Jan 4, 2023

Going beyond dust hazard analysis at your grain processing facility

There are many critical decisions involved beyond the DHA in selecting dust explosion prevention, protection and mitigation equipment.

Photo courtesy of BS&B Pressure Safety Management

Dec 12, 2022

Protect against animal feed recalls with right conveyor system

How to mitigate risk and prevent safety issues by using a closed conveyor system.

Photo courtesy of Cablevey Conveyors
Kett PM450 moisture analyzer

Jul 22, 2022

Dust Explosion Protection Products for Grain Facilities

With so many options, what is the best choice for any given application?

Jul 19, 2022

Automation Controls to Keep Feed Mill, Grain Facility Employees Safe

Implementing automated control systems can help prevent incidents from happening

Photo courtesy of Repete

Jul 1, 2022

Prepare for Grain Harvest Energy Needs Now

Using propane means never having to depend on location to a gas line or power grid system

Photo: Propane Education & Research Council (PERC)

Jun 2, 2022

Protecting Grain Bucket Elevators from Dust Explosions

Grain processors have several methods of explosion protection to choose from

A dust explosion starting in a bucket elevator can potentially travel to larger downstream volumes such as silos and upstream material handling systems. Photo: BS&B Pressure Safety Management

Apr 19, 2022

3 Ways Grain Facilities Can Benefit from NIR Technology

Go beyond price when choosing moisture measurement technology

Photo source: KETT

Apr 11, 2022

Rail Analytics for Grain and Feed Operations

TransmetriQ offers shippers of all sizes the data they need to be more efficient

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Jan 11, 2022

Debunking 6 Misconceptions About Tubular Drag Conveyors

Cable and disc systems gently and precisely convey feed and grain blends for a wide range of conditions and facility layouts

Dec 31, 2021

Chief Agri Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Global manufacturer serves cooperatives and private farms

Nov 26, 2021

Does Your Team Need an Attitude Adjustment?

When it comes to serving customers, attitude has much more to do with providing value than either talent or skill

Sep 30, 2021

The Four Ws of Dust Hazard Analysis

The who, what, when and why of dust hazards analysis

Sep 2, 2021

Conveyor “Wet Cleaning” Ensures Feed Safety

Sanitizing wet clean flushes enclosed system to improve food safety and increase speed of product changeovers without conveyor disassembly

Aug 2, 2021

Understanding the Relationship Between Gut Health, Animal Welfare

Biorigin calls on producers to care for the gut health of their animals

Jul 27, 2021

Feed Producer Ups Uniformity with Fluidized Bed Mixing

Country Junction Feeds installs new mixer on its “wet feed" production line

In batches up to 660 lb (300 kg), the fluidized bed mixer improves batch uniformity and reduces degradation when blending liquids with fragile dry ingredients.

Jun 10, 2021

Pneumatic Conveying System Eliminates Contamination Risks

System also increases throughput capacities from six to 15 tons/hour at major food manufacturer

Jun 9, 2021

Hemp Processor Improves Quality, Reduces Waste

Flexible screw conveyors improve productivity, product and dust control

Jun 6, 2021

Bulk Bag Filler Speeds Packaging at Kennedy Rice Mill

Facility fills orders as they are received rather than stockpiling polished white rice in a warehouse

A bulk bag of polished white rice is ready for shipment

May 25, 2021

Outdoor Touchscreens Enhance Automated Load-Outs

What to consider when selecting, building or upgrading a load-out or ticketing system

May 13, 2021

Clever Conveyor Solution

Double-bottom conveyor is a cost-effective and efficient way to manage a number of difficult and complex systems

May 6, 2021

Combustible Dust Incidents from Around the World

As of December 31, 2020, Dust Safety Science captured almost 1,000 incidents along with a detailed analysis of the materials, industries and equipment involved

Apr 26, 2021

How to Prevent Rust

Round Bottom Flite-Veyor® features stainless-steel construction

Apr 22, 2021

Optimize Conveyor Belting in Pet Food Processing

Wire belting for the pet food production process enhances efficiency, safety and cleanliness

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Mar 22, 2021

A Different Spin on Grain Bin Foundations

Finding efficient methods for pouring a circular concrete pad

Feb 22, 2021

What is Break-Even Analysis?

For small business owners, knowing when your business will become profitable is vital

Photo: Wave Money

Feb 18, 2021

Bringing Employees Back Safely

What companies and employees can do to remain safe during COVID-19

Feb 8, 2021

Controlling Dust Dangers in Feed & Grain Handling

Installing a dust collection system is key to capturing airborne particles generated by drying, shelling, grinding, conveying and storing feed and grain products

Feb 4, 2021

Maximize Production Efficiency

Proper moisture control increases plant efficiency

Dec 7, 2020

Protect Feed Supplement Integrity with Gentle Conveying

Tubular cable conveyors safeguard pre-blended mixes in between discs during transfer, and minimize product degradation

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