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Seeing Around Corners: Dust Busters

Posted on July 18, 2017, in Ag Innovation News

AURI’s “dust-busters” are looking for ways to get rid of nuisance dust from seed treatments. Many crop seeds are planted with a thin, multi-layer coating of pesticides, called a seed treatment. Seed treatments protect young plants from fungal diseases and early-season insect pests. For many Minnesota crops — corn, soybeans, cereal grains, potatoes — seed […]

Food Research and Development Lab

Posted on July 18, 2017, in Ag Innovation News

Located in AURI’s Marshall Facilities on the Southwest Minnesota State University campus, the food research and development lab is a unique resource for entrepreneurs and small food businesses throughout Minnesota. The goal of AURI’s Food Focus Area is to support the organization’s mission: to foster long-term economic benefit for Minnesota through value added agricultural products. […]

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Upcoming Events

Minnesota Renewable Energy Roundtable

Taking place on August 23, 2017

Join AURI for an event dedicated to cutting edge renewable energy research and opportunities! The roundtable will include a keynote address from Mark Philbrick, Ph.D., Waste to Energy Coordinator for the U.S. Department of Energy, Bioenergy Technologies Office. To register for this event, please click here.

AURI @ Big Iron Farm Show

Taking place on September 12, 2017

Big Iron Farm Show September 12-14, 2017

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