Kansas economy http://kmuw.org en Kansas' Economy Not Growing As Quickly As Nation's http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-economy-not-growing-quickly-nations <p>Researchers at The Center for Economic Development and Business Research at Wichita State University say the Kansas economy is growing at a slower rate than the nation as a whole.</p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:18:26 +0000 Associated Press 24051 at http://kmuw.org More Ag Manufacturing Jobs Coming To Hesston http://kmuw.org/post/more-ag-manufacturing-jobs-coming-hesston <p></p><p><a href="http://gvlpolymers.com/">GVL Polymers Inc</a>., will soon open a plant in Kansas, just north of Newton.&nbsp;</p><p>The company plans to build a 50,000-square-foot facility in Hesston and says it will employ more than 20 full-time workers within its first year. GVL's main plant and headquarters are in Litchfield, Minn., where it employees 40 people. The Hesston location will be the company's second plant.</p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 17:20:35 +0000 Kate Clause 19483 at http://kmuw.org More Ag Manufacturing Jobs Coming To Hesston