The grain industry is one of the most heavily-regulated industries in the country, and for good reason. Our Elevator Safety and Maintenance training offers practical lessons in elevator maintenance, everything from the basics to new technologies.

The Agenda


Western Ag Enterprises, Inc. annually converts 60 million square feet of material for the agricultural, industrial, mining, transportation, and recreation industries. We bring years of design experience to suit the specialized needs of our clients. Western Ag’s facilities are designed to handle large and volume projects. We also have installation crews available to service hay tarps, silage pit covers, and liners in many areas.

Western Ag Enterprises

8:00 a.m.


8:30 a.m.

Getting Ready for Harvest
Presented by: McPherson Concrete Storage Systems

9:20 a.m.

Concrete Maintenance and Repairs
Presented by: Drake Inc.

10:10 a.m.


10:25 a.m.

Chain Conveyor Maintenance and Troubleshooting
Presented by: Bulk Conveyors Inc.

11:15 a.m.

Safety and Maintenance of Bucket Elevators
Presented by: The Essmueller Company

12:05 p.m.


12:30 p.m.

Lessons Learned
Presented by: The Essmueller Company

1:20 p.m.

No Welding Repairs for Spouts and Conveyors
Presented by: Norwood Contracting

2:10 p.m.


2:20 p.m.

Common OSHA Citations for the Grain Handling Industry
Presented by: ProValue Insurance

3:10 p.m.

How Food Safety & Housekeeping Correspond
Presented by: ProValue Insurance

May 4, 2021 – Garden City

Garden City Coop
106 N. 6th Street

May 5, 2021 – Wichita

Sedgwick County Extension Center
7001 W. 21st Street North

May 6, 2021 – Salina

Visit Salina Annex
120 W Ash Street