User uShare Login | Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.

36° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options




[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news


Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!


Birdseed Company Setting Up Shop In Northern SD

October 26, 2012, 10:02 AM


A Seattle-based birdseed company plans to invest several million dollars in a business in the northeastern South Dakota town of Roscoe.

Global Harvest is refurbishing an old grain elevator to use as a storage and production site for black oil sunflower seeds. CEO Dave Whitley says the project is expected to take about 15 months. The business has already started taking deliveries from farmers in South Dakota and North Dakota.

Global Harvest packages birdseed under its own label as well as for other private-label companies. It also has a facility in the South Dakota town of Harrold, as well as in Washington state, Colorado and Pennsylvania.

The Roscoe facility employees three people and will have five workers when the manufacturing plant is operational.

Previous Story

Next Story



View business

You may also like

Avera To Purchase DAKOTACARE

11/19/2015 11:00 AM

With ownership, Avera would become the second-largest health insurer in the state.

Full Story
Board Of Education Member Had Multiple Contracts With State

11/23/2015 6:05 PM

That means in addition to her state salaries at USD and Northern State, Duncan earned an additional $124,000 in contracts from the Department of Educa...

Full Story | Watch
Fired GEAR UP Worker Defends Stacy Phelps

11/24/2015 6:05 PM

When the state pulled its multi-million dollar GEAR UP contract from Mid Central Educational Co-Op in September, all the current GEAR UP workers were ...

Full Story | Watch
Black Friday Shopping Starting on Thanksgiving

11/21/2015 5:43 PM

As more stores announce their Black Friday hours, the times are getting earlier and could even cut into your Thanksgiving meal.

Full Story
Some Black Friday Deals Are Not Deals

11/23/2015 4:51 PM

Recent research found just because something is called a doorbuster doesn't mean it's significantly discounted.

Full Story