Associate Members

5 Girls Produce

Address: 108 Planters Walk Ln., Clinton, NC 28334

Email: hc@5girlsproduce.com terrry@5girlsproduce.com

Contact: HC Precythe or Terry Cottle

Phone: 866-442-3568

Website: www.5girlsproduce.com

Products: sweet potatoes, cucumber, squash, pepper, & eggplant

Brands: 5 Alive, 5 Girls, Sweet Delight, Blue Bayou

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington

Pack: 40 pound cartons, bulk bins, special sizes

Details: 5 girls is a broker/shipper of sweet potatoes and mixed vegetables located in the heart of Eastern North Carolina's vegetable producing areas. Over 40 years of experience in the sweet potato and vegetable industry enables us to take pride in being able to satisfy and meet our customer needs on a daily basis.

AgCarolina Farm Credit

Address: 4000 Poole Rd. Raleigh, NC 27610

Email: lstrickland@agcarolina.com

Contact: Linda Strickland

Phone: O: 919-250-9500 F: 919-231-8475

Website: www.agcarolina.com

Products: Agricultural financing and leasing - appraisal services

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Details: AgCarolina Farm Credit is part of the nationwide Farm Credit system. Serving Eastern North Carolina by providing financing for agriculture and rural living since 1916

Allen Lund Company

Address: 252 Airport Road, Suite 1 Winchester, VA 22602

Email: chad.youngman@allenlund.com

Contact: Chad Youngman

Phone: 800-929-5863

Website: www.allenlund.com

Products: Transportation

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Details: The Allen Lund Company is a national third-party transportation broker with nationwide offices and over 400 employees working with shippers and carriers across the nation to arrange for dry, refrigerated (specializing in produce), and flatbed freight. Additionally, the Allen Lund Company has a Logistics & Software division, ALC Logistics, as well as an International division, which is licensed by the FMC as an OTI-NVOCC & Freight Forwarder, #019872NF.

Ally’s Bar

Address: 66 Beechwood Dr. Horse Shoe, NC 28742

Email: ally@allysbar.com

Contact: Ally Murphy

Phone: Office: (706) 714-7138

Website: www.allysbar.com

Products: Ally's Bar Original Sweet Potato Bar

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Details: Ally's Bar is a unique blend of dates, quinoa, cranberries, and other delicious ingredients with the magical flavor of a sweet potato base.

Arcola Hardwood Company

Address: 2316 NC Hwy 43, Warrenton, NC 27589

Email: arcolalumbercoinc@embarqmail.com

Contact: Gary Harris

Phone: 252-257-4484, 252-257-1139

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Details: 20 bushel & 40 Bushel produce boxes; hardwood lumber to meet your needs.

Atlantic Packaging

Address: 806 N. 23rd St. Wilmington, NC 28405

Email: www.atlanticpkg.com

Contact: Graham Whitehead

Phone: 800-722-5841

Website: www.atlanticpkg.com

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B & B Produce

Address: 2778 NC 50 South, Benson, NC 27504

Email: bbproduce@hotmail.com

Contact: Bob Bassetti, President

Phone: 919-894-2527, 609-561-8835

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Brands: Sun Beauty, Micro-Sweet

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington

Pack: 5 lb - 40 lb, individually wrapped 20 lb boxes

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Barfoots of Botley, LTD

Address: Sefter Farm, Pagham, West Susex PO21 3PX UK

Email: colin.miller@barfoots.co.uk

Contact: Colin Miller

Phone: 44 1243 261211

Website: www.barfoots.com

Products: Sweet potato, sweet corn, asparagus, squash, chilli, zucchini, fresh prepared foods, peas, beans, broccoli

Brands: Grown with Love

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Details: Barfoots supply fresh produce into various UK and European markets, providing sustainable 52 week continuity through our global farming operations and partner suppliers.

BB Hobbs Company

Address: PO Box 1147 Darlington, SC 29540

Email: lroberson@bbhobbs.com

Contact: Lauren Roberson

Phone: Office: (843) 395-2120

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BB&T

Address: 1112 Brightleaf Blvd.

Email: zthornton@bbandt.com

Contact: Zach Thornton

Phone: 919-938-4768

Website: www.bbt.com

Products: loans, leases, deposits, insurance, investments and payroll operations. Visit BB&T for all your banking needs!

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Details: BB&T provides agricultural and livestock farmers with one stop banking solutions. We offer loans, leases, deposits, paroll, insurance and investments. Ask about your seasonality assistance. H2A workers etc.! We are here to serve you!

Benchmark Buildings & Irrigation, Inc.

Address: PO Box 68 Murfreesboro, NC 27855

Email: markjones@bbani.com

Contact: Mark Jones

Phone: 252-398-3116

Website: www.bbandi.com

Products: Checchi & Magli transplanters, Valley Center Pivots, Metal Buildings, Brock Grain Bins

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Details: Our business is dedicated to helping farmers from time of planting to time of harvesting by providing planting equipment, water, shelters and drying capability.

