Access AURI services

Food Facilities and Resources

AURI’s laboratories are available to clients for hands-on testing and development. Click on a facility below to get more information about each lab’s capabilities.


Food Laboratory

1501 State Street, Marshall, MN 56258
AURI’s food lab is available to those seeking to introduce new foods to the marketplace. It is focused on smaller companies and entrepreneurs who are developing and commercializing new food products.

Meat Laboratory

1501 State Street, Marshall, MN 56258
The meat laboratory in Marshall is used for formulation and analytical assessment of meat products. This facility includes equipment for developing and testing new products.

Food Product Evaluation and Sensory Laboratory

1501 State Street, Marshall, MN 56258
AURI offers food entrepreneurs a unique resource for product development. Our facilities on the Southwest Minnesota State University campus now include a Food Product Evaluation and Sensory Lab.