In this episode, Jen Wagner-Lahr, Senior Director of Business Development & Commercialization at the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI), chats about the family farm, value-added agriculture and emerging trends and AURI’s new collaborative agreements with the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Agriculture Marketing Service.
AURI Connects: Fields of Innovation Innovator Profiles is a Q&A series with Minnesota entrepreneurs who have partnered with AURI to build capacity and successfully commercialize new crop and livestock opportunities, including new traits for existing crops. Q&A with Clayton Mooney, Co-Founder/CEO at Clayton Farms AURI: For those who may not be familiar, what should people know about your business/product? CM: At Clayton Farms (formerly Nebullam) we build direct-to-consumer indoor farms. We’re… Continue Reading FOI Innovator Profile – Clayton Farms
In this episode, Dan Erdmann, Project Manager at Farm Rescue, highlights the great work the organization and its volunteers do in assisting farmers impacted by illness, injury or natural disasters and shares how you can support its mission.
The Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) is hosting a discussion on the burgeoning support network available to independent meat processors for assistance with financing and other essential business functions. The webinar “Meat and Poultry Processing Technical Assistance Opportunities” is from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, December 14. Recently, the United States Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Services (USDA-AMS) allocated millions of dollars of federal funding to support the resiliency… Continue Reading AURI Hosts Live Webinar on Technical Assistance Available to Meat, Poultry Processors