Food & Agriculture Related

Development News | March 24, 2017
NC: Both Baxter International & Taylor Stave to Expand in McDowell County   

Two employers, one a healthcare co. and one a wood products supplier, plan to create 118 new jobs in McDowell County, NC. More>>

Development News | March 24, 2017
VA: Land O’Lakes, Inc. to Construct an Animal Feed Mfg Facility in Roanoke   

While new facility is being constructed, the co. will serve customers from product made at existing facilities. More>>

Development News | March 21, 2017
NY: OFD Foods to Build a $25M, 30-New-Job Mfg Facility in Monroe County   

Supplier of freeze-dried food for the U.S. military selected Henrietta in Monroe County, NY, to build a new 50,000-sq-ft facility. More>>

Development News | March 21, 2017
GA: Farmax Merchandise to Invest $5M in Crisp County, Add 20 Jobs   

China-based peanut production and exporting co. to invest $5M in a new peanut oil processing facility in Crisp County, GA. More>>

Development News | March 20, 2017
VA: The Hershey Company to Make Multi-Million-Dollar Expansion, Add 69 Jobs   

Food processing co. to invest in new machinery to increase production capacity at its Stuarts Draft operation in Augusta County, VA. More>>

Development News | March 17, 2017
AR: Bayer Opens New $6M Soybean Breeding Facility in Marion   

New AR facility expands development of Credenz soybean, part of co’s plan to invest $1B in U.S. in new facilities and capital expansion. More>>

Development News | March 17, 2017
IL: Bayer Opens State-of-the-Art Soybean Research Facility in Champaign   

Expansion is 1 of 3 soybean research stations Bayer will open in 2017 and part of a 3-year, $1B commitment to invest in research facilities. More>>

Development News | March 15, 2017
KY: Bulleit Distilling Cuts Ribbon on $130M, 30-New-Job Shelbyville Distillery   

Bulleit 300-acre campus includes 4 barrel warehouses with 2 more planned for construction. Each warehouse has a 55,000-barrel capacity. More>>

Development News | March 15, 2017
IN: Select Genetics to Invest $22M, Open Vigo County Hatchery, Add 100 Jobs   

Supplier of commercial genetics for turkey industry to establish, equip new 83,000-sq-ft facility in Terre Haute, produce commercial-use turkey. More>>

Development News | March 14, 2017
NY: Newstead Ranch to Invest $64M, Expand, Create 55 Jobs in the Finger Lakes   

The $64M expansion of family-owned egg farm in Genesee & Wayne Counties complements Finger Lakes Forward upstate revitalization initiative. More>>