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GEAPS, K-State Expand Continuing Education Options

Published 10/18/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

The Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University (K-State) will launch a Grain Elevator Managers Course (GEM) next May. The course is an evolution of the existing Grain Elevator Managers course that the K-State IGP Institute has historically offered. It is being developed and produced jointly with GEAPS and K-State to expand […]

Registration Now Open for GEAPS Exchange 2019

Published 10/17/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for the Grain Elevator and Processing Society’s (GEAPS) 90th International Technical Conference and Exposition, or Exchange, March 9-12, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. The conference is a great opportunity for grain handling and processing operations professionals to build their skills, expand their professional network and browse […]

Enrollment Open for GEAPS 2019 Safety Awards

Published 10/15/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

The Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) is now accepting applications for the 2019 Safety Awards Program. The program recognizes facilities that go an entire year without a work-related lost-time injury or illness and facilities that have zero recordable work-related injuries or illnesses. Facilities that successfully complete the program are rewarded with a plaque, and […]

GEAPS, K-State Announce 2019 Distance Education Schedule

Published 09/28/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

The GEAPS/Kansas State University (K-State) Distance Education Program will offer 33 courses in 2019. Every course required for the credentials in Grain Operations Management and Grain Processing Management will be available over the course of the year. Chris Blair, regional manager for NEW Cooperative chairs GEAPS’ committee that oversees distance education. According to Blair, the […]

GEAPS, K-State Offer Four October Courses

Published 09/25/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for four grain handling and processing operations courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University in October. These online courses run from Oct. 30 through Dec. 1, and registration closes Oct. 23.  Courses can be completed any time over the five week schedule, and each offering […]

Registration Open for Second Hands-On Training (HOT) Program for Grain Conveying Equipment

Published 07/24/2018 by Kristin Miller

Participants Work in Small Groups on Actual Equipment MINNEAPOLIS, July 24, 2018 – Registration is now open for a second Hands-On Training (HOT) Program offered by the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University (K-State). The innovative, two-and-a-half day training program enables participants to work in small groups as they operate and […]

GEAPS/K-State Offer Four Grain Handling and Processing Courses in July

Published 06/20/2018 by Kristin Miller

Registration is now open for four courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University (K-State) Distance Education Program.  Two of the courses deal with grain and materials handling, while other courses address management basics and preventing explosions. These online courses run from July 17 – Aug. 18, and registration closes […]

GEAPS/K-State Offer Four Grain Handling and Processing Courses in May

Published 04/24/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for four courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University (K-State) Distance Education Program.  Two of the courses deal with safety, while other courses address milling operations and process flow diagrams. These online courses run from May 29 – June 29, and registration closes Tuesday, May […]

GEAPS Exchange 2018 Boasts Record Exhibitors, Fourth Highest Attendance

Published 04/06/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

GEAPS Exchange 2018 set a record for most exhibitors (452) last week while notching the fourth highest attendance for the conference (2,918). Attendees came from 21 different countries. In addition to the trade show, the event featured nearly 40 hours of education in a variety of formats. GEAPS International President Barb Kraft, Landus Cooperative, Greater […]

GEAPS Honors Chapter Member of Distinction at Exchange 2018

Published 03/28/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

GEAPS recognized one outstanding individuals with the Chapter Member of Distinction Award during the GEAPS Celebration at at Exchange 2018 in Denver. The awardee was nominated by chapter officers to recognize his outstanding contributions to leadership and service to his chapter over the last year. Reggie White, RNConveyence Company Inc, Mid-Atlantic Chapter