Ag Innovation Update-October 2016

Latest Ag Innovation News Online

The October-December issue of Ag Innovation News is now available online. 

Stories include: 
  • Washing Away the Competition
  • New Agricultural Uses Innovation Forum
  • Keeping it Clean
  • New Study Shows Promise for Biomass Cooling
  • 2016 Farmfest Recap
Minnesota Soybean Interview with AURI Board Chair

Earlier this month the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council interviewed the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute's Board Chair, Ron Obermoller. The interview covers a variety of topics, including AURI's collaboration with Minnesota Soybean and the organization's future goals.  

A Call for Nominations: AURI Seeks Two Board Candidates

The Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) seeks diverse and highly skilled candidates to fill two open seats on its board of directors; one seat represents a Minnesota agribusiness and the other represents a Minnesota research and promotion council.  Ideal board skills include strong interpersonal communication, financial management, and experiences in leadership as it relates to AURI's mission - foster long-term economic benefit for Minnesota through value-added agricultural products.

AURI Notes

Upcoming events:
If you want to connect with AURI this fall and learn about its programs, or how its services can help Minnesota entrepreneurs, agricultural processors and agribusinesses, keep an eye open for AURI staff at the following events:

Ag Innovation News: Subscribe Today!

Where do you go to learn about the latest news about renewable energy, coproducts, biobased products and food science? If your answer didn't include the Ag Innovation Newspaper, then you have been missing out on important updates from around Minnesota. Contact us today at [email protected] to get your free, quarterly subscription to AURI's official publication. Each issue contains useful and interesting information, like:
  • News from Minnesota's ag industry
  • Updates on the latest technology and idea implementation
  • Information on how AURI is fostering economic benefits for the state
  • A special column from the Executive Director
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