA2, Telehandler/Fork Lift

Livestock experience

Dairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry

Other equipment experience

LANTRA courses

- Tractor driving with trailer/ mounted implements and PTO- 20/05/2017

- Lift truck operator: Rough terrain telescopic loader (pallet and bulk)- 10/06/2017

City and Guilds

- PA1 safe use of pesticides- 7/5/2018

- PA2 safe application of pesticides- 22/5/2019

- Safe Working in Agriculture and Production Horticulture Level 2- 24/11/2017

Other livestock experience

Relief milking on a 120 all year round dairy farm. Also relief milking, calf rearing and general farm work for a 250 all year round farm.

Experience on an open farm, mucking out and feeding as well as dagging, foot trimming and lambing sheep. All other animal husbandry practices.

Easters lambing experience for a breeding flock of 1000 ewes.

Personal information
Sex

Female

Other Information

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Age

23

Marital status

-

Nationality

United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?

No Information

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

Outside of work I play hockey and have helped my friend check her stock and train her sheep dogs.

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

-

Relevant health problems

-

Farming background

Gnosall. June 2021- Current

•Relief milking 250 cows year round calving and calf rearing

•General farm work

Edgmond. February 2021- Current

•Relief milking 120 cows all year-round calving (all milking tasks)

Research Brooms Barn, Bury St Edmunds. July 2019-August 2020 [Placement Year]

•All aspects of arable farming including all the groundwork and taking samples on the plot combine and the machinery maintenance

•Liaising with scientists while monitoring their trials

•Undertake farm visits with agronomists

•Collecting and filing the red tractor information and liaising with the assessor

•Developing a fully traceable chemical stock take and log book (for both sites)

•Setting up a budget and organising the invoices and delivery notices

•Setting up and monitoring my own trial on fungicides in wheat

Farm (National Trust) volunteer work. April 2016- August 2018

•Mucking out and feeding all animals (sheep, pigs, goats, donkeys, cows and chickens)

•Dagging, foot trimming and lambing sheep and dosing ewes with wormer

•Collecting and grading eggs

Farm, (Bedford), grain lab. July 2018

•Working in the grain lab taking samples off the tractors and trailers and lorries

•Product tests e.g. Hagberg, protein test, moisture tests and insect activity

Club (Newport), night club, part-time evening bar work. April 2018- July 2019 (term-time)

Kerry, sheep and cattle farm. April 2018

•Lambing sheep (breeding flock of 1000 ewes)

•Feeding cade lambs and ewes, cleaning out the pens after moving ewes outside

Harper Adams University, Student ambassador. November 2017- to date

•Helping with events with prospective students around the campus

Balsham - harvest worker. July to September 2017

•Corn karting from fields of wheat, barley and oil seed rape. Using JCB to push up grain

•Building game shelters and ewe shearing

Arable Farm, Duxford - work experience. July 2016

•Grading onions and quality control course for potatoes

•Checking potato fields to assess the approximate harvest timing

Estate, arable farm, work experience. June 2016

•Cleaning grain store ready for next harvest

•Checking rat and mouse traps

•Shadowing agronomists

Norfolk, dairy farm work experience. September 2015

Preferences
Availability

Start: 16/08/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

East Midlands

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

Around the Newark area

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