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Are Your Bunkers Ready for Harvest?

Preparation is essential to safely and effectively managing your grain. Proper storage preparation should be done before harvest begins. Evaluating and identifying the areas of your operation that may need improvement or repairs will help maintain grain quality and reduce downtime. Here is a helpful checklist for your pre-harvest audit: Clean and remove all of

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Keep your grain fresh & clean with Extron’s Gravity Spreaders

Properly distributing grain is essential to improving aeration and avoiding spoilage. Extron’s directional flow Gravity Spreaders equally distributes grain fines while maintaining uniform airflow and superior grain quality. The adjustable fill cone eliminates the need for coring saving you time and money.  Our spreaders are durable, highly efficient and customized to fit the specs of

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Extron Announces New Midwest Ag Sales and Service Manager

Extron Company announced today that Robert Rempe has been named Midwest AG Sales and Service Account Manager. Robert will be covering sales and services to customers in Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and Missouri. Having been active in the grain industry for over ten years, he brings a depth of grain industry expertise and will be responsible

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Grain Quality Tip of the Month

Extron Company stands behind the Aeration and Temperature Monitoring recommendations and tips featured in the recent Grain Journal Enewsletter. Accurate Aeration and Temperature Monitoring in and around grain piles is critical for detecting spoilage and understanding trends. Extron Company provides real-time wireless grain temperatures and CO2 levels. Our system also incorporates VFDs that control and monitor

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Extron Announces NEW Intrinsically Safe Wireless Transmitter

Extron is excited to announce our new intrinsically safe wireless transmitter.  The Extron Wireless Transmitter (EWT), used to monitor and validate temperature and resistance values in bins, flat storage buildings, and ground piles, utilizes unwavering thermocouple technology. The EWT is a modular solution that allows you to upgrade your facility in increments that fit your

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Are You OSHA Compliant?

Many grain storage facility operators may not be aware that OSHA recently updated its standards for grain elevators to include new safety requirements. Elevator operators now must provide temperature monitoring systems for bearings and motion detector devices that can shut down belt elevators if they malfunction. There are also requirements for monitoring devices that will trigger alarms if belts are

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Mid Kansas Coop Wins Extron Grain Monitoring System

In February 2017, Extron offered a giveaway promotion to trade show attendees at the GEAPS Exchange. We are pleased to announce that Mid Kansas Coop (MKC) won the promotional drawing and has been awarded a new Extron Grain Management system.  Mid Kansas Coop was founded in 1965 and is a full-service farm cooperative offering a complete line of supplies and services for both

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New Wireless Temperature Transmitter Featured on World Grain

Extron is excited to have our new, intrinsically safe wireless temperature transmitter featured on World-Grain's post GEAPS Idea Exchange 2017 round up. [READ MORE] The new wireless transmitter joins Extron's Grain Management Solutions product line. The transmitter is battery powered and equipped with wireless communication ability thereby eliminating the need for excessive lead wire. Retrofitting is easy

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MGFA Conference | March 2-3, 2017 | Booth #115

Join Extron at Booth #115 for the Minnesota Grain & Feed Association's 11oth Annual Conference at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Minneapolis. The MGFA is committed to serving the agribusiness industry with integrity, respect and innovation in its programs and services. For more information and to register for the show click here. Stop by booth #115

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GEAPS Exchange | February 25-28, 2017 | Booth 3016

Join Extron for the GEAPS Exchange in Kansas City, Missouri February 25-28, 2017. Be sure to drop by BOOTH #3016 for a chance to win a Grain Management SYSTEM GIVEAWAY! Extron's Director of Business Development and Marketing, Dustin Paloranta, will also be presenting an exciting and new product during the Idea Exchange. The Idea Exchange is

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