Company Announces Expansion for Stockyards Area

By Alan Van Zandt | avanzandt@kq2.com

Published 08/19 2014 09:10PM

Updated 08/19 2014 09:27PM

((ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) An animal health and nutrition company with operations in St. Joseph is planning to build an expansion.

Protein L.L.C. will build a new facility on nearly ten acres of land at the corner of Stockyards Expressway and Illinois Ave.

Cost of the facility will be $11.5 million and is expected to add 20 new jobs.

Protein L.L.C. is a supplier of meat ingredients for the pet food industry.

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