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Agribusiness & Food Processing


Ohio one of the Top Agribusiness States in the Nation

Ohio offers a rich production sector and robust workforce to help your business prosper.  Ohio has a strong concentration of companies that process, distribute, and market foods to consumers around the world, making Agribusiness the largest industry sector in the state.

Strategically located between the grain belt and the populous Eastern markets, Ohio is a great location for food processing companies to do business.  By providing companies a strategic location for access to suppliers and product distribution to customer, Ohio ranks as one of the top Agribusiness states, and employing more than one of every six Ohioans. 
 

Gallia County's rich agricultural background continues to hold a valuable place today, from  field crops, produce, livestock, and forestry.  A slice of Gallia County Agriculture can be experienced by visiting the Gallia County Farmers' Market or the Ohio Valley Produce Auction.  Farmers in Gallia County take pride in raising quality fresh products for you and your family. 
 
Gallia County native Bob Evans, found of Bob Evans Restaurants, began making sausage on the farm. In the 1950's  Bob Evans Farms was established and opened a total of four sausage plants, one of which was in Bidwell (Gallia County) in order to keep up with demand.  In 2013, the original Bob Evans Sausage Plant in Bidwell, OH was closed and production moved to other facilities.  Today, industry leaders like General Mills and Bellisio Foods have continued this proud tradition in their facilities in Jackson, OH.  These companies choose Southern Ohio for its many strategic assets including:

  • Strategic location: Between the grain belt and eastern US.

  • Strong state presence: Agribusiness is the #1 industry in Ohio.

  • Strong workforce: Agribusiness employs 1 in 6 workers in Ohio.

 

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