Would like to work in an agricultural setting with the ability to be involved in more research and training. I have several years experience in various agricultural fields and the flexibility to learn new skills.
Several years experience in the poultry industry and farm management
Certified nutrient management planner
Operated several types of farm equipment
Basic welding skills
Pesticide applicator license and training
Involved with management and care of my families breeder hen farm for over thirty years
Currently own and manage a small herd of cattle and sheep with a strong emphasis on rotational grazing and soil health.
Agricultural lab technician, 11/2015 to Current University of Arkansas – Fayetteville, AR
Main responsibilities are making feed for swine and beef farms.
Occasionally help with livestock care and some forage research on the North farm.
Water Quality Technician, 03/2014 to 10/2015 Carroll County Conservation District – 909C Freeman Switch Road Berryville, AR 72616
Wrote nutrient management plans for farms located in nutrient surplus areas. This included soil sampling and working with land owners with mostly phosphorus management on their property.
Also assisted NRCS with limited amount of conservation planning.
Company Farm-Broiler Production, 06/2006 to 03/2014 Georges – W Robinson Springdale, AR 72764
Performed several job duties with this company.
Started as a broiler service technician which included supervising broiler production on 25 farms in Missouri and Arkansas.
Also worked in the feed mill and mill maintenance shop performing many different duties.
Also scheduled and cleaned poultry houses on company owned farms for litter transport out of nutrient surplus areas.
Bachelor of Science: Dairy Science, 1985 University of Arkansas - Fayetteville