Address: 104 TW Alexander Dr. Bldg. 18 RTP, NC 27709
Contact: Liz Gaston
Products: Howler Fungicide with more to come!
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.
Arcola Hardwood Company
Address: 2316 NC Hwy 43, Warrenton, NC 27589
Contact: Gary Harris
Phone: 252-257-4923 fax: 252-257-2655
Products: sweet potato and produce boxes
Details: 20 bushel & 40 Bushel produce boxes; hardwood lumber and box repair parts all to meet your needs.
Barfoots of Botley, LTD
Address: Sefter Farm, Pagham, West Susex PO21 3PX UK
Contact: Colin Miller
Phone: 44 1243 261211
Products: Sweet potato, sweet corn, asparagus, squash, chilli, zucchini, fresh prepared foods, peas, beans, broccoli
Brands: Grown with Love
Details: Barfoots supply fresh produce into various UK and European markets, providing sustainable 52 week continuity through our global farming operations and partner suppliers.
Address: 1112 Brightleaf Blvd.
Contact: Zach Thornton
Products: loans, leases, deposits, insurance, investments and payroll operations. Visit BB&T for all your banking needs!
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
Contact: Mark Jones - Sales, Bill Stalls - President or Charlene Puckett - Admin. Assistant
Phone: Ph: 252-398-3116 Fax: 252-398-3184
Products: Checchi & Magli transplanters, Valley center pivots, metal buildings and grain systems.y Center Pivots, Metal Buildings, Brock Grain Bins
Details: Benchmark Building and Irrigation has top of the line products to plan, water and shelter your valuable sweet potato crops.
Bennett International Transport, LLC
Address: 118 E. Nash St., Suite D, Wilson, NC 27893
Contact: Mark Suddreth
Phone: Cell: 252-281-5170 Fax: 866-313-2860
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.
Bennett International Transport, LLC
Address: 2231-G Nash Street Wilson, NC
Contact: Mark Suddreth
Products: Ocean frieght 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
Carolina Eastern-Benson, Inc.
Address: 8858 NC 96 South
Contact: William Johnson
Phone: 919-894-2922 / Fax 919-894--1031
Products: Fertilizer, chemicals and seed
Brands: visible, eraser 4-E, wetcit & prev-am
Details: Retailers of Ag chemicals, seeds, fertilizer, and custom fertilizer blends and application.
Clinton Truck & Tractor Co., Inc.
Address: 107 Northeast Blvd., Clinton, NC 28328
Contact: Ronnie Jackson, President, Ronnie Holland, Sales and C.O. Bradshaw, Sales
Phone: 910-592-4188, 800-672-4216 fax: 910-592-9502
Products: CASE, IH, KMC< WOODS< KMC, MONOSEM, Great Plains and much more! Check us out!
Details: We represent CASE, IH, AG as dealer as well as represent other shortline manufacturers.
Courtier Nordany Broker Inc.
Address: PO Box 7903 Grand Falls, NB E3Z 3E9 (Canada)
Contact: Kent Nissen
Phone: Office: 506-473-9492 Fax: 506-473-7051
Details: Procurement of sweet potatoes for the processing industry. Potato borker - all types: seed, table, processing for NortherAssisting customers with scheduling, transporation, inspections and customs documentation.
Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina
Address: 4000 Poole Rd. Raleigh, NC 27610
Contact: Linda Strickland
Phone: O: 919-250-9500 F: 919-231-8475
Products: Agricultural financing and leasing - appraisal services
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
Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina
Address: 146 Victory Lane, Statesville, NC 28625
Contact: Jocelyn Roten - Marketing, Skipper Jones - Sr. VP Marketing, Janna Bass - Sr. Marketing Specialiast, Maggie Hamm - Sr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer
Phone: Office: (704) 761-2899
Products: Agricultural Financing
Details: The Farm Credit Associations of NC are AgCarolina, Farm Credit, Cape Fear Farm Credit, and Carolina Farm Credit. These financial cooperatives are member-owned with 55 branches serviceing all 100 counties in North Carolina. They serve as the leading providers of credit to farmers and rural residents in the state. The Associations have over $3.5 billion in loans and commetments outstanding to over 14,500 Norther Carolina farmers. Farm Credit has been making loans to finance land, home, farm buildings, operating expenses, livestrock and equipment, as well as other purposes for more than 100 years. Credit life insurance, crop insurance, appraisal services, and leasing are also available through the local branch offices. For more information and to locate a branch in your area, please visit www.FarmCreditofNC.com.
Farm Pak Products, Inc.
