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Corn Utilization Technology Conference

Posted on May 3, 2018, in Partner Events

CUTC June 4-6, 2018 Sheraton Westport Chalet Hotel 191 Westport Plaza St. Louis, MO 63146

Northern Corn and Soybean Expo

Posted on January 12, 2018, in Partner Events

Northern Corn and Soybean Expo February 13, 2018 FargoDome 1800 North University Drive Fargo, ND 58102  

Adding value to corn and agricultural byproducts through production of biochar and bio-oil: Step Two

Posted on March 17, 2016, in Research

Read the full report: Adding value to corn and agricultural byproducts through production of biochar and bio-oil: Step Two About: Build upon previous research to continue to increase the value of agricultural by-products by demonstrating how  biomass feedstocks can be used to produce renewable energy and recycled through land application as biochar. Specifically, this reseach […]

Utilization of corn- and soy coproducts in feedlot diets, and evaluation of environmental factors contributing to the prevalence of E.coli 0157:H7 shedding

Posted on February 29, 2016, in Research

Read the full report: Utilization of corn- and soy coproducts in feedlot diets, and evaluation of environmental factors contributing to the prevalence of E.coli 0157:H7 shedding About: Utilization of nutrient dense agricultural coproducts/by-products in beef rations have been implemented by producers for years. This study focused on the effect feeding two different coproducts has on beef growth […]

Energy utilization of oil extracted-dried distillers grains with solubles (OE-DDGS) in turkeys

Posted on October 17, 2014, in Research

Read the full report: Energy utilization of oil extracted-dried distillers grains with solubles (OE-DDGS) in turkeys  About this report: Much interest exists by poultry nutritionists regarding the amount of energy present in corn-derived dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) that can be utilized by meat-type poultry such as turkeys and chicken broilers. A recent change […]

Increasing the usage level of corn and distillers grains in market turkey diets through the use of supplemental amino acids

Posted on September 9, 2014, in Research

Read the full report: Increasing the usage level of corn and distillers grains in market turkey diets through the use of supplemental amino acids About this report: The amount of corn and distillers grains (DDGS) in poultry diets is primarily determined by assessing  the  cost of providing essential nutrients and energy relative to other ingredients.  […]

Higher value product from corn ethanol

Posted on January 17, 2014, in Uncategorized

Read the report: Higher Value Product from Corn Ethanol About this report: This project researched the chemical conversion of bioethanol to produce a more valuable commodity chemical, ethylene carbonate, and determine if this conversion is viable on an industrial scale.  Ethylene carbonate is used as a solvent, as an electrolyte in advanced batteries, and the […]

Still in our sights

Posted on January 3, 2013, in Ag Innovation News

— by Liz Morrison A little more than three years ago, AURI teamed up with the Minnesota Corn Research & Promotion Council and the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council to vet some 200 emerging technologies and identify those with the greatest potential to add value to corn and soybeans. The goal was to give […]

Fighting Fires With Corn

Posted on June 27, 2012, in Ag Innovation News

–By Liz Morrison The fire starts as a small yellow flame licking up from a pile of debris in an old wooden garage. Soon, orange flames are leaping high as black smoke fills the structure. A few seconds later, a bank of flames rolls along the ceiling and boils out the open door. The entire […]

Opportunities Highlighted at Ag Expo

Posted on January 15, 2010, in Ag Innovation Update

Minnesota corn and soybean farmers were given a glimpse of future value-added opportunities at the Minnesota Ag Expo this week. AURI and the Minnesota Corn and Soybean Associations sought to identify products and technologies associated with the bio-based economy that are likely to boost economic opportunities for corn and soybeans in the United States and […]