Milling Journal Milling Journal Online http://www.millingjournal.com CMC Industrial Electronics Introduces mBC083 Bus Converter Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:22:10 EDT http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/CMC_Industrial_Electronics_Introduces_mBC083_Bus_Converter-151177.html http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/CMC_Industrial_Electronics_Introduces_mBC083_Bus_Converter-151177.html June 2015, Minneapolis, MN — CMC Industrial Electronics’ next generation mBC083 Bus Converter is now FM approved for ATEX and IECEx locations and features enhanced setup and troubleshooting capabilities. Now with expanded FM approval for hazardous locations worldwide, the mBC083 is very well equipped for what’s to come! The sensor bus output is rated Intrinsically safe for Class I, Groups C and D, Division 1 and 2, Class II, Groups E,F and G, Divisions 1 and 2 as well as ATEX and IECEx Zones 0, 1 and 2 and Zones 20, 21 and 22. All the electronics are mounted in a rugged CMC Industrial Electronics Introduces mBC083 Bus Converter Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:22:10 EDT http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/CMC_Industrial_Electronics_Introduces_mBC083_Bus_Converter-151177.html http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/CMC_Industrial_Electronics_Introduces_mBC083_Bus_Converter-151177.html June 2015, Minneapolis, MN — CMC Industrial Electronics’ next generation mBC083 Bus Converter is now FM approved for ATEX and IECEx locations and features enhanced setup and troubleshooting capabilities. Now with expanded FM approval for hazardous locations worldwide, the mBC083 is very well equipped for what’s to come! The sensor bus output is rated Intrinsically safe for Class I, Groups C and D, Division 1 and 2, Class II, Groups E,F and G, Divisions 1 and 2 as well as ATEX and IECEx Zones 0, 1 and 2 and Zones 20, 21 and 22. All the electronics are mounted in a rugged Bird B Gone Introduces Humane Bird Hazing System Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:11:30 EDT http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Bird_B_Gone_Introduces_Humane_Bird_Hazing_System-151153.html http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Bird_B_Gone_Introduces_Humane_Bird_Hazing_System-151153.html Irvine, California, June 10, 2015 and#151; Bird B Gone, the leader in bird control products for commercial, industrial and residential applications offers a bird hazing system that unites a number of important features in an easy-to-use pest bird repellent system, one that’s affordable, effective and humane. Proven to disperse pest birds where other methods of bird control may be ineffective or impractical, Bird B Gone’s bird-hazing system efficiently deploys a fine vapor of EcoBird 4.0. This indoor/outdoor bird repellent is made with Methyl Anthranilate, a non-toxic, EPA approved food-grade ingredient. The active ingredient irritates a bird’s mucous membranes. When pest birds Plains Grains June 26 Harvest Summary For Hard Red Winter Wheat Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:28:11 EDT http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Plains_Grains_June_26_Harvest_Summary_For_Hard_Red_Winter_Wheat-151146.html http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Plains_Grains_June_26_Harvest_Summary_For_Hard_Red_Winter_Wheat-151146.html This harvest crop summary update for Hard Red Winter (HRW) represents data as of June 26 and was compiled and supplied by Mark Hodges, executive director, Plains Grains, Inc. (PGI), Stillwater, OK. Included are state specific reports from various areas in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Nebraska. PGI is a private, nonprofit wheat marketing organization dedicated to providing the link between producers of hard red winter (HRW) wheat, grain companies, and foreign and domestic flour millers to benefit all segments of the wheat industry. It serves the Great Plains and PNW states of Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Kansas Wheat Commission Harvest Report: Day 6 Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:32:29 EDT http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Kansas_Wheat_Commission_Harvest_Report__Day_6-151142.html http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Kansas_Wheat_Commission_Harvest_Report__Day_6-151142.html When you don't like the weather in Kansas, the old saying goes "Wait twenty minutes and it will change." According to farmers across the state, time isn't the only thing that makes a difference with weather and precipitation. Farming conditions can vary greatly within the distance of even just a few miles. While farmers in areas of western Kansas have been pretty dry in the last few weeks, eastern Kansas farmers are facing mud. Lane County farmer Ron Suppes reports a 40 bushel an acre average where his wheat crop was not hit by hail. Spots with hail damage may average Chantland MHS Named Fuji