Apr 6, 2022

How to Prepare Your Feed & Grain Facility for a Cyberattack

The time to start preparing your feed and grain facility for a data breach is now

TOPPERCUSSION | BIGSTOCK

Apr 6, 2022

Ag Shippers May Gain Leverage with Proposed Rail Rate Rules

Grain industry seeks rules that will level the playing field when doing business with railroads

PIXELSAWAY | BIGSTOCK

Feb 8, 2022

How Sensor Technology Adds Efficiency to Feed Production

Sensors deliver improved efficiency, safety and accuracy to the feed manufacturing process

Feb 8, 2022

Digital Barge Platform Saves Time and Money

NGFDS Barge Digital Transformation (BDT) handles the trade string and documentation process of the barge trade for grain facilities

Jan 5, 2022

Winter Maintenance Tips for Your Grain Elevator

Here are three items to check off your list during the cold, winter months to keep your grain operation safe and get it ready for spring

Aug 1, 2021

Technology on the Move

Tough materials, smart design and versatile components take conveyor safety and performance to new heights

Sweet Mfg.’s Low Profile Flite-Veyor Conveyor

Jun 1, 2021

Getting Ahead of the Mycotoxin Testing Curve

Best practices and technologies from across the industry value chain

Photo: PerkinElmer

Sep 22, 2020

Decisions, Decisions

Recognizing when it’s time to invest in new agribusiness technology

Sep 22, 2020

Closing the Digital Divide

How one ag cooperative is advocating to bring high-speed internet infrastructure to America’s rural areas

May 12, 2020

Tech Tools Help Connect You to Customers

Two new products work to bring grain operations and growers together digitally

Photo Provided by Bushel

Apr 30, 2020

Turning Seconds into Profit

Using cutting-edge software can give operations the edge over the competition

Aug 1, 2019

Keep It Flowing

How to choose the right equipment and services for your bin cleaning needs

Jul 5, 2019

Preparing for Long-Term Grain Storage

Best practices for aeration if grain is staying in the bin for a while

Jul 1, 2019

How to Select the Best Grain Cleaning Equipment

Successful grain cleaning begins with asking the right questions

Apr 2, 2019

The Rise of Digital Learning

Digital education and training offer new opportunities to the industry

Feb 19, 2019

Electrical Considerations in Grain Storage Expansions

How to determine the right motors, lighting, engineer and more before an upgrade

Feb 19, 2019

China Proposes International Standards on Feed Manufacturing Equipment

U.S. representatives aim to protect the interests of manufacturers

Feb 4, 2019

What to Expect During a FSMA Inspection

Here’s what you need to know if the FDA comes knocking

Oct 18, 2018

The Takeover of Mobile Technology

Expect to see more easy-to-use bite-sized applications

Jul 25, 2018

Secure, Rapid and Unchangeable — Blockchain Will Revolutionize Ag Transactions

Agriculture giants are starting to use blockchain technology to increase transaction transparency and decrease expenses, risk

May 31, 2018

Mycotoxin Mitigation

Erratic weather makes predicting mycotoxin activity hard to predict, but best practices can help limit risk

Apr 11, 2018

Software Solutions – Accounting

Specialized accounting software for the industry boosts efficacy

Feb 14, 2018

Mobile Apps Grow in Popularity

Technology saves grain operations managers and producers time, money and hassle

Jan 29, 2018

Protecting Your Facility from Disaster

How to manage the risk of explosion through venting, suppression and isolation.

File photo

Jan 11, 2018

When It Comes to Fire Safety, Prevention Trumps a Cure

Advances in technology allow remote monitoring of multiple critical areas.

Dec 7, 2017

New Hazard Analysis Resource Eases FSMA Burden

IFEEDER funds Univerisity of Minnesota research that identifies common feed facility hazards.

Aug 14, 2017

Factors to Consider when Upgrading to Automation

Robots can improve workflow and reduce injuries, but it’s important to get the right fit for your operation.

Jun 14, 2017

Agriculture and Extreme Weather: What Can Be Done?

Though we’re at the mercy of Mother Nature, mycotoxin management is in our control

Jun 14, 2017

Iowa State Research to Boost Mycotoxin Understanding in Rwanda

Yearlong program will help establish baselines, develop guidelines to improve safety of food and feed

Apr 19, 2017

HOT Program Takes Learning to a New Level

GEAPS and K-State team up to offer new hands-on training for conveyor equipment maintenance

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

Pneumatic Conveying System

  • Pneumatic dense phase conveying is dust tight
  • Enables low-abrasion transport as well as complete emptying of the conveyor pipe

FSU101 Bag Sealer

  • Seals up to 25 bags/minute depending on size, weight and type of high barrier material
  • Resistance-type heat seal bars with dual temperature controls

I/O Interface

  • Interface forms a smart and universal actuator
  • Offers endless modifications to give full control of exact functionalities

Reconditioned Mixers

  • Comparable to new equipment when properly restored to as-new working condition by ROSS OEM team
  • Comes with the same standard warranty as new ROSS Mixer

Model SBR Conveyor Belt Cleaner

  • Smaller version of its brush-style conveyor belt cleaner
  • Designed to remove fines and carry-back material from conveyor belt

Mid-Roof Walkarounds

  • Permanently installed walkways
  • 360-degree access to grain bin roofs and mounted components

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