CV reference number: 34004
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Experienced 1st Class BSc Graduate. All aspects of Livestock management.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Bsc Agriculture -1st class.

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Tractor and trailer and grass maintenance, some cultivations.

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

5 + years experience lambing and shepherding duties. Intensive and extensive poultry rearing experience. This includes being the sole night lamber for a flock of 1100 mule ewes and ewe lambs.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age22
NationalityUK
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Relevant health problems
Other Information

I’m aware my CV is somewhat varied, however having had an eye opening experience in intensive farming, I feel the time is right for me to move back into full time livestock work, particularly shepherding. Throughout my other jobs I have remained passionate about the sheep industry, as shown through my continued night lambing whilst still working full time elsewhere.

Marital status

None.

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

After just over a year in the poultry industry, and having experienced intensive production, I decided it was time to pursue other opportunities. This has resulted in me getting back to what I really enjoy; working with grass based livestock. I have had sole responsibility for the night lambing of 900 ewes, alongside providing assistance with all aspects of their husbandry. I have also erected permanent and temporary (electric) livestock fencing, been involved with EID recording and record keeping, and multiple other tasks associated with modern livestock farming.

Worked  on a 1300 head flock of both indoor and outdoor lambing ewes, This included a small pedigree flock.Extensive experience was gained in every aspect of husbandry from lambing through to slaughter, including the selection of lambs for slaughter, worming, lameness treatment and crutching, and the design and use of new livestock handling areas.

Hobbies

Rugby and cricket - watching and playing, country sports.

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AvailabilityStart: 01/01/2019, Finish: Not Specified
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Preferred regionAnywhere
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