Things are happening. A new chapter in the story is unfolding.
Located within 500 miles of 44 percent of all manufacturing companies in the U.S., and within 200 miles of its population center, St. Joseph is positioned for great economic opportunities. Through the Ag Expo Center, the region will boost local revenues through some exciting possibilities:
- By 2022, the Ag Expo Center could host 170 events each year.
- In that same year, you could see 18,000 in attendance at conferences and trade shows.
- FFA, 4-H, livestock shows and rodeos could attract 42,000 attendees.
- Net new impacts to the county include over $30 million in spending and $6.1 million in earnings.