Ag Innovation Update

May 2009

Template for Estimating County Level Energy Use and Renewable Energy Potential

Posted on May 1, 2009, in Ag Innovation Update

AURI has developed a one-of-a-kind tool to help Minnesota counties and regions to estimate their renewable energy potential and demand. The AURI Renewable Energy Template is a tool devised to help answer questions that have been repeatedly asked of AURI during the last few years: How can various regions throughout Minnesota foster renewable energy development? […]

Feed the Need

Posted on May 1, 2009, in Ag Innovation Update

AURI organizes a food drive to mark its 20-year anniversary Farmfest 2009 visitors will be able to do something to help those in need this summer. AURI and a number of other Minnesota agriculture organizations are teaming up to collect nonperishable food items, personal care products and cash for the Second Harvest Heartland food bank. […]

AURI on Facebook

Posted on May 1, 2009, in Ag Innovation Update

Facebook friends will now be able to keep track of AURI’s activities. AURI has joined the world of social networking by establishing a Facebook page. "A lot of people rely on Facebook as a means of communication," says Mary Steidler, AURI communications assistant. "Having a presence on this social media gives AURI another means of […]