Midwest Ag Enterprises, one of AURI’s 2013 Ag Innovators of the Year, was selected as a recipient of the 2013 Minnesota Governor’s International Trade Awards. Midwest Ag Enterprises, which sells animal feed, was honored for developing and continuing to grow a significant part of its business in foreign markets, for increasing or maintaining jobs in Minnesota to support international sales and for developing novel approaches for competing globally. >Read the… Continue Reading Midwest Ag honored for developing international markets
Midwest Ag Enterprises
Idea: Find a protein feed source for nursery pigs and poultry to replace fish meal, which is decreasing in supply. AURI’s role & outcomes: AURI staff helped Midwest Ag Enterprises identify a process to remove oligosaccharides, which interfere with digestion and nutrient absorption, from soy meal to make it an attractive feed option.
Midwest Ag Enterprises (Marshall, Minn.) and TechMix (Stewart, Minn.) have been named Ag Innovators of the Year by the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI). The award is given annually to an innovative company that has successfully contributed to value-added agriculture in Minnesota. TechMix and Midwest Ag have partnered, with assistance from Minnesota Soybean and AURI, to address a long-standing problem in the livestock feed industry with an innovative solution. Historically,… Continue Reading Midwest Ag Enterprises and TechMix Named Ag Innovators of the Year