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Premier Co-op Startup in Mineral Point, WI

Congratulations to Premier Co-op on their successful startup in Mineral Point, WI! Premier Cooperative is recognized as the oldest consumer and supply cooperative in the United States. The cooperative has services in agronomy, energy, feed, grain, and retail. Premier Co-op has state-of-the-art, HACCP certified Feed Manufacturing to produce custom protein, grain or mineral formulations for all species. They offer many processing capabilities including pelleting, flaking, and texturizing. We’re excited to partner with them at this mill! Visit their website to learn more:  Premier Co-op

Spectrum Feeds Startup in Ontario, Canada

Congratulations to Spectrum Feeds on their successful startup upgrading their batching system in Ontario, Canada! Spectrum Feeds is a family-owned company that manufactures a wide range of livestock feed and pet foods. The company’s philosophy has always been to provide excellent animal nutrition for performance and longevity.  We’re excited to partner with them at this plant! Visit their website to learn more:  Spectrum Feeds

Armada Grain Company FLX Startup in Armada, Michigan

Congratulations to Armada Grain Company on their successful startup of their new FLX system in Armada, Michigan!  Armada Grain Company is a feed and pet food manufacturer. They specialize in extruded foods for dogs, cats and just about any other animal you can imagine. They also make a variety of foods for wildlife and wild birds and, of course, traditional pellet and meal feeds for all types of livestock and poultry. Armada Grain prides themselves on being flexible, responsive, reasonably priced and very customer-focused.  So whether you’re a pet owner, horse lover, livestock producer or wildlife enthusiast, they can accommodate your needs and the nutritional needs of your animals. We’re excited to partner with them at this plant! Visit their website to learn more:  Armada Grain Company  

Automation Controls to Keep Feed Mill, Grain Facility Employees Safe

Feed mills, pet food plants and grain facilities present safety hazards including fires and explosions from grain dust accumulation, suffocation from engulfment and entrapment in grain bins, falls from heights, and possible severe injuries from grain handling equipment. Keeping your plant employees safe from these hazards should be at the top of your priorities. Implementing automated control systems throughout your plant can help prevent these incidents from happening. Automated emergency stop controls While you plan to have your plant run smoothly, there are inevitably going to be times when employees need to quickly stop production without warning. If employees are frantically moving throughout the mill to manually stop the machines, there is a greater chance for error or for someone to forget to follow safety protocol and cause serious damage. To avoid this, Repete automated control systems offer Emergency Stop Circuitry that will stop all equipment with the press of one emergency button, eliminating […]