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Magic Valley is a region in south central Idaho consisting of Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Gooding, Jerome, Lincoln, Minidoka and Twin Falls Counties. As of 2000 the population of the region was 162,397. Twin Falls is the region's largest city and main commercial center. Other important cities include Jerome, Burley, Rupert and Gooding. State nickname: Gem State Other U.S. States Capital Boise Largest city Boise Governor Dirk Kempthorne Official languages none Area 216,632 km² (14th)  - Land 214,499 km²  - Water 2,133 km² (0. ... Blaine County is a county located in the state of Idaho. ... Camas County is a county located in the state of Idaho. ... Cassia County is a county located in the state of Idaho. ... Gooding County is a county located in the state of Idaho. ... Jerome County is a county located in the state of Idaho. ... Lincoln County is a county located in the state of Idaho. ... Minidoka County is a county located in the state of Idaho. ... Twin Falls County is a county located in the state of Idaho. ... 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the film of the same name, see Twin Falls, Idaho (movie). ... Jerome is a city located in Jerome County, Idaho. ... Burley is a city located mostly in Cassia County, and a small part in Minidoka County, in southern Idaho. ... Rupert is a city located in Minidoka County, Idaho. ... Gooding is a city located in Gooding County, Idaho. ...


The name "Magic Valley" is a reference to several irrigation projects which transformed the desert region to productive farmland in the early 20th Century. Many cities and towns in the region were founded between 1900 and 1910 as a direct result of these projects. Agriculture continues to be a major component of the region's economy. Irrigating cotton fields Irrigation in the Heart of the Sahara Irrigation (in agriculture) is the replacement or supplementation of rainfall with water from another source in order to grow crops. ... 1900 is a common year starting on Monday. ... 1910 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Farming, ploughing rice paddy, in Indonesia Agriculture is the process of producing food, feed, fiber and other desired products by cultivation of certain plants and the raising of domesticated animals (livestock). ...


Cities and towns


Acequia is a city located in Minidoka County, Idaho. ... Albion is a city located in Cassia County, Idaho. ... Bellevue is a city located in Blaine County, Idaho. ... Bliss is a city located in Gooding County, Idaho. ... Buhl is a city located in Twin Falls County, Idaho. ... Burley is a city located mostly in Cassia County, and a small part in Minidoka County, in southern Idaho. ... Carey is a city located in Blaine County, Idaho. ... Castleford is a city located in Twin Falls County, Idaho. ... Declo is a city located in Cassia County, Idaho. ... Dietrich is a city located in Lincoln County, Idaho. ... Eden is a city located in Jerome County, Idaho. ... Fairfield is a city located in Camas County, Idaho. ... Filer is a city located in Twin Falls County, Idaho. ... Gooding is a city located in Gooding County, Idaho. ... Hagerman is a city located in Gooding County, Idaho. ... Hailey is a city located in Blaine County, Idaho. ... Hansen is a city located in Twin Falls County, Idaho. ... Hazelton is a city located in Jerome County, Idaho. ... Heyburn is a city located in Minidoka County, Idaho. ... Hollister is a city located in Twin Falls County, Idaho. ... Jerome is a city located in Jerome County, Idaho. ... Ketchum is a city located in Blaine County, Idaho. ... Kimberly is a city located in Twin Falls County, Idaho. ... Malta is a city located in Cassia County, Idaho. ... Minidoka is a city located in Minidoka County, Idaho. ... Murtaugh is a city located in Twin Falls County, Idaho. ... Oakley is a city located in Cassia County, Idaho. ... Paul is a city located in Minidoka County, Idaho. ... Richfield is a city located in Lincoln County, Idaho. ... Rupert is a city located in Minidoka County, Idaho. ... Shoshone is a city located in Lincoln County, Idaho. ... Sun Valley is an affluent resort community located in Blaine County, Idaho, very near the city of Ketchum. ... For the film of the same name, see Twin Falls, Idaho (movie). ... Wendell is a city located in Gooding County, Idaho. ...

Regions of Idaho
Rocky Mountains | Columbia River Plateau | Inland Empire | Basin and Range Province
Boise metropolitan area | Idaho Panhandle | Magic Valley
Largest Cities
Blackfoot | Boise | Burley | Caldwell | Chubbuck | Coeur D'Alene | Eagle | Garden City | Hayden | Idaho Falls | Lewiston | Meridian | Moscow | Mountain Home | Nampa | Pocatello | Post Falls | Rexburg | Twin Falls
Counties
Ada | Adams | Bannock | Bear Lake | Benewah | Bingham | Blaine | Boise | Bonner | Bonneville | Boundary | Butte | Camas | Canyon | Caribou | Cassia | Clark | Clearwater | Custer | Elmore | Franklin | Fremont | Gem | Gooding | Idaho | Jefferson | Jerome | Kootenai | Latah | Lemhi | Lewis | Lincoln | Madison | Minidoka | Nez Perce | Oneida | Owyhee | Payette | Power | Shoshone | Teton | Twin Falls | Valley | Washington |

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Magic Valley - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (476 words)
Magic Valley is a region in south-central Idaho consisting of Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Gooding, Jerome, Lincoln, Minidoka and Twin Falls Counties.
According to the 2000 Census the counties of the Magic Valley region had a combined population of 162,397 (2005 estimate: 170,617).
The name "Magic Valley" is a reference to the construction of Milner Dam and a series of irrigation canal systems on the Snake River during the first decade of the 20th Century.
Maca Grower : The Magic Valley : Herbs America Company (640 words)
One of these valleys is called the "Magic Valley" and is the place where Herbs America's plantations of Maca root are located.
There is much more to the Magic Valley and surrounding region than mere elevation, enchanting beauty, and intense sunlight...
Our entire valley is sporadically drenched by heaping doses of naturally occurring sky born nitrogen released during frequent lightening and thunderstorms.
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