- Key Initiatives
Work with more confidence, effectiveness, and efficiency
Let's Not Overcomplicate Things
We’re proud to be in the Hoosier State. With a business-friendly climate in Kosciusko County, that means fewer rules and complications for our businesses. We have lower regulatory barriers, reduced taxes, strong investment in our workforce, and effective public/private partnerships.
Plant Your Roots Here
Entrepreneurship is an adventure. Ever feel like you’re on a rollercoaster? We can help you feel grounded so your business can grow and thrive. We support businesses of every size, through every stage of growth. KEDCO is one of few economic development organizations in the State of Indiana with both agribusiness and entrepreneurship initiatives. Start your business here, grow here, and we’ll be here to work alongside you.
Want to join some of the best? We have an ecosystem of talented entrepreneurs who support one another. Kosciusko County is home to leading global agribusinesses, including:
We are also the first community to invest in AgriNovus, which helps to bring resources and visibility to our county and beyond. Want to join other leaders in the Ag+Bio+Science industry? In Kosciusko County, we collaborate with local and regional agribusiness industry leaders, educators, and talent to promote opportunities and careers in agbioscience.
May We Boast A Little?
It’s our nature. Call it “Hoosier humility,” but we don’t say it enough — we’re good at what we do and we work hard at it. Kosciusko County is:
- Home to the world’s largest bio-diesel plant
- World’s leading duck and egg producer
- Ranked 4th in the State of Indiana for total value of ag products sold
- Diversified agriculture industry with production and equipment manufacturing
Dinner Is Served
Quack, quack. Kosciusko County is home to family-owned Maple Leaf Farms, the world’s leader for duck products. Maple Leaf Farms is well known for its partnerships with the finest culinary professionals around the globe.
We Partner With You
C0NVENE. We bring people together.
We do this to make things happen. We connect you to the right resources for your business needs and work together to set your business up for continued success.
BUILD. May we come alongside you?
Building a business takes passion and dedication. We’re here to help you navigate through challenges, celebrate the wins, and help connect you to opportunities.
SHOW. Let’s show ’em what you can do.
We’re proud of our local businesses, and we let people know. We show the results and what options exist, share stories, and the assets of our community.