CV reference number: 45761
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Agricultural professional with extensive knowledge and experience in a large variety of crop management, fertilisation, equipment maintenance, field preparation/cultivation, crop rotation and all aspects of dairy herd. An unerringly strong work ethic, focus and self-motivation to stay at the forefront of the agricultural sector combined with successful team management is never compromised on. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Artificial Insemination (certificate) Hoof trimming (certificate) Dairy apprenticeship. Awarded Dairy Farmer of the Year 2005 - Nestle Zimbabwe Extensive knowledge of crop farming from land prep to harvesting. Extensive knowledge of livestock rearing along with necessary nutritional and welfare needs. Counselor certified.

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

17 years Farm Management/Owner/Directorship Heavy Duty Vehicle License - Yes 30-tonne transport/logistics - Extensive experience Tractor - Extensive experience up to 370hp Front End loader - Extensive Experience Combine Harvester - Extensive Experience All Harvesting Equipment - Extensive Experience Sprayers - Extensive Experience Balers - Extensive Experience Mowers - Extensive Experience

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

Experience - EXTENSIVE (17 years) animal husbandry – all vaccinations from birth artificial insemination hoof trimming pregnancy diagnosis intravenous and inter-jugular treatment de-horning Instigated under my ownership/directorship: Dairy grown to a herd 300 milking Beef herd – 120 cattle Piggery – 300 pigs Sheep – 400 head Fish farming – Tilapia raised in pond formation Chickens – 1000 raised per 6 week rotation. Cropping – maize, rye grass, wheat, barley, potatoes, peas, garlic, flowers for export. Consultancy Service provided for the following: Feed programs, husbandry and rearing advice: Pigs Sheep Chickens Beef herd Dairy herd

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, international, tractor
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First languageEnglish
Other languagesShona
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Relevant health problems

No health concerns

Other Information

I am a British and Italian citizen. The Zimbabwean government forcibly acquired my farm due to my British status.All what has been mentioned in the experience section of my CV is reflective of my desire to achieve and yet it is also my sincere hope that my high regard for respect and good rapport among colleagues on a professional and personal level is also portrayed.

Marital status

I am married. My wife is 35 years old(British). We have 2 children aged 9yrs and 10yrs.

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

I owned my own farm. Forcibly taken from me by the Zimbabwe government in November 2015. I ran many livestock and arable projects. I now provide consultancy services to local farmers.


Church, fitness, fishing, watching sport and enjoying braais and interacting in social groups as well as with others in the same work fields as me. I am a certified counselor and have extensive work experience with youths on camps.

AvailabilityStart: 01/09/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Flexible with good schooling nearby.
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