NEWS RELEASE: Announcing GreenSeam, A Groundbreaking Way of Life

New brand unveiled and public launch celebrated today Mankato, MINN (June 20, 2016) – Today during a press conference a new identity was unveiled for the locally known initiative previously known as Project Ag Business EpiCenter (ABE). The GreenSeam will build on existing ag business prominence and maximize a growing economic marketplace to become known […]

Taylor, partner to build new pork processing plant in Windom, Minn.

Reproduced with Permission from the Star Tribune. Glen Taylor and a partner plan to raise, slaughter and market premium pork in Minnesota. By Tom Meersman Star Tribune February 3, 2016 — 9:41pm Glen Taylor, owner of the Minnesota Timberwolves and many other businesses, has signed a deal to purchase the former PM Beef plant in […]

Kraft to invest $100 million in New Ulm

Reproduced with Permission from The Free Press. Move will save 90 jobs; add 50 more By Tim Krohn tkrohn@mankatofreepress.com Feb 4, 2016 NEW ULM — After a restructuring and automation upgrade three years ago that cut 90 full-time employees at Kraft’s New Ulm facility, many were concerned about the plant’s future. When Heinz, backed by […]

Ag Business Epicenter Launch Event

You are invited to be a part of history as the Ag Business Epicenter unveils it’s new name and brand to the public. This grassroots initiative, created by countless businesses and professionals from Southern Minnesota and Northern Iowa, will propel this region as the center of ag business (think Silicon Valley or The Research Triangle […]