Jan 5, 2022

Data-Driven Feed Mill Uses Technology to Increase Production

Farmers’ Grain & Feed’s new mill aims to serve its community through efficiency and consistency

Photo: Steven Kilger

Oct 1, 2021

Harrison Poultry Builds Opportunities with New Feed Mill

Company builds a path forward for itself and an opportunity for a struggling community

Steven Kilger

Aug 1, 2021

A Cooperative's Purpose

By bringing barge traffic back to the upper Missouri River, NEW Cooperative accomplishes something no individual could

Photos: Steven Kilger

Jun 1, 2021

Showing Commitment to Community

Richardson Pioneer builds an advanced inland grain terminal in northern Alberta, proving to the local region it's committed to their producers

Photo: Todd & Sargent, Inc.

Mar 29, 2021

Mixing Perfection

Cargill used experience and technology to build one of the most advanced premixing facilities in the world

Feb 2, 2021

Adapting for the Future

Iowa's Five Star Cooperative merged existing assets with a new feed mill to create a unique solution

Jan 1, 2021

Continuing the Tradition

Pilgrim’s modern mill delivers innovation for its customers

Todd & Sargent

Nov 13, 2020

New Feed Mill Completes Texas Poultry Complex

The Sanderson Farms’ mill in Mineola, TX, supplies 8,500 tons/week of feed to supply retail chill pack consumers

Nov 11, 2020

Central Appeal

ADM builds largest U.S. flour mill in northern Illinois to realign its Midwestern milling business

Jul 28, 2020

A Hometown Vision

Montana Craft Malt overcame every obstacle to make its founder’s dream for Butte, MT, become a reality

Jul 1, 2020

Protecting What's in the Bin

After a wet harvest last fall, mycotoxin testing can be your first line of defense against spoilage

Mar 31, 2020

Railroad Roundtable 2020

The nation’s top grain transporters share their commitment to agriculture, outline capital investments planned for the year ahead

Photo By BNSF

Feb 4, 2020

In Pursuit of a $4.99 Chicken

In order to keep prices low and quality high, Costco steps into poultry production with a new feed mill

Sep 30, 2019

Feeding the Flock

Mountaire Farms built a feed mill in Scotland County, North Carolina, for both today and tomorrow

Jul 31, 2019

Running the Supply Chain

New Fashion Pork’s new feed mill was designed for its needs alone, allowing it to increase efficacy and lower input costs

May 30, 2019

Vertical Operation Relocates Aging Mill

Pilgrim’s Pride trades in its 50s-era feed mill in Nashville, AR, for a brand new 12,000 ton/week facility

Photo by Elise Schafer

Apr 2, 2019

Going Whole Hog

One of Iowa’s largest feed mills is constructed to support the region’s growing pork industry

Photo by Elise Schafer

Feb 19, 2019

A Modern Take on a Classic

To provide the best quality organic grain possible, Pipeline Foods has modernized the gravity-powered elevator

Dec 18, 2018

Feed Mill in the Forest

A co-op’s quest to improve its 100-year-old mill’s feed quality, consistency and biosecurity culminates on 13 acres of national forest in Western Michigan

Nov 2, 2018

Making a Mark in Michigan

Cargill Animal Nutrition opens its first feed mill in the state — a 150,000 ton/year dairy mash facility uniquely designed for ingredient flexibility, nutrient consistency.

Jul 25, 2018

Plant Renovation Ushers in New Era

Consolidating three Effingham, IL, ADM premix facilities into one allowed it to take advantage of the latest processing technology, enhancing efficiency and safety

May 30, 2018

New Kid in Town

GrainsConnect Canada, a 50/50 joint venture between two global grain companies, brings four state-of-the-art shuttle loading facilities to western Canada

Apr 11, 2018

Evolution of Automation

How a luxury became one of the essential aspects of a facility and where it goes from here

Feb 13, 2018

Road Expansion Drives Hoover Feeds to a New Home

Turning an unwelcome situation into an opportunity for development, Hoover Feeds rebuilds its feed mill in Goshen, IN

Oct 19, 2017

Teamwork Lays Track for Success

A joint venture brings new shuttle loader to producers in Kansas’ top wheat producing county.

(From left) Cole Leis, crop insurance specialist, Team Marketing Alliance (TMA); Todd Schultz, grain marketing specialist, TMA; Lawson Hemberger, grain operations manager, MKC; Jeff Jones, director of Southern operations, MKC.

Aug 22, 2017

Working Smarter, Not Harder

Custom solutions and state-of-the-art equipment lead to efficiency gains at NEW Cooperative’s Pomeroy, IA, feed mill.

Zach Stuchlk moves ingredient totes easily with a pallet mover. Photo by Elise Schafer

Jul 18, 2017

Southern Poultry Operation Makes Major Local Investment

Wayne Farms LLC builds the nation’s largest start-up feed mill in Ozark, AL, to meet growing demand for poultry

Apr 25, 2017

Earning a Pretty Penny with Logistics

If your fleet has an outdated management system, new logistics software can offer you more than just vehicle tracking

Feb 2, 2017

Family Values Ground Integrated Poultry Operation

Claxton Poultry Farms builds new feed mill, 15 years in the making in Surrency, GA

Photo courtesy of Younglove Construction L.L.C.

Oct 13, 2016

Rail Upgrade Spurs Co-op Expansion

South Dakota Wheat Growers builds world-class agronomy, fertilizer and shuttle loading facility in Kennebec, SD, giving members easy access to export markets

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

Bovizyme™ GA Enzyme

  • Enzyme solution that improves starch digestion efficiency for non-steam flaker feed yards
  • Improved feed efficiency through increased bodyweight gain and lower feed intake

VersaMix Triple Shaft Mixers

  • For mixing applications requiring efficient powder dispersion and critical homogenization of medium to high viscosity slurries, pastes, gels, creams and suspensions
  • High-shear mixer with solids/liquid injection manifold (SLIM) technology rotor/stator

GUC-F Controller

  • Multichannel feeding and dosing controller
  • Control solution for feeding and weighing applications in powder handling applications
  • Flexible and modular design with analog and digital load cells

ProFlo

  • Offers accurate and reliable continuous mass flow measurement of bulk solids with an accuracy of +/- 0.5% full scale
  • Measures mass of flowable solids with densities of 10 to 100 pounds/cubic foot and flow rates from 700 to 7,000 cubic feet/hour

Hydro-View

  • 10.1” touchscreen
  • Easy to install in new or existing systems

Sanderson Farms Feed Mill Expansion - Kinston, NC

  • Construction of a whole grain silo expansion (76’ diameter x 145’ tall) to hold 500,000 bushels
  • Expansion also includes a 12’x17’x22’ deep boot pit extension at the end of the existing receiving tunnel

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Marketwatch: Jan, 21

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