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Date: For Immediate Release
Contact: Jessica Phetvorasack,

Gov. Nixon honors SCD Probiotics at 2013 Governor’s Conference on Economic Development

KANSAS CITY, MO – September 2013 – Gov. Jay Nixon recognized outstanding leaders in business, education and economic development at the 2013 Governor’s Conference on Economic Development in Kansas City, September 5-6.

SCD Probiotics, Kansas City, was the recipient of the Governor’s Exporter of the Year Award for its outstanding export performance. SCD Probiotics, a life science company engaged in the research, development, and manufacturing of natural probiotic products, experienced a steady increase in export sales with exports consistently accounting for more than 70 percent of the company’s sales.

The Exporter of the Year Award is presented to a Missouri small or medium size manufacturing/service firm that is either New-to-Export or New-to-Market; that demonstrates outstanding export performance; and has utilized the services of the Missouri International Trade & Investment Office to do so.

About SCD Probiotics
SCD Probiotics is an emerging global bioscience company that produces probiotics for applications in agriculture, livestock operations, industrial waste treatment and bioremediation, aquaculture, human health, and residential homes and gardens.
More than 80 percent of the company’s sales come from international markets. Visit for more information.