The Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) hosted a Craft Brewery Field Day Tuesday at Valley Technology Park that included presentations by Crookston’s Vertical Malt (located at Valley Tech Park), Minnesota Hops Initiative, an overview of the state of the malting industry, malt and barley presentations, and tours of the University of Minnesota Crookston’s test plot, AgriMAX’s seed cleaning and Vertical Malt.

The Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) hosted a Craft Brewery Field Day Tuesday at Valley Technology Park that included presentations by Crookston’s Vertical Malt (located at Valley Tech Park), Minnesota Hops Initiative, an overview of the state of the malting industry, malt and barley presentations, and tours of the University of Minnesota Crookston’s test plot, AgriMAX’s seed cleaning and Vertical Malt.

Guests also sampled craft brews from area brewers.