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New Uses Forum 2024: Bioindustrial Innovations and Opportunities


This year’s New Uses Forum took place on Tuesday, April 9, 2024, at the Mayo Health System Event Center in Mankato, MN. The Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) and its partners, Compeer Financial and Avisen Legal, convened a great slate of speakers focused on the bioindustrial value chain.

The day highlighted market challenges and opportunities in bioindustrial innovation. Sessions focused on activities from producers to entrepreneurial endeavors to end users and investor perspectives to highlight industry activity and trends. In addition, AURI’s Ag Innovator of the Year was revealed.

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