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Currently responsible for the management of a livestock farm with breeding ewes and suckler cows and previously managed a hill farm in SW Scotland, again with breeding ewes and suckler cows.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNCA
Other qualifications

NCA at Credit level.

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

I have operated most agricultural machinery, combines, tractors up to 360 hp on arable, livestock and mixed units to include diet feeders, straw blowers etc. More lately used machinery involved with livestock, bedders,feeders, etc and working dogs and quad bikes.

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

Managing a livestock enterprise with breeding ewes and suckler cows, previous to that I managed a hill farm in Dumfrieeshire again with breeding ewes and suckler cows, previously mixed farming to include my own enterprise. I have always been involved with livestock, as long as I can remember, having had a small sheep and pig enterprise when at school.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesnone
Pen picture
Relevant health problems
Other Information

Having always been so heavily involved with farming, that has always been my life and because of that I have never really taken too much interest in things outside of farming, not even holidays, just a day here and there, now and again.

Marital status

Widowed without children.

Where are you currently living?
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

I have been involved in farming since a very young age, did some share farming, then my own tenancy, which I gave up after the unfortunate loss of my wife to cancer. After that I have always been involved in farming, to include some very responsible positions and now looking for a challenge again. I have uploaded my C.V. to this document.


Breed and train sheepdogs and occasionaly I like to watch a bit of grand prix racing and snooker on the television.

AvailabilityStart: 15/11/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Don't mind
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