CV reference number: 59236
CV Headline

Pedigree beef stockman. 28 years experience in pedigree beef cattle. Working for top herds. Honest, dedicated and very hard working. I take pride in my work and am proud of the success I have had. Ensuring that the herds I have worked for are produced to a high standard. The well being of the cattle in my care is always paramount. As is the  positive reputation I have gained and the name of the herds I have worked for.   

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

HGV2 AI Technician 28 years hands on experience pedigree beef cattle

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, HGV 1 to 3, HGV 2 and 3, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Telehandler, baled, feeders,bedders, hay and silage making, most farm machinary

Livestock experienceBeef, Lambing
Other livestock experience

28 years with pedigree beef cattle. Preparing cattle for shows and sales , AI technician, experience with ET, calving, de morning, ringing of bulls ,breeding. Maintaining high health status. Grass management.All aspects of producing top level pedigree stock Some experience with arable work

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesWelsh
Pen picture

6 foot 13.6 stone

Relevant health problems


Other Information

Example of show success The Royal show Burke Trophy, Royal Welsh Royal cornwall, Bath and West, Three Counties and many more interbreed championships, North Scotland 6 interbreed champion in same year Three top prices at Stirling bull sales up to 21,000gns multiple reserve champions at Stirling bull sales. multiple group of three and female champions at Stirling bull sales. Judged both local and county shows, and roscommon bull sales.

Marital status

Wife 2 daughters 1 son

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

In 1992 I worked as the assistant stockman working with 150 breeding females. I remained there for 14 years , the last 6 years as head stockman. In 2006 I was approached to join them as head stockman working with 140 breeding females. In 2013 I was approached by overhill simmentals to join them as herd manager / stockman increasing the herd to 120 breeding females until 2017. I am currently managing a herd of beef shorthorns, 100 breeding females


My hobby is my job turning cattle out for shows and sales .If I do have time I like to watch rugby.

AvailabilityStart: 04/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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