Brandt

Address: 2126 Old Wrench School Rd.

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Phone: 800-300-6559, 910-567-4161

Website: www.brandt.com

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Carbon Cycle Energy, LLC

Address: 5755 Central Ave., Ste C Boulder, CO 80301

Email: greg.brown@c2-energy.com randy.rutherford@c2-energy.com

Contact: Greg Brown, Randy Rutherford

Phone: 919-215-5196, 303-246-7312

Website: www.c2-energy.com

Products: Organics recycling, renewable energy

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Details: Carbon Cycle Energy is developing an anaerobic digester project in Eastern NC. We are interested in working with NC sweet potato growers and processors to recycle organic waste streams into renewable energy.

Carolina Eastern-Benson, Inc.

Address: 8858 NC 96 South

Email: cebenson84@gmail.com

Contact: William Johnson

Phone: 919-894-2922 / Fax 919-894--1031

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Brands: visible, eraser 4-E, wetcit & prev-am

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Details: Retailers of Ag chemicals, seeds, fertilizer, and custom fertilizer blends and application.

Carolina Farm Credit

Address: 146 Victory Lane PO Box 1827 Statesville, NC 28687-1827

Email: abrake@carolinafarmcredit.com

Contact: Amanda Brake

Phone: Office: (704) 761-2899

Website: www.carolinafarmcredit.com

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Details: Carolina Farm Credit offers loans and services for all members of the agricultural community.

Carolina Innovative Food Ingredients, Inc.

Address: 5244 Coleman Dr., Nashville, NC 27856

Email: josh.warren@cifi1.com sales@cifi1.com

Contact: Jim Nagy, President; Josh Warren, Sourcing Manager

Phone: Josh: 252-343-1668; Sales: 252-462-1551

Website: www.cifi1.com

Products: Sweet Potato juice concentrate, single strength sweet potato juice, dehydrated sweet potato granules and flour

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Details: CIFI is a producer of dehydrated fruit and vegetable projects and juice concentrates as well as single strength juices.

CGB Diversified Services

Address: 1305 S. Brightleaf Blvd, Suite 104 Smithfield, NC 27577

Email: brad.bass@cgb.com diane.stewart@cgb.com brenda.poole@cgb.com

Contact: Brad Bass, Diane Stewart and Brenda Poole

Phone: 217-479-6068

Website: www.diversifiedservices.com

Products: Crop Insurance, Grain Marketing, Financial Services

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Clinton Truck & Tractor Co., Inc.

Address: 107 Northeast Blvd., Clinton, NC 28328

Email: rjackson@intrstar.net

Contact: Ronnie Jackson, President, Ronnie Holland, Sales and C.O. Bradshaw, Sales

Phone: 910-592-4188, 800-672-4216 fax: 910-592-9502

Website: www.clintontractor.com

Products: CASE, IH, KMC< WOODS< KMC, MONOSEM, Great Plains and much more! Check us out!

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Details: We represent CASE, IH, AG as dealer as well as represent other shortline manufacturers.

Coastal AgroBusiness, Inc.

Address: P.O. Box 856 / 3702 Evans St. Greenville, NC 27853

Email: tonygriffin@coastalagro.com

Contact: Jim Whitehurst - President & CEO, Tony Griffin- Vice Pres/Sales, Jim Pearce - Director of Marketing

Phone: 252-317-3626

Website: www.coastalagro.com

Products: Kleen-Tac, TenTac, Check Mtt, Matrixx, Spectrum, Synergy, Syntact, AMS Plus, Co-Mix, Impact F, Impact S, Micro 581, Quantum, Advance, Noron, Manganese, Zinc & Calcium

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Details: Coastal AgroBusiness was founded in 1953 to meet specific needs of North Carolina growers. We are a second generation family owned and operated business. We are a full line distributor representing all basic manufacturers of crop protection products and seed. We produce and market our own line of products as well

Crop Management Services

Address: 674 Lassiter Rd. Princeton, NC 27569

Email: dpierceriver@gmail.com

Contact: Danny Pierce

Phone: 919-920-0238

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D & S Farms

Address: 7101 Atwater Jordan Rd., Atwater, CA 95301

Email: buyryams@aol.com

Contact: David P. Souza, Owner

Phone: 209-761-9292

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Del Monte Foods, Inc.

Address: 305 East Main Street, Siloam Springs, AR 72761

Email: Glen.Blackman@delmonte.com PaulS.Williams@delmonte.com

Contact: Glenn Blackman or Paul Williams

Phone: Glen: 910-214-1385, Paul: 479-524-6431

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Products: Canned Vegetables

Brands: Allens, Buttefield, Freshlike, Pricella, Royal Prince, Sugary Sam, Trappeys & Veg-All

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Details: NC contact, Glenn Blackman, Paul Williams

Farm Fresh Produce Inc.

