Local Business

Nevada Soy Products

Nevada Soy Products is a 100 percent certified organic soybean extrusion facility. Nevada Soy has grown to more than 25 employees and is now a major importer, exporter, domestic buyer and seller of organic soybeans, meal, oil and corn.

Tolsa USA

Tolsa USA is a new business to Pershing County. The nearly 60 year old company from Madrid, Spain purchased claims and operating mines in Wyoming and needed a processing plant. Lovelock fit the bill and the company is on track to producing kitty litter and other absorbent products with US product partnerships.

Coeur Rochester

Coeur Rochester mine and associated heap leach facilities is a surface silver and gold mine. The mine is accessed by approximately 25 miles of paved and all-weather gravel road northeast of the town of Lovelock. The Company owns 100% of the Rochester mine through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Coeur Rochester, Inc., subject to royalty provisions to former owner ASARCO and Rye Patch Gold Corp. The mine consists of the main Rochester deposit and the adjacent Nevada Packard deposit, located three miles south of the Rochester mine.

EP Minerals

EP Minerals is a worldwide leader in diatomaceous earth (DE), clay and perlite. These unique industrial minerals are used as filter aids, absorbents and functional additives for a variety of industries including food and beverage, biofuels, swimming pool, oil and gas, farm and home, landscape, sports turf, paint, plastics and insecticides. EP Minerals also produces patented water purification and arsenic remediation media.

Rye Patch Gold Corp

Rye Patch Gold Corp has more than 180 square kilometres of land holdings along with a producing gold mine on the Oreana trend. Rye Patch Gold Corp. is emerging as one of the Nevada’s leading junior mining companies.

Pershing General Hospital

Pershing General Hospital is committed to providing quality service and care for your medical needs. PGH is a critical access hospital with a 5-Star long term care and swing bed facility. Additional services include: telemedicine, radiology, physicians clinic, physical therapy, occupational health services, laboratory, and helipad.

Nile Valley Foods

Nile Valley Foods is located in the Lovelock Industrial Park. They have 2 hydroponic greenhouses; the north greenhouse is dedicated to varieties of lettuce while the warmer south greenhouse grows vine produce including tomatoes, cucumbers and peppers.

Doing Business With Us

Doing Business With Us

Nevada offers a very competitive cost of doing business and is attracting more and more companies each day from higher-cost regions. Nevada has:

  • An abundance of economical commercial real estate
  • Competitive utility rates for commercial operations
  • Low-cost startup, regulatory, licensing and annual fees
  • Proximity to west coast/California markets and businesses, reducing shipping and storage costs
  • Excellent air cargo costs for shipping by air out of Nevada
  • Excellent tax advantages:
    • No personal income tax
    • No corporate income tax
    • No unitary tax
    • No franchise tax
  • Nevada business incentives:
    • Tax abatements for job creation, capital investment and intellectual property development
    • Workforce development training grants
    • Catalyst Fund to support new business or expansion in state

Pershing County is within 100 miles of Reno, situated on Interstate 80, and just 22 miles from Hwy 95. Rail runs parallel to I-80, with several spurs in the county. We have a small airport, Derby Field, which offers competitive fuel prices (usually the lowest price per gallon in the region), tie-downs, and a renovated pilot’s lounge; call sign is KLOL and more information can be obtained from www.airnav.com/airport/KLOL. The city and county are engaged with the community and welcome growth with open arms.

Business Resources

Permitting process in the county and city have a very quick turn around time. If a meeting is required for permits to be issued, this will occur within 30 days of submittal of all paperwork.

Business Permits

Pershing County Planning and Building Department

(775) 273-2700
City of Lovelock
(775) 273-2356

Business Licenses

A business license is necessary for operations in Pershing County. If your business operates in the City of Lovelock, then a city business license must be obtained as well.

Pershing County Sheriff’s Office
(775) 273-5051

City of Lovelock
(775) 273-2356

Nevada Secretary of State
www.nvsos.gov/sos/businesses

Business Real Estate

Pershing County is pleased to have an industrial park just south of Lovelock. Access to Interstate 80 and Union Pacific rail lines make this industrial park an ideal setting for your manufacturing and industrial needs. THe infrastructure in Lovelock Industrial Park includes: paved roads, fire hydrants, sewer, water, electrical and gas throughout most of the area.

Maybe the industrial park doesn’t suit your needs? Land in Pershing County is abundant. A few things to keep in mind when you are looking for property in Pershing County, is what are your power, water, gas, zoning, rail, air and highway needs? If we know those things, we can help you find a suitable location.

There are numerous realtors that serve the county that would be happy to assist you in finding the perfect location for your needs. Contact Heidi for more information, maps, contacts, etc.

Pershing County Economic Development Authority
Heidi E. Lusby-Angvick, PCED
Executive Director
(775) 273-4909

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