CV reference number: 74588
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English sheep farmer and Aberystwyth University Graduate (BSc Agriculture)

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

BSc Agriculture 2.2

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Quad/Motorbike/ATV Experience

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Worked on a ram stud. Running 5500 breeding ewes, plus 2500 ram lambs, replacements and hoggets. 200 beef cows also on the farm. Drenching, mustering, drafting, dagging, weighing and culling/ condition scoring all completed. Cattle drafting, weaning and loading done. Season with turkeys completed too, including killing and plucking.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
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SexMale
Age22
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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5'11'' 85kg

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

As part of my chosen career path and degree, I have worked on farms for many years. These experiences involved five years of work at a sheep farm near my home. I carried out lambing work, preparation of ewes for lambing, various husbandry and vaccinations. I have also spent time at a local mixed farm, including work with turkeys, sheep, beef, chickens and horses.

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

6 years lambing experience whilst at school. Experience in a mixed farm with onsite butchery and farmshop. One year on a sheep and beef station in New Zealand. For my placement year at Aberystwyth University, I was offered a job at a ram breeder in New Zealand. I accepted this opportunity and moved out to the lower North Island a few months later. This job was farming based, with most of my time involved with stock work and farm and land maintenance as part of the farm team.

Hobbies

Mountain Biking/ Cycling and Rugby.

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AvailabilityStart: 01/09/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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