Address: P.O. Box 124

Email: sales@farm-fresh-produce.com

Contact: Steven A. Ceccarelli - President, Jerry Buczeck- COO, Bethany Malcom - Office Manager, Diana Ramirez - Sales Assistant

Phone: 800-606-9267 or 910-920-8971 FAX: 800-807-9267

Website: www.farm-fresh-produce.com

Products: Farm Fresh sweet potatoes

Brands: Farm Fresh Premium Quality Sweet Potatoes

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington

Pack: 40 lb/18 kg boxes, 15 kg boxes, 6kg boxes, COMING SOON: 3&5lb bags!

Details: Suppliers and exporters of sweet potatoes to England, Holland, Ireland, France and the United States.

Farm Pak Products, Inc.

Address: 7840 Old Bailey Hwy, Spring Hope, NC 27882

Email: sales@farmpak.com johnny@farmpak.com jose.calderone@farmpak.com randy.wolfe@farmpak.com

Contact: Johnny Barnes, President Jose Calderone, International Sales Randy Wolfe, Domestic Sales

Phone: 800-367-2799 FAX: (252) 459-9020

Website: www.farmpak.com

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Brands: Farm Pak, Queen Ann & Beta Blast

Varieties: Covington, Evangeline, Mursaki, Batata & Organics

Pack: 3-5oz, 5-9oz, 9-14oz,14-18oz, 18-22oz, 20-24oz, 3lb & 5lb bags.

Details: Farm Pak is a family-owned business, grower, packer, shipper, exporter. We sell conventional and organic sweet potatoes #1, Jumbos, Smalls, 2lb bags and microwave single wrap. Electronic size capability.

Frost, PLLC

Address: 3605 Glenwood Ave. Ste. 370

Email: dhaskins@frostpllc.com

Contact: David Haskins/ Stephen Sheperd & Del Rush

Phone: O:919-782-8410 F: 919-881-0892

Website: www.frostpllc.com

Products: tax, financial audit, food safety audit

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Details: We are a leading national agricultural firm specializing in traditional tax and audit accounting services. We also specialize in traceability, product labeling, and food safety audits and verification through our FACTA firm.

GETSCO Inc.

Address: PO Box 159 - 10791 Finch Ave. Middlesex, NC 27557

Email: gregbaker@getscho.net

Contact: Greg Baker

Phone: Phone: 252-235-5015 Fax: 252-235-5713

Website: www.getsco.net

Products: Ag Chemicals, seed, liquid fertilizer and erosion control products

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Details: Getsco is an Ag chemical, seed and liquid fertilizer and erosion control supplier. We have four locations in Middlesex, Elizabeth City, Trenton all in North Carolina and Frederick, Maryland.

Global Minority Labor Solutions, LLC

Address: 1008 Corwith Dr. Morrisville, NC 27560

Email: paulette.bekolo@globmls.com

Contact: Paulette Bekolo

Phone: 919-610-2883

Website: www.globmls.com

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Brands: Farm-Laborers Contractor Solutions

Varieties: Farming, Landscaping, Nursery-Growers

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Details: We provide labor solutions for the entire season, the harvest, or the winter season utilizing H2-A program of the U.S. Department of Labor. We specialize in supplying legal seasonal labor to farms and ranches across the U.S. We provide experienced, reliable labor, people who want to work, doing a good job each day. We cover all background checks, filing government forms, providing accounting, payroll and tax support.

Godwin Produce Co.

Address: PO Box 163, Dunn, NC, 28334

Email: sweettater@aol.com godwinproduce.com

Contact: David Godwin, Anthony Godwin & Susan Butler

Phone: Office: 910-892-4171 Fax: 910-892-2232

Website: www.sweettater.com

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Brands: Godwin Produce Co., Sweet Carolina, Godwin’s Blue Ribbon, Dunn’s Best

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington, Evangeline & Hernandez

Pack: 10 lb., 40 lb., bulk, bins

Details: Since 1936, we have been a quality-oriented, family-owned and operated grower/packer/shipper of North Carolina sweet potatoes. We pride ourselves in our hands-on approach to serving the needs of our customers by providing quality sweet potatoes year-round. We ARE sweet potatoes!

Ham Produce Company, Inc.

Address: 963 Hwy 258 S, Snow Hill, NC 28580

Email: sales@hamfarms.com stacy@hamfarms.com bobby@hamfarms.com william@hamfarms.com

Contact: Bobby G Ham - President, Stacy Thomas or William Kornegay

Phone: Office: (252)747-8200 Toll Free: 866-747-8200

Website: www.hamfarms.com

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Brands: Carolina's Best, Bakers Pride, Sweet Carolinas & Granny's Choice

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington, Evangeline & Hernandez

Pack: 40 lb, 10 lb, 3-5 lb bags, bulk, 6-12 kg, shrink wraps, microwavable in individual & tray packs, bulk, bins and totes.

