John Gilbertson

John Gilbertson

John Gilbertson represents Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation on the AURI Board of Directors. Gilbertson is from Puposky, Minnesota, and represents county Farm Bureaus from North Central and Northeast Minnesota. John first purchased his farm in 1969 after he was discharged from the army. Then, in 1970 he purchased a dairy herd and starting his milking operation. In 1978, he built a new comfort stall dairy barn, only to lose most of the herd and barn in a fire in 1987. Gilbertson continued milking and operating a 50-sow feeder pig operation until 1996. Today, he and his son and grandchildren operate a cow-calf and backgrounding angus herd. Gilbertson and his wife, Cheryl, have three children and seven grandchildren.

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AURI announces new board directors

Posted on April 5, 2016, in Ag Innovation News, News

–by Ashley Harguth The board of directors of the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute welcomed two new directors at its regularly scheduled February meeting. The new directors are: John Schafer Minnesota Beef Council Schafer raises Hereford cattle and crops in Buffalo Lake, Minnesota. “I’m honored to be elected to serve on AURI’s board of directors. AURI’s […]

Agricultural Utilization Research Institute announces new board directors

Posted on February 18, 2016, in AURI News, News

http://www.rrfn.com/indepth/021916%20AURI.MP3 The board of directors of the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute welcomed two new members at its regularly scheduled February meeting. The new directors are: John Schafer, representing the Minnesota Beef Council. Schafer raises Hereford cattle and crops in Buffalo Lake, Minnesota Dr. Jill Zullo, representing Minnesota agribusiness. Zullo is the Technical Director for Corn […]

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