CV reference number: 69018
CV Headline

Dairy manager. Experienced in large herds. Managed intensive herds upto 1300 cows on 3x and currently 650 spring block grazed cows. People and profit focused.

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

NDA Agriculture HNC dairy management AI trained Foottrimimg

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

Tractors Loaders Atv

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Calving
Other livestock experience

Managed herds from 200 to 1300 cows on intensive and grazing systems. Experienced with conventional and organic milk production. Experienced people manager and profit focussed

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age37
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6"1 15st

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information
Marital status

Wife and 1 year old son

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

Managing 1000 acre organic farm operating as a 600 spring calving dairy extensively grazed New Zealand style system 5500 litres with 4000 litres from forage. All youngstock reared. As manager I am paid a salary and a percentage profit from the farm. And have autonomy of the day to day running and budgets, financials, cropping and staff.  Previous: Manager for an expanding 1000cow Holstein herd and 400 replacement heifers on one site in Somerset. This is a family run business with three directors overseeing the whole business including a butter and cheese producing enterprise. However, the dairy enterprise is the main focus as a profit centre.

Hobbies

Ride motorbikes. Family time.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/08/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Devon / Cornwall
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