Board of Directors

Board of Directors

AURI is governed by a board of directors made up of representatives of the state’s commodity groups, agribusiness and members of the Minnesota House and Senate agriculture committees. Meetings of the board are open to the public.

Upcoming AURI Board Meetings

AURI Board of Directors Special Meeting

Taking place on November 3, 2014

AURI Board of Directors Special Meeting November 3, 2014 7:30 AM – 8 AM Purpose:  The purpose of the meeting is to consider AURI’s i6 grant application. Location:  Conference Call.  The regular meeting location is AURI Headquarters located at 2900 University Ave, Crookston, MN. In compliance with MN Statute 13D.01 subd 4, as deemed practical, […]

November 2014 Board of Directors Meeting

Taking place on November 20, 2014

AURI Board of Directors Regular Meeting November 20, 2014 8:30 am Embassy Suites Hotel 175 E. 10th Street St. Paul, MN 55101

See all AURI Board Meetings.

Board of Directors


Bleyhl, Julie

Minnesota Farmers Union


Brandli, Art

Minnesota Wheat Research & Promotion Council


Falk, Rep. Andrew

Minnesota House of Representatives

John Gilbertson

Gilbertson, John — Vice Chair

Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation

John Goihl

Goihl, John — Secretary/Treasurer


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Hintz, Kim


Ron Obermoller

Obermoller, Ron — Chair

Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council


Peterson, Richard

Minnesota Corn Research & Promotion Council


Schmit, Sen. Matt

Minnesota Senate