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Video: Tech Crawl

Budding entrepreneurs and innovators seeking strategic advice, resources and networking opportunities had the opportunity to join in a series of 20 events across the metro during the first ever Twin Cities Startup Week. Minnesota 2020 headed out to the Startup Crawl to learn more about different busineses in the metro and some exciting new opportunities including new business apps that can help people in their everyday lives. From mobile apps that tell you exactly when your bus will arrive, applications that help you custom design you own baby clothes, to…

VIDEO: Minnesota Apple Harvest

Minnesota's apple harvest is underway and early word is that this year's crop is bountiful. There are 116 apple orchards across the state with more than a dozen varieties of the autumn favorite. Minnesota 2020 stopped by Aamodt's Apple Farm in Stillwater where they practice sustainable farming methods. Chris Aamodt, third generation owner of the popular orchard, says they use a minimal amount of spray to keep away bugs, promote an all natural process to replace chemicals during the growing process and use rain water to keep the apple trees…