Address: 7840 Old Bailey Hwy, Spring Hope, NC 27882
Contact: Johnny Barnes, President Jose Calderon, International Sales Maggie Strickland, Food Safety
Phone: 800-367-2799 FAX: (252) 459-9020
Products: sweet potatoes
Brands: Farm Pak, Beta Blast, Queen Ann, Dader Gator, Special Pack
Varieties: Covington, Evangeline and Mursaki: Organic available
Pack: 40#. 18 KG, 6KG, 500KG Bins, bulk Bags: 3#, 5# Organic Bags: 2#, 3#, 40# & Microwavable
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. Farm Pak has been in business for 50 years, and is listed in the top 100 growers consecutively for the last 15 years.
Address: 3605 Glenwood Ave. Ste. 370
Contact: David Haskins/ Stephen Sheperd & Del Rush
Phone: O:919-782-8410 F: 919-881-0892
Products: tax, financial audit, food safety audit
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.
Georgia Pacific – Corrugated
Address: 133 Peachtree St. NE
Contact: James Brake; Sales Rep or Todd Ayers; Area Sales Manager
Products: Corrugated containers ; boxes, bin, caps adn trays
Details: GP Corrugated is more than just a corrugated packaging supplier. We are committed to understanding your needs and improving your total supply chain. When it comes to handling fresh produce, you need so much more than just a box. At Georgia-Pacific Corrugated, we understand that.
Highland Fresh Technologies
Address: 820 Caton Rd. Lumberton, NC 28360
Contact: John Brooks, Jeff Bruer
Phone: (910) 334-3951 Fax: (901) 334-3951
Products: Corrugated containers ; boxes, bin, caps adn trays
Details: Manufacturer of corrugated boxes.
John Hackney Agency of Rocky Mount, Inc.
Address: 950 Country Club Rd. Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Contact: Thomas Rhodes, CPCU, CIC, AAI, AIC, ARM, AU, AFSB, CBIA
Phone: 1-800-889-3636 or local: 252-442-3186
Products: Commercial Insurance, Farm Insurance, Employee Benefits Programs, Safety/Risk Management Services
Details: John Hackney Agency of Rocky Mount has been operating in the Southeast since 1895, with our headquarters located in Rocky Mount, NC. We specialize in insurance and risk management programs for all areas of the agribusiness industry (growers, packers, shippers, etc.), offering workers compensation, general liability, property, automobile, inland marine/equipment, cargo/transit, pollution/environmental liability, umbrella, gin stock floaters/baled cotton, etc. We also have an Employee Benefits department that focuses on health insurance, vision, dental, etc.
JR Simplot Company
Address: PO Box 2378 Winterville, NC 28590
Contact: Sarah Jane Posey
Products: Sweet potatoes and potatoes
Details: The J.R. Simplot Company is one of the largest privately held food and agribusiness companies in the nation, though at heart we’re as small as a single farmer. We pioneer innovations in plant nutrition and food processing, research new ways to feed animals and sustain ecosystems, and strive to feed a growing global population. At Simplot, we’re in the business of Bringing Earth’s Resources to Life.
Address: 4724 Entrance Dr. Charlotte, NC 28273
Contact: Bobby Bernard - Senionr Sales Executive
Products: Logistics services - domestic and international
Details: We are a global company, designing reffer logistic solutions supported with a global team of expertts to deal with the rists and challenges of perishable transportation.
Lancaster Farms LLC
Address: 5517 Hwy 58 S. Wilson, NC 27893
Contact: Derek Lancaster
Phone: Office: (252) 291-3048; Cell (919) 738-3926 ;Fax (252) 291-9278
Products: Sweet Potatoes
Brands: Lancaster Pride
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
Marrone Bio Innovations
Address: P.O. Box 432 Fernandina Beach, FL 32025
Contact: Hal Blackmore
Products: majestene bionematicide
Details: At Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI), we create products from microorganisms isolated from samples collected from unique niches and habitats such as flowers, insects, soil and composts. Our proprietary technology enables us to isolate and screen naturally occurring microorganisms and plant extracts in a highly efficient manner and to identify those that may have novel, effective and safe pest management or plant health promoting characteristics.
Address: 6160 S NC Hwy 58, Nashville, NC, 27856
Contact: Thomas Joyner - President / Richard Joyner - Vice President / Tami Long, Marketing
Phone: Office: 252-443-6011 Toll Free: 800-334-3032 Fax: 252-443-6746
Products: sweet potatoes; cucumbers (pickling)
Brands: Mr. Yam, Cajun Gold, Nash's Pride, Nash's Gold, Oh So Sweet
Varieties: Covington (traditional & organic) Bonita, Murasaki
Pack: 40lb box, 2-10lb bags, food service counts, microwavable, steamable bags and bulk.
Details: Nash produce is a full-service grower-owned packer and shipper of sweet potatoes offering year-round distribution. Our expert team ensures all customer and grower needs are fulfilled.
