VALE, Ore. - Malheur County Economic Development has been named the newest member of Business Oregon's "TEAM Oregon Food Processing."
TEAM Oregon provides members with data and valuable resources designed to help recruit, retain and expand multi-million-dollar food processing industries. In addition, the team and its members target five trade shows including: the Northwest Food Processors Expo, the Winter Fancy Food Show, the Natural Products Show, the Expo West Reception and the Summer Fancy Food Show.
"We are excited to have Malheur County Economic Development as a member of TEAM Oregon," said Jill Miles, Oregon Business Recruitment Officer. "Malheur County represents a strong food processing sector of the state."
"Malheur County now leads the state in available industrial land. We also provide strong economic and financial incentives for those looking to relocate or expand," said Greg Smith, Director of Malheur County Economic Development. "TEAM Oregon will provide a way to spread this message throughout the food processing industry."