Converted Organics Inc. (NASDAQ:
) announced today that the Company shipped its LC 1-1-1 liquid organic fertilizer to Liberty Acres Fertilizer Corporation, a leading single-source fertilizer company that services the East Coast agriculture market from five strategically-located distribution centers in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina. Liberty Acres, a division of B.B. Hobbs Company, Inc., supports the fertigation needs of fresh fruit and vegetable growers from Florida to Delaware who utilize drip irrigation systems.
“Partnering with Liberty Acres to provide fruit and vegetable growers with our unique LC 1-1-1 liquid organic fertilizer opens the door for Converted Organics on the extremely important and vital East Coast agriculture market,” said David A. Flannery, Vice President of Marketing for Converted Organics. “By working with Converted Organics, Liberty Acres can, for the first time, offer organic and conventional growers in the east a new range of organic fertilizers that are environmentally-friendly and safe for annual crops such as tomatoes, peppers, melons and strawberries.”
Converted Organics anticipates additional shipments of its LC 1-1-1 liquid organic fertilizer to Liberty Acres’ Darlington, South Carolina distribution center in upcoming weeks.
About Liberty Acres Fertilizer Corporation
In 1992, B. B. Hobbs Company gained a new affiliate, Liberty Acres Fertilizer Corporation. Liberty Acres was founded to support the fertigation needs of growers using drip irrigation systems in commercial vegetable and ornamental nursery production. The founding principle was quality products at competitive pricing. Liberty Acres still functions based on this principle today, even though the product line has grown. The introduction of our other product lines have increased our ability to offer a complete approach to our grower's nutritional needs as well as develop more comprehensive programs for our growers at very competitive prices. Let us show you what Liberty Acres' complete service packages can do for you.