Details: We specialize in sweet potatoes from seed to stores. We are a certified seed producer of over 10,000 acres, electronic sizing, multiple pack-lines, unsurpassed storage capacities and Global GAP certified for over 15 years return to homegrown quality with “Ham’s Yams.”

Healthier Way Foods, LLC

Address: 1140 Crosspointe Lane, Suite 5B, Webster, NY 14580

Email: danr@healthier-way.com

Contact: Daniel Rao

Phone: Office: (585) 626-1220 ext. 101

Website: www.healthier-way.com

Products: Sweet Potato Baking Flour and Sweet Potato Pancake Mix

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Details: Healthier Way captures all the goodness from NC grown sweet potatoes to provide a healthy and nutrient rich boost to your everyday meals and snacks.

Hobbs & Peterson Farms, Inc.

Address: 894 Enoch Rd. Clinton, NC 28328

Email: hpfarms@intrstar.net

Contact: Glenn Peterson

Phone: 910-590-0802 FAX: 910-564-5322

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Interlog USA

Address: 118 E. Nash St., Suite D, Wilson, NC 27893

Email: msuddreth@interlogusa.com

Contact: Mark Suddreth

Phone: Cell: 252-281-5170 Fax: 866-313-2860

Website: www.interlogusa.com

Products: Ocean Freight Forwarder, NVOCC OTI #016463N and domestic transportation capacity provider - Full container load, less than container load, air export, full domestic truck load and domestic LTL shipments.

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International Paper

Address: 820 Caton Rd. Lumberton, NC 28360

Email: john.brooks@ipaper.com

Contact: John Brooks

Phone: (910) 334-3951 Fax: (901) 334-3951

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Products: Corrugated containers

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Details: Manufacturer of corrugated boxes.

JR Simplot Company

Address: PO Box 2378 Winterville, NC 28590

Email: sarah.posey@simplot.com

Contact: Sarah Jane Posey

Phone: 252-508-2677

Website: www.simplot.com

Products: Sweet potatoes and potatoes

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Details: The JR Simplot Company is one of the largest privately held international food processing and agricultural companies in the world.

Lancaster Farms LLC

Address: 5517 Hwy 58 S. Wilson, NC 27893

Email: sarah@lancasterfarmsnc.com

Contact: Derek Lancaster

Phone: Office: (252) 291-3048; Cell (919) 738-3926 ;Fax (252) 291-9278

Website: www.LancasterFarmsNC.com

Products: Sweet Potatoes

Brands: Lancaster Pride

Varieties: Covington

Pack: 40lb, 18kg, 14kg, 6kg boxes & bulk bins

Details: Lancaster Farms is a family owned and operated business. We are a grower, packer, and shipper of North Carolina Sweet Potatoes

Mallory Alexander International Logistics

Address: Corporate: 4294 Swinnea Rd. Memphis, TN 38118 Physical : 2261 Brookhollow Plaza Dr. Suite 200 Arlington, TX 76006

Email: rmallory@mallorygroup.com

Contact: Richard Mallory

Phone: Office: (972) 522-4740 Fax: (817) 652-7404

Website: www.mallorygroup.com

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Details: Mallory Alexander International Logistics is a Freight Forwarding Company. Air-export, Domestic, Border Crossing, Fine Art Exports & Imports. All commodities.

Manry Rawls Insurance

Address: 301 N Main St., Franklin, VA, 23851-0857

Email: vspittman@manryrawls.com

Contact: V.S. Pittman, II, CIC, AFIS

Phone: 800-666-6131

Website: www.manryrawls.com

Products: Commercial Insurance, Farm Insurance, Crop Insurance, Employee Benefits and Safety Services

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Details: Manry Rawls has 140 years experience serving the insurance needs of agri-businesses in the southeast. Our clients include farmers, growers, packer-shippers, cotton gins and warehousing, fertilizer & Chemical retailers, food processors, swine/poultry confinement operations and many others.

McCain Foods USA, Inc.

Address: 2275 Cabot Drive, Lisle, IL, 60532

Email: John.anderson@mccain.com

Contact: John Anderson

Phone: 630-857-4418

Website: www.mccain.com

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Details: McCain Foods USA is a leading supplier of frozen potato and snack food products for the foodservice market and retail grocery chains. The parent company McCain Foods Limited has become the world’s global French fry producer with 57 production facilities on six continents and over $6 billion in annual sales.

McCall Farms – Bruce’s Yams

Address: 6615 S. Irby Street Effingham, SC 29541

Email: jlee@mccallfarms.com

Contact: Jerry Lee: Produce Procurement Directory Nancy Ormond: Procurement Manager Norm Brown Jr. Procurement Manager

Phone: phone: 843-662-2223 Toll Free: 800-277-2012

Website: www.yamright.com

Products: Bruce's Cut Yams (15 oz, 20 oz, 29 oz, 40 oz & 7 lbs. Bruce's Whole Yams: 15 oz, 21 oz & 7 lbs Bruce's Candied Yams (16 oz) Bruce's Pancake Mix

Brands: Bruce's, Martindale & Taylor

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Details: McCall Farms is the largest canning company in the Southeast, providing consumers nationwide with classic southern vegetables with brands such as Margaret Holmes, Glory Goods and Bruce's Yams!

Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries – Jamaica

Address: Hope Gardens, Kingston 6 , Jamaica

Email: dlspence@moa.gov.jm

Contact: Dermon Spence

Phone: 876-927-2405 Office 876-702-3869 Fax

Website: www.moa.gov.jm

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Details: We are a government agency given the mandate to assist farmers in research, development and adoption of new varieties and technologies within the Agriculture sector.

Moody Dunbar Inc.

Address: PO Box 519, Dunn, NC, 28335

Email: michael@moodydunbar.com

Contact: Michael Mulier

Phone: Office: 910-892-3175 Fax: 910-892-4169

Website: www.moodydunbar.com

Products: Canned Sweet Potatoes

Brands: Dunbar, Nature’s Pride, Thrifty Maid, Glory

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Pack: All consumer and foodservice sizes

Details: Moody Dunbar is a major source for excellent quality canned Sweet Potatoes for both the foodservice and consumer market.

Nash Produce

Address: 6160 S NC Hwy 58, Nashville, NC, 27856

Email: info@nashproduce.com thomasjoyner@nashproduce.com richardjoyner@nashproduce.com laurahearn@nashproduce.com

Contact: Thomas Joyner - President / Richard Joyner - Vice President / Laura Hearn, Marketing

Phone: Office: 252-443-6011 Toll Free: 800-334-3032

Website: www.nashproduce.com

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Brands: Nash's Gold, Nash's Pride, Cajan Gold, Oh So Sweet & Private Label

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington, O'Henry & Japanese ORGANIC: Beauregard, Covington & Carolina Ruby

Pack: 40lb box, 2-10lb bags, food service counts, microwavable, steamable bags and bulk.

Details: One of the largest grower / packer/ shippers of North Carolina sweet potatoes. We specialize in providing quality sweet potatoes to retailers, restaurants, food-service and processors 365 days a year. Our certifications include: GAP, Global GAP, Primus FPS, Organic

Nature’s Way Farms, Inc.

Address: 4590 Giddensville Rd. Faison, NC 28341

Email: mark@nwfarms.net

Contact: Mark Crawford

Phone: 910-594-0096

Website: www.nwfarms.net

Products: Potatoes, Sweet Potatoes, Cabbage, Onions, Turnip Roots

Brands: Honey Drop, Nature’s Way Doing it Best

Varieties: Covington

Pack: 40lb/18kg carton, 3, 5, and 10lb bags, 6 and 14kg export, individually wrapped microwavable, wrapped tray packs, 1.5lb steamable bags. We will pack to your specifications. Specializing in Private Labels. Electronic Sizing available.

Details: We are a family run business, since 1979, specializing in the re-packing and shipping of potatoes, sweet potatoes, cabbage, onions, and turnip roots.

NC Certified Sweet Potato Seed Growers

Address: PO Box 367 Nashville, NC 27856

Email: jonesfarmsnc@aol.com; leggettfarms@embarqmail.com

Contact: Jim Jones, President or Sue Leggett, Secretary

Phone: Jim: (252)230-2084, Sue: (252)904-5594

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Products: Micropropagated and Virus Tested Sweet Potato Seeds

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Details: Members produce virus tested and micropropagated sweet potato seeds inspected in field and storage by NC Crop Improvement Association. Many varieties generation #1 & 2 certified.

Netafim

Address: 5470 E. Home Avenue, Fresno, CA 93727

Email: ztolley@netafimusa.com

Contact: Zach Tolley

Phone: 803-528-7939

Website: www.netafimusa.com

Products: Drip/Micro Irrigation Products

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Details: Netafim USA is the industry leader in the manufacture of high quality drip irrigation tubing and equipment for all types of agriculture applications.

North Carolina Yam Festival

Address: 103-D E. 5th St. / PO BOX 446 Tabor City, NC 28463

Email: tccofc@yahoo.com

Contact: Cynthia Nelson, Secretary

Phone: 910-377-3012

Website: www.ncyamfestival.com

Products: Sweet potatoes - shirts etc.

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Details: Annual agricultural festival honoring our regions N.C. Sweet Potato crop. We give recognition to our sweet potato growers and those who purchase sweet potatoes. We enjoy a day of celebration. North Carolina Yam Festival is a Non-Profit fesitval organization.

Poseidon Forwarding Company, Inc.

