CV reference number: 75813
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English male graduate, experience across main livestock sectors, looking for temporary work

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsMSc
Other qualifications

BSc animal science MSc sustainable agriculture

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

2015 season on MF38 combine harvesting 650ac of barley/OSR/wheat/oats in Cornwall, as well as leading grain. Telehandler experience on home farm for bedding and feeding of sheep mostly.

Livestock experienceDairy, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Established a small-holding aged fifteen, ran a successful business selling rare-breed lamb and eggs to restaurants and private customers. Also reared and sold turkeys for Christmas.  Farm – Spending three weeks working on a pig, broiler and layer farm. Having previous experience of other common livestock enterprises, working with pig and poultry produced a well-rounded understanding of livestock husbandry in the UK. Visited JSR genetics and developed my knowledge and understanding about the company and the work they do. Whilst working at the pig unit, became very interested in the new alternative farrowing systems they had been adopted, so used the opportunity before starting final year at university to collect data from the farm which became the basis of BSc dissertation. 2012/2104 Academic Year Dairy farm work – This was casual work with holidays and weekends spent milking cows in the parlour as well as other responsibilities such as washing, feeding, bedding and tending to calves.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageenglish
Other languages
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183cm, 73kg

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

I live on a mainly arable farm with a small flock of sheep. I worked on a dairy farm before going to university and have since worked as a combine operator, and one work experience on pig, layer and broiler farms.

AvailabilityStart: 12/09/2019, Finish: 01/12/2019
Type of jobTemporary
Preferred regionAnywhere
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