Welcome to Our Economic Development Portal

This site is intended to be a comprehensive resource for site selectors and expanding businesses. Find area information in the Community Profiles module, available sites and properties can be searched through the Real Estate tool. Find available incentives and loans, local business contacts, and file downloads in the Business Resources section.

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Target Industries

The main product of the region is agricultural, with fields of corn and soybeans, livestock in the form of cattle and hogs, and several dairies. Read more »


Food Manufacturing
Food Manufacturing is a potential growth industry; the Swift plant is an established business and provides an immediate source of processed meat. Read more »


Biosciences is a growth area and major focus for the region. In March the annual Biosciences Conference is held in Worthington (its 8th year); is draws a wide audience and includes speakers from across the US and Canada. Read more »

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