Address: 1905 Woodstock Rd. #1150 Roswell, GA 30075

Email: tpittillo@poseidonforwarding.com

Contact: Teresa Pittillo, President; Haden Slain, Vice President; Bruce Pittillo, CFO

Phone: Office: (678) 680-5353 Fax: (770) 971-5519

Website: www.poseidonforwarding.com

Products: Reefer International Freight Forwarders

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Details: Refrigerated Forwarding services- including Inland and ocean rates, booking, drayage, complete documentation services, marine insurance and surveys with expert knowledge. Family Owned!

Pratt Industries

Address: 185 Deer Ridge Dr. Statesville, NC 28625

Email: morcutt@prattindustries.com

Contact: Mark Orcutt

Phone: Office: 704-878-6615 Fax: 704-878-0051 Cell: 864-221-7809

Website: www.prattindustries.com

Products: Corrugated Packaging

Brands: Sustainable packaging and display solutions!

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Details: Pratt industries is America's 5th largest corrugated packaging company and the worlds largest, privately-help paper and packaging company, with more than 4,000 highly skilled employees.

Quality Equipment, LLC

Address: 1500 S. Clinton Avenue Dunn, NC 28334

Email: sdove @qualityequip.com

Contact: Steve Dove

Phone: 910-892-6171

Website: www.qualityequip.com

Products: John Deere New Equipment Sales, Parts & Service; Lockwood Harvesting Equipment

Brands: John Deere

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Details: John Deere new equipment sales, parts and service. Lockwood harvesting equipment.

Robinson Fresh

Address: Offices across USA, Europe, Latin America and Asia

Email: Isaac.Arevalo@robinsonfresh.com nicole.brandt@chrobinson.com

Contact: Isaac Arevalo, Nicole Brandt

Phone: 952-683-3266, +31 205 170 224

Website: www.robinsonfresh.com

Products: Sweet Potatoes, Limes, Mango, Pineapple, Avocados, Asparagus and Global Logistics Services.

Brands: Rosemont Farms, Fresh1

Varieties: Covington, Beauregard and Murasaki

Pack: All packs and sizes.

Details: A global produce and logistics company offering unique value through cold chain expertise, unmatchable scale with yearlong supply from over 135 countries, world-class account management and category insights.

Russet House Inc.

Address: 142 Route 202, Suite 103, Huntington, Quebec Canada J0S 1H0

Email: michael.zieger@russethouse.com

Contact: Michael Zieger, VP of Sales

Phone: Office: 908-872-9228 Fax: 908-264-9541

Website: www.russethouse.com

Products: Processes IQF sweet potato products, sweet potato fries, diced sweet potatoes, sweet potato puree, low fat sweet potato fries, non-GMO sweet potato products

Brands: Russet House

Varieties: Processor of Covingtons/Beauregards/Evanglines

Pack: We pack to your requirements

Details: Russet House develops products that each customer can call their own. Our dynamic team offers a full service process that includes logistics, product development, quality assurance and graphic design. Private label processor and Co-packer of IQF Sweet Potato Products. Organic and gluten free sweet potato fries.

SAIL Sea Air Integrated Logistics LLC

Address: 3000 Nash St. N., Suite B Wilson, NC 27896

Email: robert.zenzel@sail.li

Contact: Robert Zenzel

Phone: Office: 252-243-7245 (243-SAIL)

Website: www.sail.li

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Details: We are specialists in Perishable Logistics. As Ocean Freight Forwarder + NVOCC we handle temperature controlled and non-temperature controlled shipments. We also offer Domestic Transportation/Trucking.

Scott Farms, Inc.

Address: 7965A Simpson Rd, Lucama, NC, 27851

Email: sales@scottfarms.com sonny@scottfarms.com dewey@scottfarms.com stephanie@scottfarms.com

Contact: Sonny Scott, Owner Dewey Scott or Stephanie Williams

Phone: Office: 919-284-4030 Toll-free: 877-284-4030 Fax: 919-284-4872

Website: www.scottfarms.com

Products: fresh sweet potatoes

Brands: Sonny’s Pride, Dri Pak, Scott Farms & Sweet Heart

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington, Carolina Ruby Hernandez, Japanese & O'Henry

Pack: 6kg, 3lb bags, 40lb cartons, microwavable and gift packs also available.

Details: Scott Farms, Inc. is a third generation, grower / packer / shipper. We distribute to retail, food-service, and wholesale accounts domestically, as well as internationally, year-round. Our certifications include: PTI compliance, traceability, and Global GAP

Snow Tractor

Address: 6858 Hwy 11 S. Ayden, NC 28513

Email: ken@snowtractor.net

Contact: Ken Snow

Phone: 252-746-8200

Website: www.snowtractor.net

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Southern Container Corporation

Address: 6003 Ward Blvd. Wilson, NC 27894-0216

Email: jbrake@socontainers.com

Contact: James Brake

Phone: 252-237-0539

Website: www.socontainers.com

Products: Agricultural and Tobacco Packing

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Details: Southern Container Corporation warehouses, ships and delivers all tobacco and produce packaging to growers, packers and other distributors throughout the US and abroad.

