Grant & Loan Awards: Early County


EDGE

Early County

EDGE Fund: $270,388

Awarded: 01/30/2004

Applicant: Early County Development Authority


Description:
EDGE funds to purchase equipment for expansion efforts of Golden Peanut Company, an international conglomerate that processes and sells various peanut products worldwide. The company will construct a 65,000 SF building for the production of peanut flour and a 25,000 SF facility for processing peanut oil on a 15.7-acre tract in the Blakely-Early County Industrial Park. This expansion will retain 30 jobs and create an additional 20 jobs. Blakely is in competition with Headland, Alabama.


Total Budgeted Project Cost: $9,887,440


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