FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (North Central Florida)—Adding to their series of accolades, Sparr Building and Farm Supply was named Equine Business of the Year at the Third Annual Stars Over Ocala awards dinner presented by Ocala/Marion County Chamber of Commerce.
“I was proud to receive [the award], but it was our staff who truly earned it,” said Vice President of Sparr Building and Farm Supply, Paul Howard.
Family owned and operated since 1947, Sparr Building and Farm Supply offers a variety of products from fencing supplies and hardware to paint and animal feed. Originally opened as a local grocery store, Sparr Building and Farm Supply transitioned into a hardware- and lumber-based facility to accommodate the growing equine and agricultural needs of the community.
After 60 years of superior service, Sparr Building and Farm Supply has grown to become the largest farm fence dealer in the state of Florida, the largest Red Brand horse fence dealer in the Southeast United States, the number one Purina Horse Feed dealer in the United States, and consistently ranks among the top retailers for many other farm-related supply companies.
In addition to providing exceptional products and service, Sparr Building and Farm Supply believes in supporting local youth’s interest in equine and agricultural studies by partnering with Sparr Elementary, being heavily involved with the Southeastern Youth Fair, 4-H, and FFA in addition to other individual sponsorships and donations that give back to the community.
Sparr Building and Farm Supply also helps protect local resources by offering organic fertilizers that are safe to use near children, pets, farm animals, and local water supplies.
With three locations in Central Florida—Sparr, Wildwood, and Williston—Sparr Building and Farm Supply offers customers a variety of solutions and convenient services. In addition to supplies, Sparr Building and Farm Supply also has added benefits for its customers such as a drive-through loading service for feed, hay, or lumber pick up, horse health fairs for equine customers, personalized Benjamin Moore paint consultants for customers with painting projects of any size, statewide delivery, and drop shipments available throughout the South East United States.
For more information about Sparr Building and Farm Supply, please call 352-622-7063.