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Herdsperson/General farm worker couple from South Devon looking for full time, long term position on a dairy farm.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2,3
Other qualifications

Telescopic Handler, A.I, B+E trailer licence and H licence. Duchy college 4 years work based apprentaship working on local dairy farms.

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

Operating Feeder wagon, straw chopper, fertilizer application, slurry/dung application, cultivations, hedge trimming, telehandler experience, silage making, repairs and servicing. Challenger 775E and other large and small tractors.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Calving
Other livestock experience

Relief milking and general farm worker for local dairy farms for number of years in herringbone parlours. From 90 cow herd up to 180 cows. Lots expierence calving cows and herd health. Calf management,

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
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First languageEnglish
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5'11 14st

Relevant health problems


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Very keen, hard working, attention to detail. Very much enjoy cow work and also the tractor work. Take alot of pride in things we do. We are Working towards having our own Dairy Herd or farm manager. Both are non smokers

Marital status


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

Been around stock all our life, grandfather had a herd of pedigree Guernsey cows on a council farm in South Devon. But unfortunately had to sell up in 1992. Only a small acerage left now which have been farming the last few years keeping a small number of pedigree Jersey's/Gurnseys and some beef animals.


Showing our cattle, take the Jersey' s to county and local shows. Vintage match ploughing, 2nd in class at the 64th British national ploughing championships. Have a large collection of vintage machinery. Castle combe saloon car championship, father been racing there for many years and very much into that! I raced karts at 11years of age for 2 years. 2nd in championship.

AvailabilityStart: 19/11/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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