Robotics' #1 Distributor Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:18:53 EDT http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Chantland_MHS_Named_Fuji_Robotics___1_Distributor-151115.html http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Chantland_MHS_Named_Fuji_Robotics___1_Distributor-151115.html (June 25, 2015) -- For the ninth consecutive year, Chantland MHS has been recognized by Fuji Robotics as their #1 distributor in North America. Jamie Flot, President and COO of Chantland MHS, Humboldt, Iowa, was recently presented an award in recognition of this achievement. Presenting the award to Jamie were Hiroshi Nishide (left), Division Manager and Tetsuya Harada (right), Sales/Application Specialist, North American Division of Fuji Yusoki Kogyo Co., Ltd. of Japan. Since 1943, Chantland MHS has designed and manufactured bulk, bag and pallet conveyors; open mouth and valve bag filling scales; bulk bag, box and drum filling scales; conventional U.S. Wheat Associates and National Association of Wheat Growers Commend Passage of Trade Promotion Authority Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:41:44 EDT http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/U_S__Wheat_Associates_and_National_Association_of_Wheat_Growers_Commend_Passage_of_Trade_Promotion_Authority-151104.html http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/U_S__Wheat_Associates_and_National_Association_of_Wheat_Growers_Commend_Passage_of_Trade_Promotion_Authority-151104.html Following is a joint statement from the National Association of Wheat Growers and the U.S. Wheat Association. Washington, D.C. and#151; Monday, June 29, 2015 and#151; Today marks the end of a successful bipartisan effort and the beginning of better prospects for agricultural trade as President Obama signs Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) into law. “With reauthorization of TPA, the President has a prime opportunity to help level the playing field for wheat growers and American agriculture,” said Brett Blankenship, NAWG President and a wheat grower from Washtucna, Wash. "It is now up to the Administration to use that authority to negotiate Wheat Commissions Host Japanese Millers to Raise Confidence in U.S. Wheat Supplies Mon, 29 Jun 2015 11:23:16 EDT http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Wheat_Commissions_Host_Japanese_Millers_to_Raise_Confidence_in_U_S__Wheat_Supplies-151089.html http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Wheat_Commissions_Host_Japanese_Millers_to_Raise_Confidence_in_U_S__Wheat_Supplies-151089.html Portland, Oregon — Japanese consumers demand the highest quality and safety in their food. To help maintain a preference for U.S. wheat to produce the best wheat foods, U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) is working with the Washington Grain Commission, Oregon Wheat Commission and Idaho Wheat Commission to arrange a visit to those states for four milling executives July 5 to 12, 2015. The trip will introduce the executives to the effective U.S. wheat export supply chain from breeding to inspection and port logistics. Funding for this team is provided by the contributions of wheat farmers to USW through their state Insects Limited Introduces New All Beetle Trap Fri, 26 Jun 2015 14:50:40 EDT http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Insects_Limited_Introduces_New_All_Beetle_Trap-151062.html http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Insects_Limited_Introduces_New_All_Beetle_Trap-151062.html Westfield, IN — The new All Beetle Trap™ from Insects Limited is the latest addition to a line of quality pheromone traps for the stored product industry. Tested for two years by technical director, Alain VanRyckeghem BCE, this trap is low profile, easier to service, more effective, and attracts more species. "We wanted to cater to the service technician; it had to be easier to open, close, and inspect." Alain stated, “The All Beetle Trap captures Red and Confused flour beetles, Warehouse beetle, Khapra beetle, Cigarette beetle, Rice Weevil, Saw-toothed and Merchant grain beetles.” For Insects Limited Introduces New All Beetle Trap Fri, 26 Jun 2015 14:50:40 EDT http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Insects_Limited_Introduces_New_All_Beetle_Trap-151062.html http://www.seedtoday.com/articles/Insects_Limited_Introduces_New_All_Beetle_Trap-151062.html Westfield, IN — The new All Beetle Trap™ from Insects Limited is the latest addition to a line of quality pheromone traps for the stored product industry. Tested for two years by technical director, Alain VanRyckeghem BCE, this trap is low profile, easier to service, more effective, and attracts more species. "We wanted to cater to the service technician; it had to be easier to open, close, and inspect." Alain stated, “The All Beetle Trap captures Red and Confused flour beetles, Warehouse beetle, Khapra beetle, Cigarette beetle, Rice Weevil, Saw-toothed and Merchant grain beetles.” For