The Roles of Carriers in New Biologicals

Recently, Farm Industry News featured a story about the work BASF is doing in new biologicals ( Of course, there’s nothing new about the increasing interest in biologicals. There is already a large body of knowledge that describes how biological treatments for crop protection may change the face of agriculture. No one is expecting the… Read more »

Win! Win! Win!

It’s not often that a win-win-win situation comes up, but that’s exactly what’s happened with a new partnership that is forming between APT, Long Lake Conservation Center and Aitkin County Developmental Achievement Center. Long Lake Conservation Center, an environmental learning center located in the heart of Aitkin County, needed help with some of the day-to-day… Read more »

Congressman Rick Nolan Visits APT

On May 31, APT was pleased to host Congressman Rick Nolan for a tour of the facility and harvest area. Mr. Nolan represents the 8th district of Minnesota in the US House of Representatives. The congressman was at APT for a couple of hours, learning about the business of peat drying and granulation. Here, Mr.… Read more »

From Fuel to Whiskey

Congratulations to Mike Peterson of Duluth for winning the drawing at APT’s booth last week! We were exhibiting at the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration show in Duluth, MN, and Mike stopped in the booth to register to win a bottle of peated whiskey. What’s peated whiskey? The Scotch whiskey that comes from the… Read more »