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GEAPS, K-State Offer Four September Courses Courses on Management Skills, Facility Planning and Design, Entrapment and Grain Receiving

Published 08/08/2017 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 September. These online courses run from Sept. 11 through Oct. 13, and registration closes Sept. 5.  Courses can be completed any time over the five week schedule, and each offering […]

GEAPS International and Associates Board of Directors Election Results

Published 07/31/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

GEAPS Announces New International Board Directors, Officers for 2017-2018 Results of the 2017-2018 International Board Elections were announced at GEAPS Annual Meeting at GEAPS Leadership Education and Networking Workshop, July 19. This year’s race included six candidates running for three International director positions and one candidate running for the office of second vice president. Elected […]

GEAPS/K-State HOT Program Registration Now Open

Published 07/24/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for the all-new Hands-On Training (HOT) Program from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University (K-State). The innovative two-and-a-half day training program has participants working in small groups to repair common grain conveying equipment. Online registration is now available on HOT Program Website. The program takes place […]

GEAPS/K-State Offer Four July 2017 Courses

Published 06/06/2017 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.  GEAPS 610: Interpretation of Process Flow Diagrams is an all-new offering, and all three of the other courses are required for the Credential in Grain Operations Management. These online courses run from […]

GEAPS/K-State Offer New Course on Process Flow Diagrams

Published 06/05/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

The GEAPS/Kansas State University (K-State) Distance Education Program will offer a new course on process flow diagrams in July. GEAPS 610: Interpretation of Process Flow Diagrams was designed entirely by GEAPS members. The course focuses on interpretation, use and creation of process-flow diagrams, especially in grain handling and processing facilities. Featuring animation, the course will […]

GEAPS and Kansas State University Offer Five Grain Handling Operations Courses in February 2017

Published 05/10/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for five grain handling operations courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University in February. These online courses run from Feb. 13 through March 17, and registration closes Feb. 7.  Courses can be completed any time over the five week schedule, and each offering should take […]

GEAPS/K-State Offer Four Grain Handling and Processing Courses in May 2017

Published 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.  Three of the courses will help grain handling professionals develop skills to work more safely and efficiently, and two of the courses will build the skills of grain processing professionals. These online […]

GEAPS/K-State Offer Four Grain Operations Courses in April 2017

Published 03/21/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for four grain operations courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University (K-State) Distance Education Program.  These online courses run fromA pril 24 – May 26, and registration closes Tuesday, April 18. Courses are open to anyone, even if they are not a GEAPS member or […]

Exchange 2017 Sees Record Numbers of Attendees, Exhibitors

Published 03/09/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

GEAPS Exchange 2017 set records for highest attendance (3,589) and most exhibitors (438) last week in Kansas City. The event featured 270,000 square feet of space in the Expo Hall, and over 40 hours of education. GEAPS International President Marcus Neal, Lansing Trade Group, was impressed with several outcomes from the conference. “Exchange 2017 was […]

436 Facilities Across 32 Companies Win 2016 Safety Awards

Published 03/01/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

GEAPS announced that 436 facilities representing 32 companies received Safety Awards for successfully completing the 2016 calendar year without a single lost time injury or illness. The companies were recognized at GEAPS Exchange 2017 in Kansas City. Robert Taylor, Cargill, GEAPS second vice president, presided over the awards. “As industry leaders, we have a responsibility […]