CV reference number: 58978
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Honest and reliable individual with a wide range of farming, land and site management experience.  Committed to working hard, and motivated by a passion for livestock management, livestock welfare, and the environment. Full, clean, driving licence.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNCA, NDA
Other qualifications

NCA / NDA

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

All grassland machine work (mower / tedder / rake / round baler / wrapper / tractor-loader), and land management including rolling, spiking, fertilising, muck-spreading, topping, over-seeding, and spraying. Maintenance and basic service of all machinery.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

18 months as Stockman working with 120-strong breeding herd of native rare-breed Welsh Black Cattle for high-quality beef production, and a 175-strong breeding flock of Black Welsh Mountain and Norfolk Horn sheep. Previously 13 years working with sheep (up to 200 Texel-cross & Texel pedigree ewes / 600-strong flock), and prior to that worked on 300-cow organic dairy farm.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age37
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

 KEY SKILLS  • Flock and herd management • Lambing, calving • Maintaining animal records • Cleaning, feeding and stock welfare • Farm machinery operation • Administering medicines and treatments • Farm and site maintenance • Land management • Liaising with suppliers and buyers 

Marital status

Wife and child

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

May 2018 to present – Stockman for 120-strong breeding herd of native rare-breed Welsh Black Cattle for high-quality beef production, and a 175-strong breeding flock of Black Welsh Mountain and Norfolk Horn sheep. Looking for opportunity in Yorkshire. 2005 to April 2018 - Responsible for sheep flock (up to 200 Texel-cross & Texel pedigree ewes / 600-strong flock), grassland management, and site management. Left to further farming career.

Hobbies

Spending time with my family and fishing

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AvailabilityStart: 03/10/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionYorkshire
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