CV reference number: 47690
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Shepherd/Stockman looking to step up to run a flock of sheep and herd of cattle

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Medicine Handling course George Farm Vets 2019 ATV Richard Bourne 2019 Calving George Farm Vets 2018 Sheep Shearing Blue Seal British Wool 2018 Telehandler Dene Valley Training 2017 Practical Welding, Kingston Maurward 2013 LANTRA Tree Felling and Cross Cutting Newlands Training 2011 Full driving licence (inc. trailer licence)

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

Experience of topping, tedding, harrowing and rolling. Loading and carting straw, forage and muck around. Using tele handlers to move equipment around

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

Shepherd: 6 years experience managing flocks. 4 years experience helping farmer establish a Boer goat enterprise - lambing/kidding, health management, selecting for slaughter. Stockman: Two years working extensively with young stock and providing support for dairy herd. 2 years of day-to-day management of substantial young stock enterprise. 2 years finishing Herefords and Aberdeen Angus cattle - health management and selecting for slaughter Keeping small flocks of hens, ducks, turkeys and geese. Finishing small numbers of pigs

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

5'9", 85kg and in good health

Relevant health problems
Other Information
Marital status

Wife, toddler and two dogs (one a somewhat useful sheep dog)

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

6 years experience of managing/co-managing and assisting with sheep and cattle enterprises. 11 years of working with a variety of livestock and 4 years growing vegetables. Managed and worked with a variety of workers, volunteers and contractors. 1 year of general farm maintenance

AvailabilityStart: 01/11/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionOther
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