Southern Produce Distributors. Inc.

Address: 111 West Center Street - PO Box 130, Faison, NC, 28341

Email: brendao@southern-produce.com kelly@southern-produce.com carlos@southern-produce.com

Contact: Stewart Precythe - CEO, Brenda Oglesby, Kelley Precythe, or Carlos Quintanilla

Phone: Office: 910-267-0011 Toll Free: 800-688-9267 Fax: 910-267-1455

Website: www.southern-produce.com

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Brands: Pointer Brand, Chef's Pride, Southern Choice Yams, Southern's Large Yams

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington, Evangeline & Hernandez

Pack: 5, 10, and 40 lb cartons, 6, 14, and 18kg export. 3, 10 and 12lb bags; 1.5 steam-in bags, microwavable and bulk availability

Details: Southern Produce is constantly seeking ways to improve products and service. We provide customers with nutritious, delicious sweet potatoes year-round at their peak of nutrition and taste.

Spring Acres Sales Co. Inc

Address: 1280 Macedonia Rd, Spring Hope, NC, 27882

Email: cindy@springacres.com jordan@springacres.com chris@springacres.com charlie@springacres.com

Contact: Cindy Joyner - President, Jordan Jackson - Quality Control & Chris Thompson - Sales

Phone: 252-478-5127; 800-849-5436

Website: www.springacres.com

Products: sweet potatoes

Brands: Spring Harvest Yams, Spring Acres, Mardi Gras, Cajun Delights

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington

Pack: 40 lb. boxes, 5lb. bags, 800 lb. cardboard bins, No.1 & No.2 sized and foodservice

Details: There is no substitute for good breeding. The Strickland family is known for doing things the right way, setting the toughest standards in the business and doing whatever it takes to exceed them. As a result, you can bur sure their sweet potatoes are extraordinarily sweet, the finest in Nash County - if not the world! Memberships & Certifications include: Global GAP, USDA GAP

Steele Plant Company, LLC

Address: 202 Collins St. - Gleason, TN 38229

Email: plants@steeleplantcompany.com

Contact: Ken Sanders | Larry Hudson | Valerie Sanders

Phone: Phone: 731-648-5476 Fax: 731-648-1946

Website: www.sweetpotatoplant.com

Products: Mail order (direct ship) sweet potato plants

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Varieties: Beauregard, Bonita, Centennial, Covington, Georgia Jets, Murasaki, O'Henry, Porto Rico, White Yams

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Details: About Our Certified Sweet Potato Plants: We grow our own plants. We exercise the greatest care to keep our varieties true to name and grade and hold ourselves in readiness at all times to replace, on proper proof, all stock that may prove otherwise than true to name or grade. In any event, our liability shall not exceed the original purchase price. There are no other warranties, expressed or implied as we have no control over soil, handling, planting or growing conditions. We specifically exclude any warranties of productivity or merchantability.

Strickland Brothers Enterprises, Inc.

Address: 3622 Wiggins Rd, Spring Hope, NC, 27882

Email: terry@stricklandbros.com

Contact: Terry L Strickland, President

Phone: 252-478-3058

Website: www.stricklandbros.com

Products: Sweet potato bedding and harvesting equipment, custom packing/grading equipment.

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Details: We specialize in custom fabrication; from repair, modifications or complete replacement of all equipment required from plant production through harvest, all the way to grading of sweet potatoes.

Techmark, Inc.

Address: 15400 S. US 27 Lansing, MI 48906

Email: pmorris@techmark-inc.com

Contact: Patrick Morris Sales & Marketing ; Todd Forbush, Engineer

Phone: Office: 517-322-0250 Fax: 517-322-0470

Website: www.techmark-inc.com

Products: curing room and storage ventilation system design and installation. Bulk or box storage, fans, humi-cells, controls.

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Details: Techmark , Inc. designs and installs curing and storage ventilation systems for sweet potatoes as well as other produce. We specialize in environmental controlled storage systems.

TIMAC AGRO USA, INC.

Address: PO Box 888 Reading, PA 19607

Email: dstephens@timacusa.com

Contact: Daniel Stephens

Phone: 910-459-2355

Website: www.us.timacagro.com

Products: Fertilizer/Biostimulants, Duo Maxx, Fertiactyl G2

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Details: Fertilizer and Biostimulant sales and manufacturing

Triangle Insurance & Associates

Address: 103 Market Street Louisburg, NC 27549

Email: jmd0214d1@gmail.com jacob@triangleinsuranceonline.com

Contact: J.M. Dickens Owner/Agent / Jacob Alphin Owner/Agent

Phone: Office: 919-496-2239 Fax: 919-496-3437

Website: www.triangleinsuranceonline.com

Products: Commercial Agribusiness Insurance... We can meet all your Farming Insurance needs from General Liability to Workers Comp and everthing in between.

