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SPARR BUILDING AND FARM SUPPLY NAMED EQUINE BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

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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...

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38TH ANNUAL SUNBELT AGRICULTURAL EXPOSITION

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38TH ANNUAL SUNBELT AGRICULTURAL EXPOSITION

Join Sparr Building and Farm Supply for the  38th Annual Sunbelt Agricultural Exposition, from October 22 to 22, 2015, in Moultrie, Georgia.  

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SPARR BUILDING AND FARM SUPPLY FEATURED IN AMERICAN CATTLEMEN

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SPARR BUILDING AND FARM SUPPLY FEATURED IN AMERICAN CATTLEMEN

Sparr Building and Farm Supply was recently featured in an article by American Cattlemen. From the article: Mr. and Mrs. Elbert Griggs opened Sparr Building and Farm Supply with a vision to provide a quality product and willingness to treat each customer like family. The store originally had gas pumps and groceries along with general hardware and lumber merchandise. In 1981, the Howard family purchased the business from their aunt and uncle, the Griggs  As the community grew from an agricultural to a semi-rural residential area, the customer base steadily increased. However, the family-oriented environment continued to be an important component...

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