Valero Renewables - Fort Dodge
1930 Hayes Avenue
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
The Fort Dodge plant, located on 270 acres less than 100 miles northwest of Des Moines, produces ethanol, distillers grains livestock feed and fuel- and feed-grade corn oil. With original startup in September 2005, the plant was acquired by Valero in April 2009. Valero’s Fort Dodge plant was the first of its design to be built for an original production capacity of 110 million gallons per year.
The plant buys corn directly from farmers within a 60-mile radius.
Population: 25,206 in 2010 Census
Community Orchard: hhttps://www.communityorchard.com/
Fort Museum and Frontier Village houses: http://www.fortmuseumfv.com/
Blanden Art Museum: https://www.blanden.org/
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John F. Kennedy Memorial Park: https://www.mycountyparks.com/County/Webster/Park/Kennedy-Memorial-Park.aspx