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Business Council to provide disaster relief to Big Horn Basin, Fremont County growers

The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors voted unanimously Thursday to support the 60 families with ownership stake in Wyoming Sugar, an agricultural cooperative in the Big Horn Basin. The...

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Fact sheets explain regulations for diversifying ag operations

Some of the most popular ways agricultural producers are diversifying their operations include meat processing and ranch recreation. The Wyoming Business Council, the state’s economic development...

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State board to consider emergency relief for beet growers March 30

The Wyoming Business Council board of directors will consider a request from Wyoming Sugar Company for an economic emergency declaration and $5,675,650 in loans during a special call-in meeting at 10...

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New export training open to Wyoming entrepreneurs

A stone cistern and evidence of a potato cellar are all that remain of the Fales homestead near Deaver, Wyoming. David Fales frequently walks the 87 acres his great-grandparents once called home....

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Local food grows Wyoming economy

The local food movement is burgeoning in Wyoming. Consumers’ desire to know the origin and care of their food has created opportunities for small farmers in the Cowboy State to expand...

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Wyoming ranchers, state agencies partner to create more value for local beef

Consumers increasingly want to know where their food came from and how it was produced.  Many Wyoming ranchers and farmers are responding by certifying their operations through third...

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Trade show incentive grants available from the Wyoming Business Council

The Wyoming Business Council has money available to help businesses attend industry trade shows regionally and nationally. Trade shows are designed to boost sales, broaden export opportunities...

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Rodeo dollars bolster economy, drive development in Wyoming

The lights flicked off and the crowd roared. World-famous rodeo announcer Boyd Polhamus’ voice ricocheted off the walls. Spotlights arced their way onto a young rodeo competitor. He sang a...

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Western Sugar expands packaging, shipping operations in Torrington

The manager of Western Sugar Cooperative’s Torrington factory patted his palm against the white brick wall and smiled. The cavernous warehouse swallowed the sound. The compound has grown...

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Wyoming beef reaches Canadian markets coast to coast

Cody beef producer Wyoming Authentic Products continues to expand its foreign market reach thanks to a Canadian trade show the company attended the last two years. Wyoming Authentic Products met...

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