AURI welcomes new employees
New AURI employees include Tami Dahm, executive assistant; Donna O’Connor, food and nutrition scientist; and Harold Stanislawski, project development director.
AURI Executive Director presents at SSTI
AURI Executive Director Teresa Spaeth was invited to speak at the national SSTI conference in Chicago this week as part of a panel about “Supporting Innovation in Rural Economies.” Spaeth’s topic was on strengthening our rural roots, which focused on AURI’s role on enhancing the rural economy. Specifically Spaeth spoke about the help AURI provides to agriculture businesses regarding collaboration, project experimentation and research. View presentation final ssti-2014 View SSTI… Read More »AURI Executive Director presents at SSTI
Small meat processing industry at a crossroads
An AURI survey of 280 small meat processors found that two-thirds of owner operators of Minnesota processing plans are at, or near retirement age.