NC Certified Sweet Potato Seed Growers
Address: PO Box 367 Nashville, NC 27856
Contact: Jim Jones, President or Sue Leggett, Secretary
Phone: Jim: (252)230-2084, Sue: (252)904-5594
Products: Micropropagated and Virus Tested Sweet Potato Seeds
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.
North Carolina Yam Festival
Address: 103-D E. 5th St. / PO BOX 446 Tabor City, NC 28463
Contact: Cynthia Nelson, Secretary
Products: Sweet potatoes - shirts etc.
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.
Pierce Soil and Crop Consulting
Address: 674 Lassiter Rd. Princeton, NC 27569
Contact: Danny Pierce
Products: Elite Greenhouse Stock plants
Details: We produce elite greenhouse stock sweet potato plants
Address: 185 Deer Ridge Dr. Statesville, NC 28625
Contact: Mark Orcutt
Phone: Office: 704-878-6615 Fax: 704-878-0051 Cell: 864-221-7809
Products: Corrugated Packaging
Brands: Sustainable packaging and display solutions!
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.
Address: 92 S. Williams St. Hazlehurst, GA 31359
Contact: Steve Roberson - Owner, Brent Bryson - Sales, Adam Roberson - Sales, Katie Cowart - Accounting
Products: Year round sweet potatoes, all packs; year round onions, all packs; Vidalia, Tex Mex, Yellow, red, White. GA Melons, WV Apples seasonally
Details: Since 1980 Roberson Produce has offered service, quality and value. We offer year-round sweet potatoes and onions, and meons and apples seasonally.
SAIL Sea Air Integrated Logistics LLC
Address: 3000 Nash St. N., Suite B Wilson, NC 27896
Contact: Robert Zenzel
Phone: Office: 252-243-7245 (243-SAIL)
Details: We are specialists in Perishable Logistics. As Ocean Freight Forwarder + NVOCC we handle temperature controlled and non-temperature controlled shipments. We are recognized as one of the industry's leading temperature controlled foodstuff specialits. Exerience in shipping NC sweetpotatoes overseas. We also offer Domestic Transportation/Trucking.
Scott Farms, Inc.
Address: 7965A Simpson Rd, Lucama, NC, 27851
Contact: Sonny Scott, Owner Dewey Scott or Stephanie Williams
Phone: Office: 919-284-4030 Toll-free: 877-284-4030 Fax: 919-284-4872
Products: fresh sweet potatoes, seed, plants
Brands: Scott Farms International, Sonny's Pride
Varieties: Covington, Bonita, Murasaki & Burgundy
Pack: Bins, 40lb, 20lb, 6kg, bulk bins, 3lb. mesh bags, steamers, microwavables, and tray pack
Details: Scott farms is a 6th generation family farm dististributing to retail, food service, wholesale and processors domestically and internationally year-round. Global GAP, GRASP, M&S Field to fork certifications; PTI compliant traceability.
Southern Container Corporation
Address: 6003 Ward Blvd. Wilson, NC 27894-0216
Contact: Chris Thompson, Sales
Products: Agricultural and Tobacco Packing
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
Contact: Kelley Precythe - President & Owner, Brooke Crumpler, Domestic Sales and Ashley Jack - InternationalSales
Phone: Office: 910-267-0011 Toll Free: 800-688-9267 Fax: 910-267-1455
Products: sweet potatoes
Brands: Pointer Brand, Chef's Pride, Southern Choice Yams, Southern's Large Yams
Varieties: Beauregard, Bonita, Covington, Evangeline, Hernandez & Murasaki
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: Celebrating 75 years and four-generations of uncompromising quality, taste, and nutrition, Southern Produce is a premier grower/packer/shipper of the world's best sweet potatoes. Growing over 12,000 acres annually with more than 3 million bushel storage capacity, Southern Produce supplies fresh conventional and organic produce to domestic and international markets year-round.
Spraying Systems Co.
Spring Acres Sales Co. Inc
Address: 1280 Macedonia Rd, Spring Hope, NC, 27882
Contact: Cindy Joyner - President, Jordan Jackson - Quality Control & Chris Thompson - Sales
Phone: 252-478-5127; 800-849-5436
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
Contact: Ken Sanders | Larry Hudson | Valerie Sanders
Phone: Phone: 731-648-5476 Fax: 731-648-1946
Products: Mail order (direct ship) sweet potato plants
Varieties: Beauregard, Bonita, Centennial, Covington, Georgia Jets, Murasaki, O'Henry, Porto Rico, White Yams
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.
Address: 442 West Kennedy Blvd. Suite 290 Tampa, FL 33606
Contact: Howard Posner, General Manager
Products: Ocean Transportation Services
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
Contact: Terry L Strickland, President Andrew Strickland, Vice-President
Phone: Office: 252-478-3058 Fax: 252-478-7608
Products: Sweet potato bedding and harvesting equipment, custom packing/grading equipment.
