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An Iowa Icon Opens Outreach Office in ISU Research Park

Kent’s focus on science-based solutions spurs decision to establish physical presence in Ames.

 

Kent Corporation is the epitome of a long-standing, Iowa-based company.

 

Founded as a small, family-owned livestock feed operation in Indianola more than nine decades ago, it has evolved into a diversified global business.   From feed and related products for commercial livestock and domesticated animals—including, birds, dogs and cats—to food ingredients, personal hydration products, and many other products for human consumption, Kent products are sold to customers throughout the globe.

 

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Kent Corporation and GPC bring sister company home with new 35 jobs to Muscatine

Kent Precision Foods Group, a subsidiary of Kent Corporation and sister company to GPC, will move its headquarters, along with 35 jobs from St. Louis to Muscatine in 2019.

Kent Corporation Headquarters

“We welcome the addition of 35 jobs to Muscatine as we relocate our Kent Precision Foods Group headquarters from St. Louis to our home community,” said Gage A. Kent, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Kent Corporation. “By bringing Kent Precision Foods Group to here, Kent Corporation continues to demonstrate our commitment to the people and the economy of Muscatine.” Continue reading

KNG Gives

At Kent Nutrition Group (KNG), our Kent and Blue Seal brands personify our three brand pillars – Quality, Service, and Trust. We apply these three pillars to help us fulfill our mission to be the most trusted and preeminent regionally focused animal nutrition brands in the country — with Kent in the Midwest and Blue Seal in the East. Because of this, we believe that it is both our privilege and responsibility to give back to those we work beside and serve.

 

To help support this effort, we have created KNG Gives to be our community impact program to provide relief, aid, donations, and financial support to the business, communities, and customers we serve. Giving back through KNG Gives not only helps us express our sincere gratitude for our success, but also lets us demonstrate that KNG is not just an animal company, but a people company as well. Continue reading