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Get Grain Storage Ready for #Harvest15 By: 07/24/2015 @ 11:59am

In the early 1990s, Roger Carlson had a modest grain-drying facility with 30,000 bushels of storage near Red Oak, Iowa. Over the years, neighbors watched as Carlson’s…

17-Series X-Treme Grain Carts Unload 620 Bushels per Minute By: 08/03/2015 @ 1:37pm

Unverferth’s new 17-series X-Treme grain carts bring enhanced unloading features to the grain cart market. A…

Get Grain Dry and Cool, Keep It That Way By: 07/24/2015 @ 11:42am

More grain will be stored into the spring and summer months this coming year as farmers buy time to cash in on market…

Steel Deals: Can’t-Miss Machinery Auction By: 08/28/2015 @ 12:11pm

The number of pre-harvest auctions are quickly winding down. So if you are looking for grain gear consider driving to Litchfield, Minnesota, to the Steffes Group’s AgIron consignment sale September 3.Several…

Holding Time on Wet Grain By: 07/24/2015 @ 11:34am

You can hold wet corn in storage, but only for so long. And Charles Hurburgh defines “so long” as a very short time if that grain is not being aerated. Holding wet grain, especially without aeration…

Temporary Grain Storage Solutions By: 07/13/2015 @ 2:49pm

If you are caught short on storage and can’t get a bin put up prior to harvest, there is another option besides taking grain to the elevator and suffering market-low prices.You can successfully hold grain…

Optimize Dryer Operation to Quickly Move Grain to Storage By: 07/02/2015 @ 12:02pm

Drying gear is some of the simpliest equipment to maintain on a farm . . .but it does need maintenance. “Like any other piece of equipment, if you don't take the time to clean it and keep it in…

Need More Storage? Order Grain Bins Now By: 05/27/2015 @ 3:57pm

If you are one of the many producers who held on to your 2014 crop waiting for a rally in prices that never came, you may need more on-farm grain storage to accommodate this year’s harvest.“We have enough…

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