Details: SBE specializes 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.
Triangle Risk Advisors
Address: 103 Market Street Louisburg, NC 27549
Contact: J.M. Dickens Owner/Agent / Jacob Alphin Owner/Agent
Phone: Office: 919-496-2239 Fax: 919-496-3437
Products: Commercial Agribusiness Insurance... We can meet all your Farming Insurance needs from General Liability to Workers Comp and everthing in between.
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.
TriEst Ag Group / TriEst Irrigation- Formerly BB Hobbs Company
Address: P.O. Box 448 Greenville, NC 27835
Contact: Dave Elliott - Sales, Patrick McLawhorn - Sales, Witte Cribb - Regional Sales
Phone: ph: 843-944-0596
Products: soil fumigants, plasticulture & sprayer equipment, irrigation supplies & plant nutrition products
Details: Pre-plant through harvest, we offer growers soil fumigants, plasticulture and sprayer equipment, irrigation supplies and design as well as plant nutrition products.
Trinity Frozen Foods
Address: 6064 Deep Branch Rd. Pembroke, NC 28372
Contact: Tripp Lancaster
Products: sweet potato french fries
Brands: Sweet Sensations
Details: We offer our products for both food service and private label usage. We partner with you to find new ways to do business that keep your profits rising. No added sugar. No artificial colors. No saturated fat. Gluten free. We offer the best sweet potato fries on the market, pure and simple. All this and located in Pembroke, NC... your own back yard.
Vick Family Farms Partnership
Address: 11124 Christian Rd., Wilson, NC, 27896-8115
Contact: Jerome - Owner, Diane Vick - Owner/Labor Manager, Charlotte Vick - Owner/Sales, Linwood Vick - Owner/Farm Manager
Phone: (252) 237-7313; (252) 291-8880
Products: North Carolina Sweet Potatoes
Brands: Carolina Gold, Pure Gold, Natural Gold, Grande Gold, Carolina Steamables
Varieties: Beauregard, Covington, Murasaki, White Bonita & organics
Pack: 6kg, 14kg, 18kg, 20lb, 40lb, 3&5# bags, 1.5lb steamer bag, microwave, bulk, and service counts
Details: Leading the industry in quality and customer service is the Vick Family and their NC grown sweet potatoes. We ship fresh sweet potatoes worldwide year round and are Global GAP, GAP, GRASP Certified. PTI Compiant
Wake Stone Corp – Hi-Cal AgLime
Address: Long, SC
Contact: Hunter Jenkins
Products: Balance Your Soil pH with Wake Stone Corp Hi-Cal AgLime: Nature’s Neutralizer Calcium is essential to life. Of all the mineral elements necessary for plant growth, calcium is the most important because it is responsible for so many different functions in the soil surrounding the plant root. Apply Wake Stone Hi-Cal AgLime and protect your investment, yield & environment!
Details: At Wake Stone Corporation, our quality stone products and personalized customer service have kept our faithful customers coming back for almost half a century. Whether you’re paving a highway, constructing a major subdivision or simply repairing your driveway, we’re your local source for high quality, consistent stone products. Wake Stone Corporation is a family mining business with a nearly 50-year track record of environmental stewardship, regulatory compliance and safety operating four quarries in North Carolina and one in South Carolina. To work at Wake Stone is to be part of a family that cares deeply for each other, our customers, the environment and the communities where we work and live. Our 150 dedicated employees have helped maintain the family atmosphere that goes back to our roots.
Address: P.O. Box 17366 Winston-Salem, NC 17366
Contact: Garry Meyer| Sales & Marketing, Joe Walton| Sales & Rick Wilson| Sales
Products: Tribute premium granulated fertilizer, blends and nitrogen
Brands: Tribute Premium Granular Fertilizer
Varieties: Fertilizer for tobacco, sweet potato, vegetables, hemp and other crops
Pack: Bulk, 50 lb. ton totes
Details: Weaver distributes a complete line of fertilizer products. The Winston-Salem plant was built in 1939 and has been in business for 80 years.
Wilco Transportation Services, Inc.
Address: 1430 Dobbersville Road Mt. Olive, NC 28365
Contact: Robert E. Williams, President Scott Williams, Vice President
Phone: office: 919-689-2500 Fax: 919-689-3356
Products: Truck Broker
Details: Truck Brokerage for over 25 years
Yara North America
Address: 739 Hwy 70 Bettie, Beaufort, NC 28516
Contact: George Simpson
Products: Calcium Nitrate Tropicote, CN-9, UCAN-17
Details: Yara delivers solutions for sustainable agriculture. Our mineral fertilizers and crop nutrition programs help produce the food required for our growing population.