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A whey processing plant will be built

in the Darlington Industrial Park.

Wisconsin Whey Protein, Inc. will produce

ultra pure whey protein for use in infant

formula, baby food, sports nutrition,

health and wellness and geriatric products.

The plant will grow in phases to a total

investment of $20-million and around

50 employees. This is the second facility

for Wisconsin Whey Protein Inc.

The company’s first plant is in Turtle Lake,

Wisconsin. It started production in 2012.