Recent AURI News

Agricultural Utilization Research Institute announces new board directors

Posted on February 18, 2016, in AURI News, News 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 […]

AURI’s 2015 Annual Report

Posted on February 9, 2016, in AURI News, News

AURI’s 2015 Annual Report illustrates a few highlights of the value AURI provides to Minnesota agriculture.  It also features key client projects and research initiatives. > View AURI’s 2015 Annual Report

AURI revises mission statement

Posted on February 3, 2016, in AURI News, News

In an effort to best deliver results for Minnesota’s ag-based sectors and bolster the economic impact of these industries within Minnesota, the AURI Board of Directors initiated a refresh of the organization’s mission statement. The Minnesota State Legislature established the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) in 1989 to help develop new uses for agricultural products. […]

Minnesota food innovators, entrepreneurs and students to gain in proposed expansion

Posted on November 20, 2015, in AURI News, News

The Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) has announced intentions to upgrade its Marshall facility to include a food sensory laboratory, developmental kitchen, analytical services and improved communication abilities. Technical experts meeting with Senate Capital Investment Committee members at Southwest Minnesota State University this week said that, if approved, updates to laboratories and equipment would allow AURI […]

EarthClean named Ag Innovator of the Year

Posted on November 20, 2015, in Ag Innovation News, AURI News, News

EarthClean Corporation is being recognized for its innovative approach to utilizing Minnesota’s agricultural commodities for an environmentally friendly firefighting additive and its commitment to expand the product line of natural solutions to difficult problems.

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