Derek Merrylees and PJN & SM Morris, Greengatehouse Farm, Lockerbie
Derek Merrylees began working with Advanced Nutrition two years ago. His work in dairy nutrition has had a huge impact on his clients across Scotland. We focus on the results of his work with Peter & Susan Morris and family at Greengatehouse Farm as milk production has increased from an average of 9,700 litres to over 10,000 litres in little over a year, with the high yield group now achieving an average of 43 litres per cow per day. These improvements have gained the business an additional £115 per cow per year.
Prior to working with Advanced Nutrition, Derek spent over seven years working with some of the largest and highest yielding dairy herds in Scotland. Following a two year feeding program with BOCM Pauls, he began working...