CV reference number: 49368
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Sparsholt College student studying agriculture Level 3, Work on a dairy farm doing the tractor work and feeding. Worked on a 2500acre arable farm running 2 NH combines and a fleet of JD tractors for harvest.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2,3
Other qualifications

Currently completing a Level 3 Extended Diploma in agriculture at Sparsholt college. I hold a forklift and a quad bike ticket (ATV+RTV)as well as animal transport, tractor, PA1 and working towards PA2+PA6.

Equipment experiencePloughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

My equipment experience comes from my studies at sparsholt college were i have completed my NTPC tickets for quad bike and tel-handler. The College have a NH t5,t6,t7 and a JD 120m,130r,150r. I also have experience driving a Massey Ferguson with a Dyna 6 transmission.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Have milked in the college tri-bone parlor. I have also milked in a herringbone. I will be lambing this year on a farm with Lleyns and Oxford Downs.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age18
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

I am of an athletic build and around 175cm tall.

Relevant health problems

No health issues.

Other Information

This year, at Sparsholt i work alongside the warden team as a senior resident. I run activities and organise social events for my peers. This role includes attending student council and ‘resi voice’ meetings

Marital status

Single

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

Work Experience ________________________________________ Meadow Farm Tim Knapman 09/2017 – Current Alongside studying agriculture at Sparsholt college, I work every Friday and on alternate weekends at a dairy farm. My responsibilities here include mixing up and feeding the ration to the 240 high-yielding Holstein dairy cows. Other responsibilities include scraping out, bedding up, sand beds, milking, tending young stock and muck spreading. Sparsholt’s College Farm Relief 09/2017 - Current I work on the college farm during term breaks and outside term time as relief staff covering holiday leave. This role sees me preforming the yard work on the college’s 95 cow dairy farm as well as working with the young stock. Watership Down Partnership Sydmonton Court Estate Harvest 2017 Over last summer I worked on the Sydmonton estate for the harvest, My main job was corn carting with a John Deere 6195R and 16t Richard Western Trailers. I also spent time topping both grass and rape stubble. Through topping I gained experience using green star. This was further reinforced when rolling the fields post drilling.

Hobbies

Currently studying agriculture at Sparsholt college level 3ED.

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AvailabilityStart: 01/07/2018, Finish: 01/10/2018
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
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