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Details: We specialize in providing insurance and quality service to the Ag industry. We take pride in keeping up with current events, laws and regulations in the Ag world to make sure our clients are properly insured.

TRP CPAs, PLLC

Address: 110 Commerce Dr. Dunn, NC 28334

Email: keith@trpcpa.com

Contact: Keith A. Raynor, CPA

Phone: 910-891-1100

Website: www.trpcpa.com

Products: Accounting and tax services

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Details: TRP CPAs, PLLC is a regional firm of CPAs with offices located in Dunn, Fayetteville and Sanford, North Carolina and has provided quality accounting service to the Agriculture Industry since 1972.

Vick Family Farms Partnership

Address: 11124 Christian Rd., Wilson, NC, 27896-8115

Email: jerome@vickfamilyfarms.com charlotte@vickfamilyfarms.com lyn@vickfamilyfarms.com

Contact: Jerome, Charlotte, or Linwood Vick

Phone: (252) 237-7313; (252) 291-8880

Website: www.vickfamilyfarms.com

Products: Sweet potato plants, sweet potatoes, all pack sizes, bulk and processing.

Brands: Carolina Gold, Pure Gold and Grande Gold

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington, Murasaki & White

Pack: 3-5lb bags, 20& 40lb cartons, 6kg & 14kg export, microwave individual wrap, bulk bins and totes.

Details: Grower/ Packer / Shipper that is known worldwide as a family farming operation with the best quality, consistency and customer service in the sweet potato industry. We are USDA GAP, GHP & Global GAP certified with complete traceability. We offer sweet potatoes 365 days a year stored in state of the art climate controlled facilities.

Wada Farms Marketing Group, LLC

Address: 8601 Six Forks Rd. Suite 400 Raleigh, NC 27615

Email: sweets@wadafarms.com

Contact: Shane Watt: VP of Sourcing Norman Brown: Director of Sales Jeff Scramlin: Director of Business Development

Phone: 919-578-4020 fax: 919-882-2039

Website: www.wadafarms.com

Products: Sweet Potatoes, Potatoes and Onions grown, packed and shipped in the DOLE label.

Brands: Dole, Wada

Varieties: Covington, Beauregard, Murasaki

Pack: 3 lb., 5 lb., bulk and carton

Details: Wada Farms Marketing Group exclusively manages the DOLE sweet potato, potato and onion program in North America. This includes all sales, marketing and packaging.

Wayne E. Bailey Produce Company, Inc.

Address: 490 Old US Highway 74, Chadbourn, NC, 28431-9510

Email: info@sweetpotatoes.com mrsweetpotato@sweetpotatoes.com nicky@sweetpotatoes.com ronnie@sweetpotatoes.com michelle@sweetpotatoes.com pat@sweetpotatoes.com corey@sweetpotatoes.com adam@sweetpotatoes.com webfarms@sweetpotatoes.com

Contact: George Wooten- Owner, Nicky Herring - Produce Scheduler/Sales, Ronnie Mercer - Sales, Michelle Jacobs - Sales, Pat Wooten - Sales Manager, Corey Troutman - Food Safety Coordinator, Adam Wooten - Operations Manager, George Wooten III - Farm Manager

Phone: Office: 910-654-5163 Toll Free: 800-845-6149

Website: www.sweetpotatoes.com

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Brands: Play Boy, Green Giant, Sampson King, Nutritional Allstars, We Be Yammin’

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington, White, Orientals

Pack: 3 lb., 5 lb., 10 lb., 40 lb., Bulk, Bins, Foodservice count packs, Microwaves

Details: The leading innovator in the sweet potato industry since 1935. We offer many different brands, varieties, packs and sizes. As a versatile company, we have a complete line for retail, food-service, export and process. This includes our newest products: Petite Steamables, Sweet Potato Fingerlings and shrink wrapped microwavables along with value added fresh and frozen products.

Wilco Transportation Services, Inc.

Address: 1430 Dobbersville Road Mt. Olive, NC 28365

Email: wtsexpress3@att.net

Contact: Scott Williams

Phone: 919-689-2500

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Products: Truck Broker

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Details: Truck Brokerage for over 25 years

Williamson Produce, Inc.

Address: PO Box 3508, Wilson, NC, 27895

Email: karen@wproduce.com

Contact: Karen Williamson-Baker

Phone: 252-243-5700

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Brands: Classic

Varieties: Beauregard, Covington, Jewel

Pack: 40 lb., Bulk, Bins

Details: Williamson Produce, Inc. grows, packs, ships and brokers sweet potatoes

Yara North America

Address: 739 Hwy 70 Bettie, Beaufort, NC 28516

Email: george.simpson@yara.com

Contact: George Simpson

Phone: 252-241-5406

Website: www.yara.us

Products: Calcium Nitrate Tropicote, CN-9, UCAN-17

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Details: Yara delivers solutions for sustainable agriculture. Our mineral fertilizers and crop nutrition programs help produce the food required for our growing population.

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