CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 95515

Experienced herdsman milking 370 cow herd in Cumbria looking to relocate to Scotland, within an hour's drive of Kirkcaldy.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

BSc

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock

Other qualifications

-

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor

Livestock experience

Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry

Other equipment experience

Experienced milker. Mostly just drive quad bikes and scraper tractors

Other livestock experience

Milking, foot trimming, AI, calf rearing, calving, dealing with vets, fertility protocols

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

-

Age

36

Marital status

Separated so just me.

Nationality

United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?

Cumbria

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

Eat and sleep and see my three kids as often as possible

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

5'8", 13stone

Relevant health problems

None

Farming background

Grew up on small family in Northern Ireland. Got a degree from Harper Adams University College. Been on my current dairy farm for 5 and half years. Only seeking to move for family reasons. Currently milk 330 every day in a 16:32 herringbone parlour. Responsible for getting cows in calf to AI and treating/prevention of lameness. Also treat sick cows and record antibiotics and treatments. Previously I have managed a 260 cow Jersey herd (Feb 2013 to May 2015) and worked with a 360 cow spring calving herd (May 2015 to Dec 2016). Passionate about grass management and milk from forage.

Preferences
Availability

Start: 15/06/2022 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

Scotland

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

Within a hour's drive of Kirkcaldy, Fife. Dairy or Beef.

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