Ag Innovation Update

October 2009

Biocycle Energy

Posted on October 27, 2009, in Ag Innovation Update

BioCycle magazine’s Conference on Renewable Energy From Organics Recycling — held last week in Minneapolis, Minnesota — drew over 300 participants from across the United States, Canada and Mexico, with others coming from China, Germany, Belgium and Australia. Speakers addressed the growing interest in North America to adopt anaerobic digestion technologies to process municipal solid […]

USDA Advisor Addresses Cap & Trade

Posted on October 27, 2009, in Ag Innovation Update

A senior advisor to US agriculture secretary Tom Vilsack is a proponent of agriculture’s role in the nation’s renewable energy future. Robert Bonnie is senior advisor on climate change and the environment. Bonnie told participants at the Renewable Energy Roundtable in Walker that agricultural land should be included in cap and trade discussions. "We’ve gotten […]

New Look to www.auri.org

Posted on October 27, 2009, in Ag Innovation Update

Web surfers will notice a new look to AURI’s website. The site, located at www.auri.org, recently underwent a redesign. "So much is shared on the internet that our website has become one of the primary tools for providing information," says AURI Communications Director Dan Lemke. "It’s important to make the information on our site attractive […]