June/July 2014

June/July 2014

A Plan With A Purpose

Cover photo by: Steve Davidson

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June/July 2014 Articles

Focused Sanitation = Proactive Pest  Management
PHOTO BY FOOD PROTECTION SERVICES Lesser grain borer residing in a boot pit may comingle with clean incoming grain.

Focused Sanitation = Proactive Pest Management

June 01, 2014 | Feature | Elise Schafer

Time and regulatory constraints may exist, but boot pit cleaning provides a head start on quality management.

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Case Study: Concrete Grain Silo Repair
Photo by Restruction Corporation

Case Study: Concrete Grain Silo Repair

June 01, 2014 | Online Exclusive |

In 2011, A co-op in Sidney, NE, discovered chunks of concrete within one bin of their eight-bin grain silo structure. Upon further investigation, they found a large crack and concrete spalls in the silo wall where the subject bin is connected to an adjacent bin.

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A Plan with a Purpose
Tim Belstra (left), chairman of Belstra Milling Co., Inc., and Mark Zuchowski, special projects manager. (Photo by Steve Davidson)

A Plan with a Purpose

June 01, 2014 | Cover Story |

A three-phase design plan modernized a northern Indiana feed mill to meet the region’s demand growth for the ‘next 20 years.’

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