CV reference number: 43540
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Herd manager/farm manager 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNCA, NVQ Level 1,2, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

Ai and foot trimming certificates

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

Spent 3 seasons on arable unit using large loaders and tractors experience using a quad trac and CAT Challenger

Livestock experienceDairy, Calving
Other livestock experience

Spent most of my time in agriculture on dairy farms working in large units have experience of mananging grazing herds and using a plate meter and agrinet previously employed on a 1500 spring calving unit responsible for all grass and feed budgeting decisions

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

Recently been in the farmers weekly been involved in grazing groups and trips to Moore park

Marital status

Fiancé and a newborn baby

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

Been working on farms since I was 14 have experience with machinery but mainly cows have managed high input herds but last 8 years has been in grazing herds ranging from 300 - 1500 cows on block calving systems 2007 ray pole Somerset herdsman 300 cows Milking Calf rearing Record keeping Vet visits Mastitis detection Herd health work 2008 josh Stratton young stock manager 300 dairy and 300 beef Calf rearing upto 2 years Record keeping Herd health Vet visits Heat detection Relief milking 2009 Simon Elliot once a day herd manager 260 cows Milking Herd health Vet visits Heat detection Grass land management Feed allocation Calving Calf rearing Fencing Discussion groups Ai 2013 mat Venables unit manager 500 cows Milking Calf rearing Herd health Vet visit Heat detection Grass land management Fert spreading Mowing Staff management Arrange contractors Record keeping Discussion groups Ai Foot trimming 2015 sansaw grazing manager 1500 cows Grass budgeting Feed budgeting Grass allocation Herding Milking Foot trimming Herd health work Discussion groups Farm visits 2017 currently running two dairy units for a family in Herefordshire on a conversion to a grass based system


Football dog walking socialising spending time with family and freinds

AvailabilityStart: 29/05/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Shropshire Cheshire
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