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Ag Innovation News

Oct–Dec, 2007

Vol. 16, No. 4

This edition of Ag Innovation News was originally published in approximately October of 2007.

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Williams, Minn. –A grassroots power movement is taking hold in northwest Minnesota. Northern Excellence Seed, LLC, plans to gasify grass-seed chaff and straw to
Minnesota’s got gas! The state is becoming a leader in the development of small-scale biomass gasification systems, which produce synthetic natural gas. “There’s a
  Crookston, Minn. — AURI staff understand that good ideas come from paying attention and asking questions. Besides helping businesses and organizations with value-added
    Warren Etches, left, and Mark Limpert, two of four partners with Limpert Environmental, have been churning out straw matts and wattles for
To be a national and global renewable-energy leader requires investing heavily in research, infrastructure, financing, public policy and developing talent. Minnesota is ready, say
Waseca, Minn. — Alan Doering receives dozens of phone call from entrepreneurs and businesses interested in developing biomass fuel pellets for energy. Many are
1. How much does a Minnesota grass seed business expect to save in electricity and waste disposal charges each year by installing a gasification