MicroDried, a Grandview, Wash., based family-owned business is expanding its
Nampa production facility. Milne
MicroDried first opened operations in Nampa in 2011 and today is an industry
leader in dried fruits and vegetables.
is good news for the city of Nampa as we continue to build a diverse
manufacturing base to strengthen Nampa’s economy,” Nampa Mayor Bob Henry said.
“I appreciate Economic Development Director Beth Ineck’s role in assisting
Milne with this expansion project. It’s important for Nampa to help already
established industries as they grow to add more employees.”
Canyon County Board of Commissioners awarded the company
a property tax exemption for its new investment in equipment and machinery and the
company plans to hire an additional 40 employees over the next year.