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AURI offers unique resources designed to help develop new uses and value additions to Minnesota-grown agricultural products. We are here to help you find new uses for traditional, unexplored or overlooked resources. Here’s an overview of our three service areas:

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AURI Connects

The purpose of AURI Connects branded events is to actively engage the value chain on topics related to value-added agricultural opportunities and challenges. Key activities include convening industry thought leader groups, forums and networking groups in order to build and strengthen industry networks. Continue Reading AURI Connects

Hands-On Scientific Assistance

Scientists are available to provide consulting and technical services in the areas of: Product and process development Product evaluation and testing Sourcing materials, equipment and services Labs are available for clients for hands-on testing and development. Commercialization Services Program Guidelines

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External Resources

One of our strengths is our ability to connect to other organizations with complementary goals. In this section you will be able to link to other valuable sources of agriculture-related information. Continue Reading External Resources

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Applied Research

See a full list of our research reports, available by focus areas. Continue Reading Applied Research