CV reference number: 64295
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Hard working Harper Adams graduate. Aspiring to further my career in the Dairy Industry.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

Harper Adams University, 2012 – 2016 2:1 BSc (Hons) Agri-Business Degree Subjects include: Strategic Management; Managing People; International Agri-Business; and Honours Research Project Elected the role as Course Representative for 4 years running. January 2014 Featured Student of the Month. Reaseheath College, 2010-2012 Studied a Level 3 extended diploma in Equine Management Graduated with Triple Distinctions overall. Sandbach Sixth Form College, 2009-2010 4 AS levels A-C including Mathematics, Photography, and Biology. Sandbach High School, 2004-2009 9 GCSEs A – C including Mathematics, English, Science, and ICT. CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCE IN ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Used tractors for scraping slurry, pushing up silage. Also carted bales and done a bit of ferrying during silage time. Used a merlo for various tasks around the farm, including stacking straw bales.

Livestock experienceDairy, Calving
Other livestock experience

Relief milker at a number of different farms across Cheshire over the last 8 years. Ranging from 100 cow herds up to 550 cow herds. Worked in a number of different parlours too, including swing overs. Been involved in calf rearing for around 8 years. Also certified to AI cattle. I have done a bit of hoof trimming too, through volunteering work with a reputable hoof trimmer.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Relevant health problems
Other Information

I was involved in the Farmers Weekly farmers apprentice in 2014. I was also asked to take part in the Lord Mayors Show in 2014. I was a finalist in the British Farming Awards for Agricultural Student of the Year award.

Marital status

Single, with a dog.

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

July 2018 – August 2018: Herdsperson CN & IR Atkin Ltd, Darley Hall Farm Responsibilities: • Milking • Calving, Stock checks and Calf Rearing • Feeding and Bedding cattle April 2017 – June 2018: Genetic Sales Consultant Semex UK Responsibilities: • Providing Breeding reports for farmers • Advising farmers on their Genetic choices for their herd • B2C skills April 2016 – March 2017: Junior Agricultural Business Consultant Agricultural Business Analysis (ABA) Responsibilities: • BPS applications, ELS agreements, stewardship and grant applications • Farm business cash-flows • Business reports for clients • Data analysis July 2014 – July 2015: Cornerstone Administrator (University Placement Year) Genus ABS, Stapeley. Responsibilities: • Working alongside customers to advise and place product orders on a daily basis • Creating and updating Young Bull pedigrees • Team work, ensuring task deadlines are accomplished • Working on-farm preparing and photographing young bull daughters May 2013 – June 2018: Relief Milker: Various farms across Cheshire • Gained valuable dairy knowledge • Calf rearing • Milked in various parlour systems

AvailabilityStart: 03/08/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionWest Midlands
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