About Us

SALES/MARKETING:

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Amanda Murphy
manda is an ABAC graduate and enjoys anything outdoors
or when cattle are included.   Amanda says she enjoys long
walks through the pasture followed by grilling burgers on
the back porch!  Her dog, Luke, has been her sidekick for 5 years –
and goes everywhere with her.  She also has two rabbits, Judith and Margaret.
“I’m excited to be a part of the F-R-M team! “
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Rusty Hatton
Rusty has been with F-R-M for 38 years.
Prior to joining the sales team, Rusty
was involved in all aspects of production.
Rusty loves the outdoors and enjoys hunting and fishing.
Tally, his Boxer, is with him most days; he says she’s a pretty good secretary!

 

“My customers are family!”

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Laura Manley
Laura has been with F-R-M for 13 years. She made her start in Customer Service and moved to marketing three years ago.  Laura graduated from ABAC with an Ag-Business degree.  She is no stranger to work having been active on their family farm since age 9.
Laura and sister, Katie, grew up in the show ring, exhibiting cattle and swine at the local, state, and national levels. She and husband, Kevin, have six children. They own a diverse farming operation which includes sod, cattle, watermelons, tomatoes, soybeans, and peanuts.  During free time (haha), she follows her children in their activities which include showing cattle, playing travel softball, travel baseball, and football.
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CUSTOMER SERVICE/ACCOUNTING/ADVERTISING:

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Sharon Rathel
Sharon, aka Chaka, (you know there has to be a story there!) came aboard in August of 2014. She came to F-R-M from a hospice care provider and brings that same caring spirit to you, our customers!

 

Sharon keeps this (almost) eternal smile on her face and has an infectious laugh to match!

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Teresa Sellars
Teresa joined F-R-M’s Accounting Department in April of 1997.
Have a question about your bill, banking procedures or anything regarding your account? Give Teresa a call – She’s on top of it.

 

Teresa came to us with banking experience and is ready to provide you with happy, helpful service!

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June Gainous
June has been with F-R-M since July of 1976. (She started when she was
only 5-years-old, LOL!) She has served in almost every department
during her tenure at F-R-M; no experience with a semi truck or a forklift yet – but, “who knows?!”

 

Do you need help with advertising and marketing, ad materials, signs, banners, anything to help you with your efforts to market F-R-M Feeds? Give June a call; she’d love to hear from you!

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PRODUCTION:

F-R-M… SERVING THE FINEST FEEDERS IN THE SOUTHEAST SINCE 1927, AND INVESTING IN THE FUTURE WITH THE LATEST IN BATCH SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY.

F-R-M’s increased investment in a new Batching System and facilities demonstrates our commitment of bringing new technology and solutions for feed manufacturing to our customers. We are investing in our future and our customers’. Our new batching system has streamlined processes and increased efficiency in production, and will take us well into the future with innovations that will allow the integration of other facets of our operation to be phased in as time unfolds. F-R-M is on a direct path to increased production capacity and increased growth.

Meet the key employees of the F-R-M Production Team who fuel the engine…

Plant Manager

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Gary Brown

Gary has been with the company since 1976 and knows the F-R-M Facility inside-out.  He is dedicated and committed to the quality of F-R-M Products, the safety of our employees, and to the success and future of our company.

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Assistant Plant Manager

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Lloyd Brock

Lloyd has been with FRM for 30 years.  He has a Beef Cattle Herd and knows first hand the importance of nutrition to the success of his cattle operation and our customers’.

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Quality Control

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Steve Clark

Steve has been with the company over 25 years.  He’s conscientious, familiar with all aspects of feed production, has the ability to foresee problems, and is quick to recognize if something is not just right.

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Control Systems Operators

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Greg Whigham & O'Neal Jenkins

Greg and O’Neal have over 30 years of combined experience in Computer Batch System Technology.  They understand the commitment, attention to detail, and focus that excellence demands.

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TRANSPORTATION:

Fleet Manager

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Donnie Foister

Donnie has been a member of the F-R-M Family going on 42 years, beginning in April of 1975 as a Driver.  He moved from Driver to Dispatch, to Service Manager, then to Fleet Manager where he is today.  Donnie graduated from Bainbridge College with an Associates’s Degree in Marketing & Management and serves on their Advisory Committee for the Commercial Truck Driving School, of which he is a charter member.  Prior to joining F-R-M, Donnie
farmed row crops and raised cattle and hogs. He has four children and eleven grandchildren.  Donnie enjoys golf and working around the farm where he is now down to a couple of walking horses.
Donnie also finds great joy in serving in his local church.

“It has been, and still is, a great journey.”

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Dispatcher

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Kyle Elmore

Kyle joined the F-R-M family in 1999 as a Driver.  After a few years on the road, he moved to the Shipping Department where he served as Shipping and Loading Supervisor.  After gaining experience in
that capacity, Kyle made the move back to Transportation as Dispatcher, where he has been for about five years.  Kyle came to
F-R-M with experience in many areas, including service to our country in the United States Marine Corp.  Kyle enjoys Bass Fishing and Alabama Football.  “Roll Tide!”
“I thank Jesus Christ, my Lord, and Savior, for my many blessings,
my wife and my family.”

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Click on the pdf below to see a slide show about our Transporation ‘s Maintenance Department and Truck Terminal.

Truck Maintenance 9 2016

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Contact Us!

If you prefer to contact us by mail, phone or fax, our contact information is as follows:

Flint River Mills, Inc.
1100 Dothan Road
P. O. Box 280
Bainbridge, Georgia
39818-0280
Phone:  800.841.8502
Fax:  800.288.4376