Associate Members

5 Girls Produce

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

Email: [email protected] [email protected]

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.


AgBiome Innovations

Address: 104 TW Alexander Dr. Bldg. 18 RTP, NC 27709

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Liz Gaston

Phone: 855-946-9537

Website: www.agbiome.com

Products: Howler Fungicide with more to come!

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Details: AgBiome Innocations has in-depth industry knowledge and a team with a proven track record of effective disease and pest control. We take innovative products and get them to market so they can benefit growers.


AgCarolina Farm Credit

Address: 4000 Poole Rd. Raleigh, NC 27610

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

Contact: Gary Harris

Phone: 252-257-4923 fax: 252-257-2655

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Products: sweet potato and produce boxes

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Details: 20 bushel & 40 Bushel produce boxes; hardwood lumber and box repair parts all 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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

Contact: Lauren Roberson

Phone: Office: (843) 395-2120

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BB&T

Address: 1112 Brightleaf Blvd.

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected] or [email protected]

Contact: Mark Jones - Sales, Charlene Puckett - Admin. Assistant

Phone: Ph: 252-398-3116 Fax: 252-398-3184

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.


Bennett International Transport, LLC

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

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Mark Suddreth

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

Website: www.bennettig.com

Products: Ocean Feright Forwarder, NVOCC OTI #021108NF 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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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: [email protected] [email protected]

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 Base Pac

Address: PO Box 783 3157 Freezer Locker Rd. Hudson, NC 28638

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Weidner Abernethy

Phone: Office: (828) 728-7304; Fax: (828) 728-2780

Website: www.carolinabasepac.com

Products: Wood packaging- new pallets, Euro pallets, black pallets, crates and bins. Carolina Base Pac is export certified.

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Details: Manufacturer of wood products.


Carolina Eastern-Benson, Inc.

Address: 8858 NC 96 South

Email: [email protected]

Contact: William Johnson

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

Website: www.carolina-eastern.com

Products: Fertilizer, chemicals and seed

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected] [email protected]

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: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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.clintontt.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: [email protected]

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


Covington Spirits, LLC

Address: 310 Kingold Blvd. Snow Hill, NC 28580

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Jimbo Eason

Phone: 415-728-6953

Website: www.covingtonvodka.com

Products: North Carolina Sweet Potato Vodka

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Details: Covington Gourmet Vodka, The Best Yam Vodka On Earth! Handmade seedling to bottling. Our vodka is expertly crafted in small batches using a comination of traditional and modern distilling practices.


Crop Management Services

Address: 674 Lassiter Rd. Princeton, NC 27569

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Danny Pierce

Phone: 919-920-0238

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D & S Farms

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

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected] [email protected]

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


EWR, Inc.

Address: 81 Peyton Pkwy #101, Collierville, TN 38017

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Scott Pinto

Phone: (901) 753-5026

Website: www.ewrinc.com

Products: Computer software for Sweet Potato Sales / Packing / Shipping Software

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Details: EWR is a software company that has specialized in agriculture since 1994. We are proud to add Sweet Potatoes to the list of commodities we service.


Farm Fresh Produce Inc.

Address: P.O. Box 124

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]

Contact: Johnny Barnes, President Jose Calderone, International 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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected] 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: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]

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

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

Website: www.hamfarms.com

Products: sweet potatoes, sweet potato puree and dehydrated sweet potato

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.” Ham Farms is an experienced grower, packer, shipper and processor specializing in sweet potatoes and fresh produce for consumers in domestic and international markets.


Healthier Way Foods, LLC

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

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

Contact: Glenn Peterson

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

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International Paper

Address: 820 Caton Rd. Lumberton, NC 28360

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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


Little Creek Produce LLC

Address: 8003 NC Hwy 222 Walstonburg, NC 27888

Email: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]

Contact: Dwayne Ferrell, Hannah Ferrell, Ryan Beamon

Phone: 252-238-2300. fax 252-238-2224

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Products: Sweet Potatoes

Brands: Wholesome Harvest

Varieties: Covington, Murasaki, Organic

Pack: 40 lb., 6 kg., 14 kg., 500 kg Bulk Bins, Microwave

Details: We are a grower/packer/shipper of North Carolina SweetPotatoes. We specialize in providing quality sweetpotatoes to restaurants, food services, retailers and processors year round, as well as international shipping. Our certifications include PTI Compliance, GAP & Global GAP


Louisburg Box and Pallet, LLC

Address: 2711 Hwy 58 Warrenton, NC 27589

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Warren Griffin

Phone: 252-257-3303

Website: smokehouselumber.com

Products: Sweetpotato Boxes, Pallets

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Details: Producers of quality potato boxes and pallets


Mallory Alexander International Logistics

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

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Richard Mallory-Account Executive , Neely Mallory III-President, Les Lewis-Exec Vice President

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. 4 PL - warehousing, All commodities.


