Manufacturing is a major contributor to rural economies. This page shares research-based finding related to manufacturing industries in Missouri and the U.S.
Missouri Economy Indicators
- Learn about various manufacturing industries in Missouri.
Missouri Manufacturing Indicators (PDF)
Forestry and Related Product Manufacturing (PDF)
Animal Processing Industry (PDF)
- Gain insight into food manufacturing in the U.S. by reading these Extension publications.
Local and Regional Food System Resilience During COVID-19
Agricultural and Entrepreneurial Factors Driving U.S. Food Manufacturing Startup Locations