Business Spotlight Valero and Mill Creek Machining

We would like to thank the businesses and entrepreneurs that are devoted to economic development and growth in O'Brien County. These businesses provide employment to our work force and reinvest daily in their communities.


Sector: Manufacturing (Renewable Fuel)

Location: Hartley


Description: Biorefinery produces approximately 140 million gallons of ethanol and 368,000 tons of distillers grains co-products annually, using the entire kernel of corn in a safe and environmentally friendly manner, using state-of-the-art technology.

Mill Creek Machining

Sector: Manufacturing

Location: Paullina


Description: Contract machine shop paring up-to-date equipment with robotics and automation to mill a wide array of products using a variety of materials.