CV reference number: 48382
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24 year old, herdsman with experience with dairy, sheep and arable work

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

BTEC Level 3 diploma in agriculture, PA1, PA2, ATV and AI trained, some foot trimming experince

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, PA1, PA2, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Driving tractors up to 350HP,(Fendt, John Deere, New Holland, Case, Massey, JCB), over 800 acres ploughing experience, 2 seasons hay making and driving large and conventional square balers and bale baron, rolling grassland and after drilling, spraying chemical and liquid fertilizer,using selfpropelled and mounted sprayers, corn, silage and bale carting, driving telehandlers for bale stacking/carting, mucking out sheds, driving Bobcat skidsteer for feeding cattle and mucking out sheds, seedbed preperations using a simba cultipress, sumo trio, powerharrow, subsoiling with both trailed and mounted subsoilers, use of greenstar, trimble and lightbar GPS systems.

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Herdsman on 180 cow dairy, extensive grazing system, duties include, milking and mastitis detection/treatment, feeding, bedding cubicles and deep litter and scraping passages, grass measuring, fertilizer spreading, fencing, calf rearing, heat detection and AI, calving cattle. I grew up on a sheep farm with 400 ewes, 4 seasons lambing, assisting with foot bathing, weighing, tagging lambs, moving sheep with and without dog.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesSome French and German
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Relevant health problems
Other Information
Marital status

married with one child, second child due in February

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

2017 (April)- Present, (Dairy, beef and contracting). Duties include, milking twice daily through a 40 point rotary parlour, scraping yard and feed passageways, making diet with mixer wagon and feeding, calf rearing, disbudding, tagging calves and keeping paperwork records for them, bedding cattle, general maintaince of farm equipment, calving cows, fencing, bale carting, relief tractor driving during silage season, preparing and sheeting clamps, foot trimming and helping to train an apprentice.  2015 (Jan) – 2017 (April),  (Dairy). Duties include, Milking, scraping yard, feeding cows, calf rearing, bale carting, tedding, topping, fencing, heat detection and serving cows, fertilizer application and spraying  

AvailabilityStart: 01/01/2020, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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