Springdale, city (1990 pop. 29,941), Benton and Washington counties, NW Ark.; inc. 1878. It is a poultry-processing center, and there is vegetable canning, printing, and the manufacture of air conditioning ducts, metal and paper products, machinery, transportation equipment, recycling containers, and textiles. An annual rodeo draws tourists, as do the surrounding Ozarks.
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