A partnership between Southeastern Community College and Iowa Fertilizer Company is now official.
The Iowa Economic Development Authority has agreed to increase its financial incentive package for Iowa Fertilizer Company.
A special committee could be formed to work with a planned industry in southeast Iowa.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad held nothing back as he took on critics of a proposed $1.4-billion fertilizer plant in northern Lee County.
The head of the Lee County Board of Supervisors says he is confident the state will remain on board with a proposed fertilizer plant near Wever.