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Sanders Expands With Locations in Brownsville and Huntingdon, TN

Thursday, January 27, 2011 - Cleveland, MS

Jimmy Sanders, Inc., the Mid-South's largest locally and family owned agricultural input supply company has expanded their retail operations with new locations in Brownsville and Huntingdon, TN. The new locations officially open on February 1, and will provide seed, fertilizer, and chemicals for local farmers. The new facilities will also meet their customer's precision farming needs through Sanders' OptiGro® program. OptiGro® is Sanders' Award–Winning Precision Agriculture Program that evaluates and makes recommendations to optimize the grower's operation for maximum profitability.

The Huntingdon facility will be managed by Brad Haynes and is located at 24707 Hwy 70 East , Huntingdon, TN. The Brownsville location will be managed by Rob Mann and is at 195 Hwy 70 West, Brownsville, TN. Both locations will be hiring locally to complete their staffing needs. Additionally, the Brownsville location will have an additional satellite warehouse for sales and distribution of products and OptiGro® precision ag services at the Nutbush Gin located at 11107 Highway 19 West, Brownsville,TN.

"We're very pleased to bring the Sanders brand of quality products and personal service to these great farming communities in West Tennessee," said Haynes. "Sanders is a great American company that truly cares about the profitability of its customers, the wellbeing of its employees and supporting the economic progress of the communities that we serve," added Mann.

Jimmy Sanders, Inc., established in 1953, is headquartered in Cleveland, MS and currently services Mid-South growers with 62 retail locations across Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama and Georgia, and wholesale distribution in Kentucky.