The first creamery in Nebraska was established in 1881.
It manufactures lumber, foundry products, canned goods and creamery products and has grain elevators and tobacco warehouses.
They had a creamery at one time at Horam but that closed up.
There are grain elevators and various manufactories, among the products of which are cheese and other creamery products, flour, knit goods, pickles and canned goods, woodenware, washing machines and gloves.
The city has cotton-compresses and cotton-gins, and among its manufactures are cotton-seed oil, flour, cement blocks, pressed bricks, canned goods, foundry products, waggon-beds and creamery products.