Milling Journal Milling Journal Online 56th Annual Corn Dry Milling Conference ... May 13-14 ... Peoria, IL Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:11:18 EDT Registration is now open for the 56th Annual Corn Dry Milling Conference, May 13-14 in Peoria, IL. Jointly sponsored by USDA’s National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research (NCAUR) in Peoria, IL and NAMA, the conference has become a unique event offering different sectors of the food system a forum for examining and sharing views on current research issues as well as general topics of interest to the corn dry milling industry. Corn millers, corn seed producers, corn product manufacturers, and agricultural engineers dealing in the production, handling, storage and processing of corn products for food are encouraged to attend. The IAOM Annual Conference & Expo ... May 4-8 ... Palm Springs, CA Mon, 02 Feb 2015 11:02:38 EDT U.S. Wheat Associates Annual U.S. Wheat Tour With Japanese Executive Millers April 30 to May 8 in Pacific Northwest Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:48:43 EDT ARLINGTON, Virginia — Building mutual trust and long-term business relationships takes time and commitment. As a part of its market development activities, one important activity U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) employs to create stronger partnerships with overseas customers is to invite them to have a firsthand look at the U.S. wheat crop. That is what a team of six flour milling executives from Japan’s leading milling companies will do during travel to the Pacific Northwest April 30 to May 8, 2015. “Japan imports large amounts of U.S. wheat so it is important for the Japanese flour milling industry to regularly exchange Rainfall Gives Boost to NE Winter Wheat Crop (KOTA) Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:54:01 EDT New $45 Million Whitewater Mill in West Harrison, OH Now Open (Eagle Country) Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:11:31 EDT Canadian International Grains Council Travels to India to Promote Country's High Quality Wheat (Portage Online) Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:45:36 EDT Japan To Purchase 122,000 Tonnes Of Food-Quality Wheat from U.S., Canada, and Australia (Reuters Africa) Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:42:56 EDT Arizona Distilling Co. to Release Grain-to-Bottle Whiskey Made With White Sonoran Wheat (Phoenix New Times) Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:44:44 EDT Mill Historian Tells Chisago County MN Group Only Two of 24+ Mills Remain in County (Chisago County Press) Sun, 19 Apr 2015 15:48:23 EDT Prater Completes Testing to Become Only NPFA-69 Certified Rotary Airlock Valve Commerically Available in North America Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:50:42 EDT In February of 2015 Prater Rotary Airlock Valves were tested at the Fike® Remote Testing Facility according to guidance found in NFPA 69. Fike® concluded that Prater Rotary Airlock Valves “were structurally sound, exhibiting no visually observable plastic deformation in any test. Additionally, valves successfully isolated the protection region from flame propagation.” Fergus Keane, Vice President of Sales and Brent McIntosh, National Account Manager for Prater Industries both traveled to the Fike® facility to witness the testing. Keane said, “The results of the testing mean that our customers can be confident that Prater Rotary Airlock Valves are the