WCCO is celebrating “Ag is Everywhere Week” and talking to farmers and those involved in the Ag business across Minnesota. In this segment, sponsored by the Minnesota Corn Growers, WCCO looked at what other products are being generated on the farm and the science of farming.
CSP Director Marc Hillmyer talked about using the modern tools of chemistry to turn annually renewable resources such as corn starch, oils, and terpenes into innovative products – like packaging. Reducing our reliance oil and switching to materials that can be readily composted. This panel starts at the 26 minute mark.