Manry Rawls Insurance

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

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Vee Pittman, CIC, AFIS, President ; Ted Lawson, Agent; Tim Drake, Agent

Phone: Ph: 800-666-6131 Fax: 757-562-7175

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. We can insure farmers, packers, shippers, write property (including stock), liability, autos, trucks, equipment, workers compensation, and group health insurance. We also have an office dedicated to crop insurance.


McCain Foods USA, Inc.

Address: 2275 Cabot Drive, Lisle, IL, 60532

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected] [email protected]

Contact: Michael Mulier

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

Website: www.moodydunbar.com

Products: Canned Sweet Potatoes

Brands: Nature's Pride, Dunbars, Cannon, Dromedary

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Pack: All consumer and foodservice can sizes

Details: Moody Dunbar, Inc. is a family owned company offering the highest quality pepper, pimento, and sweet potato products made from 100% american sourced ingredients.


Nash Produce

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

Email: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]; [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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.


Roberson Onion Co.

Address: 92 S. Williams St. Hazlehurst, GA 31359

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Steve Roberson

Phone: 912-375-5760

Website: www.robersononion.com

Products: Sweet Potatoes, Sweet Onions, & Onions

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Details: Roberson Onion packs and ships sweet potatoes, sweet onions and onions, offering year round supply and service. We are quality-oriented and offer all packs and sizes.


Robinson Fresh

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

Email: [email protected] [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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.


Samskip Logistics

Address: 409 Joyce Kilmer Ave New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Vincent Marino

Phone: 908-334-1552

Website: www.samskip.com

Products: Logistics Services (Ocean Freight)

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Details: Samskip Logistics offers a comprehensive menu of global foodstuff logistics services. We are headquartered in Rotterdam with offices on five continents, allowing us the global reach to serve the needs of the exporters/importers of perishables world wide.


Scott Farms, Inc.

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

Email: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]tfarms.com [email protected]

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: Bonita, Covington, Murasaki, Belleview, Burgandy and Hernandez

Pack: Bins, 40lb, 20lb, 6kg, cartons; 3lb bags, microwavable, and gift packs also available.

Details: Scott Farms, Inc. is a sixth generation family farm. We distribute to retail, foodservice, wholesale and processing accounts domestically and internationally ear round. Global GAP and Field to Fork Certified, PTI compliant traceability.


Snow Tractor

Address: 6858 Hwy 11 S. Ayden, NC 28513

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]

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: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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.


Streamlines NV

Address: 442 West Kennedy Blvd. Suite 290 Tampa, FL 33606

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Howard Posner, General Manager

Phone: 813-253-3122

Website: www.streamlinesnv.com

Products: Ocean Transportation Services

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Details: Streamlines NV is a division of the Seatrade Group of companies, a nearly 70 year old ship owning and operating company with a special focus on perishable cargoes. Streamlines’ Blue Stream service started operation in January of 2016, featuring 5 high-reefer container intake vessels on rotation between the USA, Europe, the Caribbean and Central America. For the past year, the Blue Stream has been carrying weekly volume of NC sweet potato volume to Europe via a Pt. Canaveral, FL port call. In June of 2017, the Blue Stream service commenced weekly vessel calls DIRECTLY at the port of Wilmington, NC with direct sailings to the UK (9 days) and Rotterdam (10 days).


Strickland Brothers Enterprises, Inc.

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

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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

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

Website: www.techmark-inc.com

Products: ventilation control systems, fans, humidifiers, heating and cooling equipment and sensors

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Details: Techmark , Inc.is an international agricultural engineering company specializing in storage and productions systems. Techmark applies technologies that create positive returns for growers and the industry


TIMAC AGRO USA, INC.

Address: PO Box 888 Reading, PA 19607

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected] [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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.


UPI

Address: 937 The Preserve Trail Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Kevin Gaskins

Phone: 919-260-8040

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Products: Devrinol 50 DF XT Herbicide, Devrinol 2XT Herbicide, Bifenture 2EC Insecticide, Bifenture 10DF Insecticide, Manzate Pro-Stick 75WDG Fungicide, Manzate MAX

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Details: UPI is in the business of manufacturing and supplying Crop Protection Products worldwide; providing solutions to optimize farm productivity for farmers through innovative and value add products.


Vick Family Farms Partnership

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

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Contact: Jerome, Charlotte, Diane , Linwood Vick or Hunter Roscoe

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, Carolina Steamables

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: 8951 Harvest Oaks Drive, Suite 101 Raleigh, NC 27615

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Chris Thompson: Director 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: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]

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: [email protected]

Contact: Robert E. Williams, President Scott Williams, Vice President

Phone: office: 919-689-2500 Fax: 919-689-3356

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Products: Truck Broker

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Details: Truck Brokerage for over 25 years


Williamson Farms, Inc.

Address: PO Box 3508, Wilson, NC, 27895

Email: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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.