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Search summaries of educational sessions from GEAPS Exchange events. Members who couldn’t attend our annual event or are interested in specific topics will find these summaries very helpful.

Introduction: Flow Diagram Purposes and Functions

Fred Fairchild

The first lecture in GEAPS 610: Interpretation of Process Flow Diagrams, this lecture covers the main purposes and values of flow diagrams, how they’re used to organize, define, sequence and depict the steps in a grain facility process, and describe some of the main symbols used.

Process Flow Diagrams: A Step-by-Step Approach to the Grain Industry

Greg Esham
project engineer, Mountaire Farms Inc.

Don’t risk going with the flow, be intentional in your development and use of Process Flow Diagrams (PFD) at your facility. From facility manager to salesperson, any position in the grain industry can benefit from better understanding PFDs and why they are important.