Tag: Aeration

Insect Control

Aeration Cooling

Grain storage specialist Chris Warrick presents a webinar on aeration cooling Aeration cooling for pest control Aerating stored grain, cooling or drying for quality control

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Grain Quality

Storing Pulses

Storing pulses successfully requires a balance between ideal harvest and storage conditions. Harvesting at 14 per cent moisture content captures grain quality and reduces mechanical

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Grain Aeration

Aeration cooling for pest control

Grain aeration provides growers with a powerful tool to maintain grain quality during harvest and storage. Aeration cooling may not eliminate the need for chemical

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Grain Aeration

Grain Storage Cooling Aeration

Grain storage consultant Peter Botta gives useful tips on cooling aeration in silos as part of a grain storage series for the GRDC’s Ground Cover

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Grain Aeration

Dealing with High Moisture Grain

Download PDF Grain at typical harvest temperatures of 25–30°C and moisture content greater than 13–14 per cent provides ideal conditions for mould and insect growth

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Economics of Grain Storage

Silo Buyer’s Guide

The decision of which silo to buy can be daunting, mainly because it’s a 20+ year investment and not a purchase that is easily returned

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