We’re a unique organization focused on economic development for the city and county of Jerome and is funded by the city, county, and business and industry leaders shown on this page.
What we have to sell to new businesses is our infrastructure, our plentiful land at reasonable cost, premier freeway access, and business-friendly city and county leadership.
Working in a team environment with the city and county, Jerome 20/20, Inc., is involved in projects for new business in the industries of food processing, dairy-related processing, food-science R&D, manufacturing, seeds/beans/grains, agribusiness, farming, ranching, warehousing, and logistics.
JEROME BUSINESS & INDUSTRY
Milk & Cheese Processors
Jerome has four milk- and cheese-processors providing milk, cheese, and milk and cheese powders.
Jerome County is home to over 80,000 dairy cattle. The County also has over 14% of the State of Idaho’s dairy-cow population.
Located in the fertile Snake River Plain, the Magic Valley leads Idaho’s agribusiness in corn, alfalfa, potatoes, sugar beets, barley crops, and more.
Jerome County is home to over 70,000 beef cattle. A few producers in the county raise large herds and utilize public land for summer and winter grazing.
Manufacturing & Food Processing
Plastics manufacturers, and others, have chosen Jerome due to the area’s affordable and plentiful land, its qualified workforce, favorable power rates, and easy access to rail lines and the West Coast.
Jerome is home to several logistics companies that cater to the handling, warehousing, and transportation of agricultural commodities--particularly milk, corn, hay, and grains.
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