Our Staff

The Five Star Stockfeeds’ team can help you feed your stock at the most profitable level through-out the changing seasons. They can help you make the best possible decisions even in the face of volatile commodity prices and changing economic circumstances.

Camperdown Team

Ian MacPherson
0417 540 343
ian@fssf.com.au

Certificate in Horticulture | Advanced Diploma in Agriculture | Advance Diploma in Dairy

Since entering the stockfeed industry in 1997 Iain MacPherson has specialised in ruminant nutrition. Each year Iain helps to feed over 150, 000 prime lambs and 25, 000 dairy cows. Over the years he has specialised in animal health and maximising production and profitability through nutritionally balancing home grown food with purchased supplements. In more recent times Iain MacPherson has drawn on his agronomic experience to play a key roll in the Five Star Stock Feeds Cropping Group in an effort to increase our customers profitability through growing more of their own feed on their farms.

Ash Spence
0447 044 996
ash@fssf.com.au

Ash grew up on a dairy farm and completed his schooling in Camperdown which gave him an interest to stay working in the farming sector. In 2013 he joined the Five Star Stock Feeds team and completed his multiple pasture management course in 2016 and West Vic Dairy Advanced Dairy Nutrition course in 2018. Ash prides himself on his service to his customers. He can advise you on your feeding management, including ration balancing and growing more feed on farm. The biggest joy Ash gets from his job is seeing his customers succeed.

Tom Fitzgerald
0488 931 100
tom@fssf.com.au

Bachelor of Ag Science

Tom grew up on a family farm at Modewarre. After helping out all his life he was enthusiastic about working in the industry once he finished his schooling. He graduated from Melbourne University, majoring in Animal Production Science and then begun his search for a job so he could implement what he had learned and get on-the job training with others in this field. Luckily, he was the perfect fit for Five Star Stockfeeds. Tom is enthusiastic and brings a fresh approach to help you with your feeding needs.

Gunbower Team

Veronica McLeod
0427 381 384
veronica@fssf.com.au

Veronica has had a long history with the dairy industry. Firstly being raised on a dairy farm and then going on to work in the artificial breeding and advising industry where she was exposed to everything she needed to know about animal health and dairy farming practices. In 2014 she joined Five Star Stockfeeds and Veronica brings to the table her ability to provide fantastic service and attention to detail. In 2019 she completed the Advanced Dairy Nutrition course through Murray Dairy.

Mal McLeod
0417 740 401
malmcleod@fssf.com.au

Mal grew up in Nagambie on a sheep beef farm. He started his dairy career by completing a dairy farm traineeship as a young adult and stayed in the industry working and managing farms prior to moving into the Artificial Breeding Industry as area Manager and Genetic Specialist. In 2011 he commenced working with Five Star.  In 2019 he completed his Advanced Dairy Nutrition course through Murray Dairy. His strengths are his elite nutritional knowledge and passion for the industry.