CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 92002

Livestock Trader
currently rent grazing land. Looking to expand herd and grow.

Looking for any farm agreement from renting to share farming or other opportunities

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

City and Guilds

Type of farming wanted

Mixed Farming

Other qualifications

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Driving Licence

Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Combine, Baler, Ploughing, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters, Fencing

Livestock experience

Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving

Other equipment experience

general farm work, tractor driving work, carting straw, silage, Hay, potatoes, rolling of grass and cereals, Some ploughing, baling straw, silage, muck spreading, cultivating, bed forming, destoning, planting, lifting, some combine experience, loader work / Telehandler since age of 12, Forklift driving work past 16 years, topping grass, rape stubble, set aside, ditching work, drainage work, fencing work slurry work, worked with agricultural contractors, silage wrapping, mower, tedder, racking, buckraking, chopping silage. carting peat at the age of 12, also done some forestry work.

Other livestock experience

Grew up in and around Cattle as father and grandfather where livestock and arable farmers and contractors

Worked with suckler cows and calf's to finishing cattle. looking after Cows and calves to store cattle bedding of animals, tagging, belly clipping for slaughter plus more, worked with pigs but not breeding side, rest like feeding to picking out pigs for slaughter I've done. sheep work also but I'm more of a cattle person

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

Full time job on farm or estate with accommodation and access to land, Cattle sheds or willing to take on livestock manger duties, open to offers and any agreements. •Planning and organising •Leadership roles •Computing skills (Microsoft office) •Picking / Sorting / trading cattle •Day to day running of farm skills. •Good driving skills •Problem solving •Basic maintenance work

Age

35

Marital status

Single

Nationality

United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?

Scotland

First language

Scottish

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

Mostly farming

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

-

Relevant health problems

-

Farming background

Born and Raised Around Farming. Father Was an Agricultural Contractor and Farmer. My grandad and his brother had cattle, sheep, chickens, crops, some potatoes and some neaps. First job was at 12 / 14 years old on St Fergus moss carting peat and helping at home. I left school on a Friday after my 16th birthday and on the Monday i was offered weeks trail as GFW and responsible for looking after cows and calf's along with store cattle and my experience all started there and from home farm, over the years I've work and gain the experience needed.

I've done 15 years to 16 years of potato's and farm manger duties.

in 2018 i decided to follow my Born and Raised Around Farming. Father Was an Agricultural Contractor and Farmer. My grandad and his brother had cattle, sheep, chickens, crops, some potatoes, and some neaps. First job was at 13 / 14 years old on St Fergus moss carting peat and helping at home. and father so now am self employed and run my own livestock business since 2018 - 2019 over the years I've had salers and Aberdeen angus crosses sold as bulling heifers, store cattle Charolais crosses, limousine crosses, Simmental crosses.

I buy and sell cattle, do all paperwork myself along with spreadsheets.

feel free to ask I have missed anything.

Preferences
Availability

Start: 31/10/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

Scotland

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

Aberdeenshire, Forfar, Perthshire, Moray areas would be great but no preference if given the correct opportunity

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