Grain Elevator Eyeing Location Near Boston
Plans are to construct the granary facility and negotiate contracts through the balance of 2016 and into 2017
A new granary facility planning to locate near South Boston is seeking a guarantee from regional corn producers they can provide 4,000,000 bushels of corn to the facility on an annual basis.
Mountaire Farms in partnership with Virginia’s Agriculture and Forestry Secretariat, the county IDA, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Farm Bureau, Farm Credit and Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services are pursuing this regional agribusiness opportunity, according to Halifax County Industrial Development Authority Matt Leonard. To read more click here.