CV reference number: 64053
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Student looking to do a spring calving season on a year placement.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Studying for a FdSc in agriculture at Greenmount college

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Working with tractors up to 280 hp. Experience with JCB 418 and 414 loading shovels buckraking silage. carting silage experience in new holland tractors. Feeding TMR through a diet feeder redrock 24 cubic and a keenan 12 cubic. Slurry spreading with a herron tanker. Bedding straw with a kverneland straw chopper. Quad bike

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Goat, Lambing
Other livestock experience

5 years experience on a 550 cow spring calving herd. Milking in a 28:56 double up boumatic parlour with rapid exit. Experience assisting cows with calving tagging calves and stomach tubing colostrum. Experience with both bucket rearing calves and training calves for an automatic calf feeder also all aspects of calf health i.e identifying scour or pneumonia. Experience kidding goats in new zealand tubing kids tagging. Testing goats before allowing to enter the milking herd. total of 1200 goats kidded

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
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Height 6 foot 0 inches weight 87kg

Relevant health problems


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Marital status


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

Raised on a 550 cow dairy farm in Donegal. Currently working on a 1800 Dairy Goat farm in Waikato New Zealand and I am returning late january


Enjoy attending young farmers, socialising and playing rugby.

AvailabilityStart: 03/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionWest Midlands
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