New Uses/Added Value Event Offers New Market Ideas for Farmers

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Audio with Erik Evans, Agricultural Utilization Research Institute Communications Director

Suggested lead: Farmers have a chance to learn more about new uses and added value products next month in Minnesota. The New Uses Forum 2018: Adding Value at the Speed of Innovation, will provide information regarding innovation in new uses and value-added agriculture. First held last year, the forum brings together organizations, speakers and farmers.

Agricultural Utilization Research Institute spokesperson Erik Evans says the response last year proved farmers are eager to learn more…tape

Cut #1        :25    OC:…”new uses.”

One of the hot topics in the industry is innovation in bioproducts and coproducts…tape

Cut #2        :29    OC:…”for the farmer.”

Farmers, who are working through a down farm economy, can find direct benefit from added-value agriculture and new uses…tape

Cut #3        :23    OC:…”value added sector.”

The New Uses Forum is planned for April 11 and 12, 2018, at the Crowne Plaza in Plymouth, Minnesota…tape

Cut #4        :35    OC:…”new uses market.”

Learn more and register for the event on the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute website,