Product field research, by leading agricultural growers across the globe, has shown very positive results.
Nephi, Utah (PRWEB) January 27, 2016
AZOMITE Mineral Products, Inc., has appointed AG industry veteran, Mr. Marty Campfield, to the company’s growing Soil Products Division as Vice President of Domestic Sales and Marketing. The addition of Mr. Campfield ushers in a new era for the company's market expansion plans – as a leader in mineral-based agricultural fertilizers.
“I am excited to join the driving force of AZOMITE®’s leadership team, which has done an outstanding job of mining and processing this unique material while preserving its natural qualities. Product field research, by leading agricultural growers across the globe, has shown very positive results, so an emphasis will be placed on coordinating additional R&D with Universities, private companies and research consultants. I look forward to leading expanded sales and marketing of AZOMITE® in the Agricultural, Greenhouse, Lawn & Garden, Golf Course & Sports Turf, and Specialty industries by developing new markets, distribution and retail sales outlets.”
Mr. Campfield was previously employed by H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc. as Pan Asia Sales Director for feed and fertilizer products, involving market plan, new product development, sales force and distributor management. He received his Bachelor of Science in Agronomy from Pennsylvania State University, and has been actively involved in the global fertilizer industry working with agricultural, horticultural, turf, and specialty crop companies, manufacturers, growers, distributors, and input providers. He will oversee AZOMITE® product sales and marketing, along with an expanded field research and development program. After extensive production facility advancements, AZOMITE Mineral Products, Inc. will produce a complete line of field grade, pelleted, granulated and micronized products, to serve the growing demands of fertilizer companies, product distributors and agricultural producers nationwide.
AZOMITE Mineral Products, Inc. is headquartered near their production facility in Nephi, Utah, which produces the plant and soil nutrient product known as AZOMITE®. Representing the acronym; the A to Z of Minerals Including Trace Elements, a typical analysis contains over 70 minerals and trace elements, including rare earth elements. AZOMITE® is naturally-derived and contains no synthetics or fillers. It is OMRI listed for organic production as well as Halal certified.
AZOMITE® is used by conventional and organic growers alike to support crop vitality and production yield as an integral part of balanced soil management. Sourced from an ancient, mineral deposit in Utah, USA, the product line has expanded to meet the needs of the rapidly growing organic farming movement, enabling producers to utilize a single source product containing many of the naturally-derived nutrients soils and crops need for maximum, profitable production. AZOMITE® is safe to use, and can result in premium performance, from drought tolerance to enhanced root growth, in a variety of applications; including turf grass and commercial food crops.
Jim Phillips, President of AZOMITE Mineral Products, Inc. (AMP) said "Marty's wealth of experience and industry knowledge has made him a welcome addition to the AMP family. We see his appointment as a determined step forward for our company in the agricultural arena. We sought a division leader who would support our commitment to innovation with a well-rounded expertise of a rapidly evolving industry. We are very fortunate to have found someone of Marty’s caliber to join us in this exciting time of growth." Mr. Campfield will work from his office in Denver, CO while developing and launching a nationwide sales growth plan, building upon the company’s successful 70 year history of producing and marketing AZOMITE®.
AZOMITE Mineral Products, Inc. continues to blaze trails on local and international levels. The company is the proud recipient of the 2015 World Trade Center Utah's Vanguard in International Business Award.