Southeastern Idaho is home to two of the state’s largest cities. It also has the state’s second-largest workforce. The region has a diverse economy, which is based on agriculture, energy, mining, refining, and education.
Idaho leads the US for potato production. Local farmers grow about 30% of the country’s potatoes. Other important crops grown around the region are Barley, Sugar Beets, Alfalfa, and Wheat.
The area is home to a Department of Energy National Laboratory, and three other major science labs. Two major universities are located here, as well as two colleges, and other University Satellite Campuses.
Much of Idaho is naturally mineral-rich, and this area has one of the only environmentally permitted Cobalt mines in the United States. Phosphate is also abundant. Mining and refining Phosphate is important to the agricultural industry.
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