Existing Industry

Louisa County is open for Business!  This is evident in the incredible crop of entrepreneurs that have grown businesses in Louisa County. Local manufacturers, shop owners, service providers and restaurateurs flower the landscape with ventures

Agricultural enterprises from locally owned and managed farms to the supply chain companies directly related to agricultural supply chain and support activities employ almost half of the workforce in the county and utilize over 190,000 of the total 268,000 total acres of land that comprises the county. 

The combine natural resource sector including the National Fish & Wildlife Service, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Nature Conservancy and Louisa County Conservation who are part of the agricultural and natural resources supply chain that directly or indirectly employs over 2,500 members of the local workforce. 

You would be welcome to come and “Do Business” in Louisa County too!

TriOak Foods is a pork producerfeed manufacturer and grain marketer serving Iowa, Illinois, Colorado and Oklahoma. Current operations include Corporate Offices in Oakville and Ames, Iowa, three feed mills, four grain elevators, sow operations in Iowa, Illinois, Colorado and Oklahoma. TriOak also has partnerships with more than 300 local farmers who grow our pigs to market-size. TriOak is a second generation family corporation that has transformed into a top 15 pork producer in the U.S.

Tyson Fresh Meats has been the industry’s leading fresh meat supplier. committed to exceeding expectations and delivering top-tier quality products to ensure the success of our retail and food service industry partners.

S & J Tube specializes in steel fabrication and design. The majority of products we produce are used in office panel and seating systems for one of the largest office furniture manufacturers in North America. S&J Tubes’ goal is to develop and produce quality products with the best cost and delivery in the industry