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Marketplace Opportunities: Integration of Biobased and Conventional Plastics

Posted on October 30, 2014, in AURI News

On Tuesday, October 28, those interested in learning about opportunities to advance biobased materials in Minnesota, networked with experts and connected with others in the industry–all with the goal of growing the bioplastics industry. Jim Lunt gave a presentation of the new research study “Marketplace Opportunities Integration of Biobased and Conventional Plastics” followed by a […]

Minnesota’s Fergus Foods named semi-finalist in National Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge

Posted on October 14, 2014, in AURI News, News

The American Farm Bureau Federation today announced the 10 national semi-finalists of the first-ever Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge. The challenge provides an opportunity for individuals to showcase ideas and business innovations being developed in rural regions of the United States. One of the finalists is Minnesota’s Fergus Foods. After a series of virtual team interviews, judges […]

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Upcoming Events

Solving water quality problems with ag residues

Taking place on September 23, 2014

Farmers find that residues in their farm field may be the answer to keeping nitrate out of quality water supplies. Farm ag residues perform just as well as woodchips under cold weather conditions. This process allows farmers to reuse some of their farming crops while improving the environment and water quality in Minnesota. AURI is […]

Cancelled: AURI Board of Directors Special Meeting

Taking place on November 3, 2014

This meeting has been cancelled. 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 […]

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