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ENGLISH FARMING COUPLE IDEALLY LOOKING FOR FULL TIME COUPLE JOB, BUT WILL ACCEPT IF JUST ONE PERSON NEEDED. FEMALE - Over 5yrs in the dairy industry. Hard working, honest, enthusiastic female, Has milked both cows and goats, Also reared Calves, Kid Goats and lambs. .Also willing to work with Poultry or Alpacas, as have done this for 18months. Have also milked with Lely robots. PARTNER - HERDSMAN  - Has been in the dairy industry for over 30yrs, excellent at herd heath, AI, milking, low bacoscan and cell count. Vet visits, tractor work etc. BOTH passionate about the job we do, treat animals as though they are our own. 

DAIRY MILKING IS NOT A JOB - ITS A LIFESTYLE THAT WE BOTH LOVE AND LIVE!

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Over 30yrs experience in the dairy industry. Also 3yrs working with Goats, Alpacas, Sheep and Poultry

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

ATV

Livestock experienceDairy, Goat, Sheep, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

I have reared both Organic and Conventional calves, I have helped with calvings, vet visits. I have also got experience milking cows ranging from 140-350 cows. Also worked with Lely Robots. Experience in kid goat rearing and the occasional lamb rearing. Feeding and bedding Calves and Kid Goats, Lambs and Alpacas Also Poultry including chickens and quails

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexFemale
Age48
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5ft 8, 10stone

Relevant health problems

Fit and healthy

Other Information

I am hard working and love this way of life. I am use to long days and keen to learn any other part of farming work. I especially love and excel at calf and kid goat and lamb rearing. I have also milked both cows and goats. I have reared Alpacas.also. I have looked after Poultry, cleaning, feeding, watering chickens and quails. I am Hard working,and for the past 4yrs milked dairy cows and then responsible for kid goats and lambs for about 1yr I have helped with calvings, vet visits . I fully understand this way of life,  " It's not a job - it's a lifestyle "  I can give you previous managers for references as well as vets.

Marital status

I have a partner who is a dairy herdsman. Between us, we have 5 grown up children and 5 grandchildren

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

Me - Originally an Account Manager for 19yrs, I have been in farming for the past 5 yrs when I met my partner. I have and still do milking alongside my partner, who is head herdsman. I have reared both Organic and conventional dairy calves, from birth to 6-8wks old ( bull calves) up to 18 months for female cows.I have been involved in training heifers coming into the parlour and getting them use to the milking regime. I have worked on a 24/48 Dairymaster swing over, 20/40 Westfalia and a 12/12 forward. Also worked with Lely Robots. have experience in moving electric fencing for strip grazing. Excellent attention to detail in all aspects of farming. Partner - Over 30yrs experience within the dairy industry, excels at everything he does within it. Exceptional references available.

Hobbies

When I get the opportunity, I love to run and swim. I also spend quality time with my American Cocker Spaniel who is 14yrs old

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 31/07/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Uk
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