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Phillip Jennings Supports Asian Supers Summit

11.01am 24th June 2010 - Exhibitions & Conferences

In a total show of support, Phillip Jennings Turf Farms has come on board as the title sponsor for the Inaugural Golf Course Superintendents of Asia Summit scheduled to be held in Bangkok, Thailand in October.

Announcing the corporate support, John Holmes, President of Phillip Jennings Turf International said, “This Summit is a very significant development for the golf industry in Asia and we feel that it fully warrants our support. Golf course superintendents in Asia really are in a suituation where they need information, education and all the help they can get to become more effective in their work.”

Phillip Jennings Turf Farms, LLC is a producer of thirteen different varieties of turfgrass. The company was founded in 1998, and has grown into Georgia’s largest producer of certified turfgrasses. With over 3,000 acres of turf, Phillip Jennings Turf Farms has distinguished itself as an industry leader. It is the University of Georgia’s foundation grower of Sea Isle 1, Sea Isle 2000 and Sea Isle Supreme.

Domestically, Jennings Turf has established a reputation of providing quality products, on-time delivery and fair pricing. Jennings Turf customers include golf courses, athletic fields, commercial landscape companies, commercial retail outlets and homeowners.

Internationally, Jennings Turf is an industry leader in the sales of washed sprigs and sod. In late 2004 Jennings Turf constructed a state-of-the art washing facility. The washing facility, consisting of multiple sprig washing machines, allows for maximum output and freshness. Customers around the world have come to depend on Jennings Turf to meet their global needs.

As part of its sponsorship, Phillip Jennings  will be sponsoring a very high profile speaker to deliver a keynote address at the Inaugural Golf Course Superintendents of Asia Summit.

Commenting on the sponsorship, Mike Sebastian, managing director of the Asia Pacific Golf Developments Conferences Pte Ltd, the owner and producer of the Summit said, “Phillip Jennings has been very supportive and proactive of everything that we do for the golf industry in Asia and it is really heartening to see that this spirit of support has been spontaneous from  this world class player in the turf industry.”

The Summit dates are October 15-17, 2010 and the web site address is:

Phillip Jennings Turf Farms

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