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GEAPS Retains SearchWide Global to Recruit New Chief Staff Executive

Published 02/19/2019 by Tom Sedlacek

GEAPS Retains SearchWide Global to Recruit New Chief Staff Executive The Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) has retained SearchWide Global, an executive recruitment firm, to manage the search process for their chief staff executive position. Robert Taylor, Cargill, GEAPS International president, announced the move internally at GEAPS’ International Board of Director Meetings in November. […]

GEAPS, K-State Offer Training on Basic Operations and Management, Safety Cultures and Materials Handling in January

Published 12/05/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for four grain handling operations courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University Distance Education Program in January. These online courses run from Jan. 8 through Feb. 12, 2019, and registration closes Jan. 2, 2019. GEAPS 500: Introduction to Grain Handling Operations This course offers an […]

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 […]