Founded in 2001, Southern Bales Gin & Cotton Company specializes in ginning cotton and handling its byproducts. It maintains a cotton field of more than 25,000 acres covering an area of over 60 miles. The company s facility houses gin stands with a capacity of ginning nearly 20,000 bales per month. Southern Bales Gin & Cotton Company offers the waste created from the ginning process to farmers for use as fertilizers, as well as provides networking and marketing support to farmers. Additionally, the company s online portal offers market quotes, weather forecasts and links to popular agriculture-related sites. Southern Bales Gin & Cotton Company has a location in Mount Olive, N.C.