Jun 22, 2022

One Dead After Yarmouth Grain Elevator Collapse in Iowa

Missing employee found at Agri-Way Grain Elevator after extensive two-day search

Jun 21, 2022

Horse Feed Mill Fire in Ohio Leads to Evacuation

Evacuation orders for Friday incident at MARS Horsecare in Dalton was to avoid possible explosion


Jun 21, 2022

Grain Bin Accident Kills One at Crystal Valley Co-op

Employee was loading a train when he was trapped in the bin


Jun 21, 2022

Grain Elevator Accident Kills One in Georgia

Grain bin elevator collapse occurred at a research station at the University of Georgia in Tifton


Jun 16, 2022

Grain Bin Fire at CPI in Saronville, Nebraska

Same location damaged by storms in May


Jun 13, 2022

OSHA Cites New York Agribusiness after Grain Engulfment

McDowell and Walker faces $203K in OSHA fines for numerous safety failures


May 26, 2022

Grain Elevator Fire at M&E Seed and Grain in Washington

One employee injured, taken to hospital after explosion reported

May 26, 2022

Grain Dryer Fire in Wisconsin Causes $850K in Damages

Incident at Alcivia Cooperative caused about $50K in damages to the contents inside the grain dryer


May 23, 2022

After Explosion, BioUrja Grain Silo Demolition Underway

After fire continued to burn, a demo team was brought in to bring down the still-burning silo

May 19, 2022

Grain Elevator Explosion in Sawyer, Kansas

Incident occurred at Farmers Co-op Equity last week


May 18, 2022

AGCO Resumes Majority of Operations After Cyberattack

Company will increase production to mitigate loss from ransomware attack


May 16, 2022

Fire Restarts at BioUrja Ethanol Plant

Two injured and $2M in damages occurred after last week's explosion at facility in Peoria, IL


May 16, 2022

Didion Milling Faces Federal Charges for Fatal 2017 Explosion

Company and employees charged with conspiracy to conceal violations

May 12, 2022

Grain Silo Explosion at BioUrja Ethanol Plant

Facility in Peoria, IL, experienced $2 million in damages, collapsed grain silos after Wednesday night's incident


May 10, 2022

Fire at Guardian Ethanol Plant in Lima, Ohio

Fire was located in a grain feed chamber on one of the silos

May 9, 2022

AGCO Targeted in Ransomware Attack

U.S. agricultural machinery maker says business operations will be impacted for several days


May 3, 2022

Feed Mill Fire at Adams Land & Cattle in Nebraska

Firefighters quickly worked to extinguish the fire that occurred last Friday

May 2, 2022

Grain Silo Fire at Spokane Seed in Washington

Fire created a major risk for firefighters with dust that was extremely flammable


May 2, 2022

Grain Fire at Agri-Way Partners in Iowa

Fire appeared to have started inside the mixing mill leg


May 1, 2022

Perdue Farms Plant Catches Fire in Virginia

A soybean processing tank caught fire Saturday night at the Chesapeake facility

Apr 20, 2022

FBI Issues Ransomware Notice for Ag Cooperatives

Ransomware attacks against six grain cooperatives during fall 2021 harvest disrupted food supply chain


Apr 15, 2022

Grain Elevator Accident Kills One in Ohio

Incident occurred at Hansen-Mueller in Toledo on Thursday

Apr 14, 2022

Grain Elevator Fire in Wichita, KS

Fire had been smoldering for hours say emergency crews

Mar 29, 2022

How to Navigate Your Worst Nightmare

Does your grain facility have a proactive crisis communication response?

Mar 28, 2022

How Can We Manage Fatigue in the Workplace?

Tired workers are a hazard. Here's how you can address fatigue in your workplace

Mar 28, 2022

Can Technology Improve Grain Bin Safety?

Chad Johnson with Grain Weevil says it can

Photo: Grain Weevil

Mar 27, 2022

Grain Entrapment Rescue Demo Gives Important Lessons

Demo covered equipment, steps to ensure a safe rescue, and tips for communicating

Mar 24, 2022

Grain Dryer Fire at Bunge in Red Oak, IA

Firefighters reported fire coming from the northeast stack

Mar 23, 2022

Feed Mill Accident Leaves One Dead in South Carolina

OSHA is investigating incident that occurred at Circle S Ranch Feed Mill

Mar 17, 2022

One Dead at ADM Plant in North Carolina

Officials investigating incident at Southport, NC facility

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

C-LEVER EVA HE Controller

  • For bulk solids, accuracy is not impacted by different material densities, irregular material flows or extreme friction
  • All connections available (Ethernet, Profibus, CANbus, etc.) as standard equipment to easily connect/coordinate with existing systems

SORTEX H SpectraVision

  • Real-time tracking of sorting performance and emergency warnings with SORTEX Monitoring System
  • Newly designed in-house full-color cameras provide best color differentiation for subtlest of color defects

Feed Ordering Hub

  • Cloud-based hub designed to increase feed ordering and scheduling automation
  • Allows feed mills to make data-driven decisions and allocate resources better

24" Scalperators

  • Provides high capacity method for removing roughage, light fines and chaff in a single pass
  • Large material scalping and air density separation in one pass

Aqua MicroFeed System

  • Enables users to produce microfeed at 40% increased capacity
  • Optimized die can withstand higher pressure caused by smaller holes due to stronger construction, larger diameter and bigger open surface, and smart die base to create equal distribution of feed toward larger die

Metris Vibe

  • Wireless vibration and temperature sensor can monitor health status of mechanical equipment regardless of original manufacturer
  • Offers increased uptime, reduced maintenance, higher production reliability and improved safety


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