CV reference number: 46770
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An ambitious ,highly motivated individual seeking a new challenge where his in-depth knowledge of agriculture would be fully utilised.Not afraid of hard work or long hours and can work alone or as part of a team . Highly skilled operator in all arable and root crop operations including the following drilling,spraying ,all cultivations ,combining and responsible for potatoe planting and harvesting ,irrigation and machinery maintenance. Full working knowledge of precision farming techniques and mintill systems to maximise output adhering to all environmental regulations.                                            In-depth knowledge of dairy cows including all aspects of cow management ,feeding,health,fertility and milking . Releif milking on units from 100-500 cows also working with robots .

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNDA, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

HND Arable Management

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, PA1, PA2, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Tractors from 50hp -550 hp ,jd,mf ,artic jd on tyres and challenger crawler .sprayers mounted ,trailed ,self propelled from 24m-30m ,combines mainly class 20ft-30ft headers ,nh self propelled forage harvester maize and grass headers .drills 3-4 combination ,8m horcsh ,maize drill,ploughing on land/in furrow ,two row grimme planter ,gz and gt harvesters with multisep .all forage equipment mowing,tedding,raking,baling-wrapping combination balers ,hedgecutting,loading shovel and tele handler.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Calving
Other livestock experience

Milked 280 cows on a high input and output system averaging 10873lt per cow at 305 days ,calving index 372 days good fertility,health and milk quality .excellent grass and maize management using precision farming techniques . computerized calf feeding and calf,heifer management .setting up robotic milking units for a leading manufacturer.Suckler cow ,beef management from calving -fattening .Bed and breakfast pigs from weaners-bacon w

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age48
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

Yes - wife and 2 daughters

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

2016-present self employed agricultural contractor labour only,2005-2016 built my own farm,2003-2005 sales rep,  2002-2003 head tractor driver york ,2002-2002 root crop keyman nottinghamshire ,2000-2002 selfemployed contractor ,1989-2000 working on family farm.

Hobbies

watching rugby ,reading,spending time with my family

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AvailabilityStart: 01/10/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionYorkshire
Where would you like to work?Yorkshire
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