Food & Agriculture Related Development News

Development News | September 18, 2017
AL: Conecuh Ridge Distillery to Center $13.6M Operations in Troy   

Maker of Clyde May’s AL-style whiskey to build, consolidate in Troy, AL, new artisan distillery, rack houses & bottling hub, employ 50. More>>

Development News | September 14, 2017
NY: TimberFish Technologies to Build 200-300-Job Western NY Facility   

Co. opening one-of-a-kind, high-tech fish production facility in Western NY, creating up to 300 jobs. More>>

Development News | September 13, 2017
MT: Montana Eggs Opens New $9M Facility in Great Falls   

The new 58,000-sq-ft egg grading operation will process over 280M eggs annually to meet growing demand for organic, free-range eggs. More>>

Development News | September 7, 2017
KS: Tyson Foods to Build $320M Production Complex, Employ 1,600 at Plant   

Co. to build chicken processing plant, hatchery, feed mill near Tonganoxie in Leavenworth County, contract with NE Kansas farmers, ranchers. More>>

Development News | September 5, 2017
KY: Swedish Match to Invest $41M, Expand in Owensboro, Hire 36   

Smokeless tobacco products mfgr to add to its Owensboro, KY, production facility $40.9M investment and 36 new full-time jobs. More>>

Development News | September 5, 2017
IA: Kemin Industries Opens $30M Worldwide HQ in Des Moines Community   

Co. that improves quality, safety & efficacy of food, feed & health-related products investment completes 5-year, $125.5M investment. More>>

Development News | August 31, 2017
GA: Pure Flavor® to Invest $105+M, Build 75-Acre Greenhouse Project   

Greenhouse vegetable grower to build a 75-acre state-of-the-art high-tech greenhouse facility & distribution center in Peach County, GA. More>>

Development News | August 29, 2017
NC: Smithfield Foods to Invest $100M, Hire 250, Build Distribution Center   

New distribution cntr to be 500,000 sq ft with 47,000 pallet positions; blast cell cold storage expansion underway; both complete fall 2018. More>>

Development News | August 24, 2017
LA: Foster Farms to Invest $30M, Add 92 Direct & Indirect Farmerville Jobs   

Investment to extensively modernize, upgrade facility’s poultry cut-up, deboning departs. Co. recognized with a 2009 CiCi Award by TID. More>>

Development News | August 24, 2017
MT: Pasta Montana Opens New $6.5M Processing Line, Marks 20th Anniversary   

Nippon Flour Mills-owned co. that employs 115 to increase production capacity to 80 million pounds of pasta annually in Great Falls, MT. More>>