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Highly experienced herds/stockman looking for work in South East England inc tractor and telehandler

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2,3, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

Starting as new entrant working up to HND in Farm Management (evenings). AI Trained. Lantra telehandler certificate. O Level Agricultural Science Grade C O Level Biology Grade B O Level English Grade C

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

Have worked in a silage team mainly mowing but also forager and clamp. Have fed TMR using various machines including Keenan. Have used most cultivator types and ploughing also rolling, hedging, various types of telehandlers, baling, harvesting, muck-speading.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Calving
Other livestock experience

20+ years working up from herdsman to herd manger. 10 years relief milking alongside running my own business. Recently stockman for beef suckler herd. Experience includes calving, foot trimming, AI including planning and bull selection, administration of medicines and recording, 5-6 years running show team, management of herd nutrition and feeding schedules including TMR and grazing management. Assisting with copliance for various schemes and HSE.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems
Other Information
Marital status

Wife 2 boys aged 5 and 12 years

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

1981 - 1990 college starting as new entrant working up to HND farm management. 1981 - 2000 working up from herdsman to herd manager 200 cow herd. 2000 - 2004 herd manager 240 cow herd. 2004 - 2018 relief milking various local herds. 2018 - present beef suckler herd stockman 100 head.

AvailabilityStart: 30/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Sussex, Surrey
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