Nyssa is a city located in Malheur County, Oregon. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 3,163. The city is located along the Snake River on the Idaho border, in the region of far eastern Oregon known as the "Western Treasure Valley". The primary industry in the region is the cultivation of russet potatoes, sugar beets, and onions. The city's economy relies on the surrounding agricultural area, in particular through the sugar beet processing plant of the Amalgated Sugar Company.
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City of NyssaInformation, school menus, chamber of commerce details, events, and contact details.
Fort Boise Produce CompanyPacker and shipper of fresh onions. Company profile, newsletter, products, recipes, and contact details.
NyssaCommunity profile and information, demographics, recreation, and related links.
Nyssa School DistrictSchool links, calendar, lunch menus, and contact details.
Schiemer FarmsThird generation family farm specializing in growing and packing onions.
Snake River Produce CompanyGrows, packs, and ships Spanish sweet onions. Product information, regional facts, and related links.