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Webster County Ag Center

Iowa’s Crossroads of Global Innovation has become a top choice of companies focused on renewable chemicals, bio-based ingredients, food ingredients, biofuels, ag-related manufacturing and more. The site has more than 500 acres of shovel ready land available for development with municipal utilities, competing class 1 dual rail service and over 50 percent renewable energy. Global innovators including Cargill, Valero and CJ Bio America have taken advantage of this space and call this industrial center home. The local bio-based industry cluster offers value chain processing for commercialization, demonstration and startup facilities. Webster County and the city of Fort Dodge have progressive leadership that stand ready to support industrial growth and offer aggressive and creative local incentives.

About Fort Dodge


Nestled in the gently rolling hills of the Des Moines River Valley, Fort Dodge, in conjunction with the surrounding smaller communities, evolved into a regional center for manufacturing, transportation, retail and healthcare industries. Fort Dodge's success is due to a strong cooperation and community spirit prevalent between the people and businesses residing in Fort Dodge and surrounding counties. Joining together to create a community rich in heritage, progressive in education, innovative in business and committed to the needs of families. The community is one that offers numerous opportunities for personal and professional growth.

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Iowa Economic Development Authority
200 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
Phone: 1.515.348.6200
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