AURI offers clients a unique benefit via its Commercialization Services Program, which enables businesses utilizing Minnesota agricultural products to bring new, innovative value-added products and technologies to the marketplace. The program helps clients achieve their commercialization goals by assessing their needs and business concepts.

Commercialization services available to clients include:

  • Access to knowledgeable scientists and project staff
  • Analytical laboratory testing
  • Product development and improvement
  • Process development and improvement
  • Network referrals

For food projects, download the Food Specific Commercialization Services Program Guidelines and Application.

For all other projects download the General Commercialization Services Program Guidelines and Application.