CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 95389

Experienced Welsh Shepherd & team of dogs! Managing 3000 hill ewes and followers. General flock & tractor work. Experience with cattle. Team of dogs are experienced in; lambing, shedding, hill gathering, pen work & general field work.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

Not listed

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock

Other qualifications

-

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Baler, Ploughing, Drilling, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing

Livestock experience

Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving

Other equipment experience

General tractor work; feeding stock, direct drilling, carting stock, carting, fertiliser spreading &

fencing, baling, cultivating, slurry spreading, telehandler&loader experience

Other livestock experience

Currently Managing general flock work; lambing, FEC & appropriate drenching, shearing, dipping,

vaccinating, rotational grazing etc

- Working within a team but also autonomously

- Sorting and picking finished lambs in the summer/autumn and for the store market in the

autumn/winter.

- All dog work; moving mobs between blocks, gathering the hill & pen work

- Previous experience of calving & general cattle work

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

-

Age

29

Marital status

Partner & young child

Nationality

United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?

Pembrokeshire

First language

English & Welsh

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

Train sheepdogs & huntaways

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

-

Relevant health problems

-

Farming background

2010 - Began working fulltime on Family Farm; Beef, sheep & pedigree British blues.

2011 Working in New Zealand for 6 months (Nov-May).

2012 Returned to Wales part time on family Farm & part time at local Dairy Farm.

2013 Began Direct drilling on the home farm and contracting elsewhere in the local

community

2015 Returned to New Zealand for 6 months (Oct-April).

2016 Returned to Wales full time work on Family Farm.

Managing the daily work for 3000 ewes & followers on an extensive grassland

system.

Mixed Hill & Lowland Farm using a NZ RomneyxWelsh hill breeding ewe.

Grazing system- rotational grazing.

Emphasis on low cost system, less fertilizer, rotational grazing, breeding an efficient

ewe.

Preferences
Availability

Start: 31/05/2022 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

-

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

Scotland or Wales

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