CV reference number: 76819
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Experienced Herdsperson

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

BTEC Level 3 in Agriculture and Land Based studies 1 Year at Cirencester Agricultural University

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Basic day to day tractor driving. Scrapping up, bale feeding ect. ATV Vehicle skilled. Daily Electric fencing Stock Fencing UK & New Zealand

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Milking varied from 500 cows - 40 point cow rotary. / 100 cows - 8 aside herringbone and Everything in-between. A.I, Foot trimming, grazing management, calving, Health plans and Management. I have trained cattle dogs, i now have a cattle dog of my own that i have trained from a puppy. Who works with me to efficiently and calmly move stock daily. Sheep experience in assisting lambing over 4-5 seasons. Building up my own small flock. Can confidently lamb alone, castrate, dock treat and detect health issues. Have sporadic experience with working with beef over several farms over the years, calving, handling, dehorning and moving large numbers at a time. Minimal goat experience but have assisted in milking goats and feeding kids.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexFemale
Age24
Nationalitybritish
First languageenglish
Other languages
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5,5. Physically Fit, Strong.

Relevant health problems
Other Information
Marital status

Single

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

8+ Years mixed farming. I started my career in agriculture through an art project studying the food chain. Thus leading to my interest and love of farming. I attended Agricultural college later alongside milking. Followed by attending University. This was not for me and after a year i left to start my own business as well as build my own flock. A Few years on i decided to travel to New Zealand where i became 2IC on a large unit consisting of 2 Dairy farms and a Beef unit. Upon my return i took a job as a Assistant Herdsperson ON A 500 cow dairy farm. Later taking on a job as Herdsperson on a 230 cow New zealand system, spring block calving herd.

Hobbies

Art, Reading, Running.

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AvailabilityStart: 01/12/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionSouth West
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