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AURI Receives RCDG Grant

    CONTACT: Erik Evans Agricultural Utilization Research Institute 612.704.1120 eevans@auri.org   AURI Awarded USDA Rural Cooperative Development Grant   January 2018, St Paul, MN—The U.S. Department of Agriculture awarded the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) a $200,000 Rural Cooperative Development Grant (RCDG) to assist rural businesses and cooperative development during the 2018 calendar year. This is the fourth time since 2010 that AURI has received a RCDG. The RCDG is a… Read More »AURI Receives RCDG Grant

    AURI awarded $68,000 USDA Rural Cooperative Development Grant

      Listen to radio segment about this story The Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) has been awarded a USDA Rural Cooperative Development Grant (RCDG) for $68,340 to further assist with the development of rural cooperatives in Minnesota in 2013. The work done with the grant will build on AURI’s previous successful work implementing an RCDG grant in 2011-12. With the funds, AURI will provide applied research, scientific assistance, project facilitation, marketing,… Read More »AURI awarded $68,000 USDA Rural Cooperative Development Grant