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




8:00 a.m.


Clay Fagan – KGFA

8:30 a.m.

Grain Bin Entry Safety

ProValue Insurance

9:20 a.m.

Preventative Maintenance for Bucket Elevators

The Essmueller Company

10:10 a.m.



10:30 a.m.

Preventative Maintenance for Drag Conveyors

Bulk Conveyors Inc.

11:20 a.m.

Hazardous Monitoring Maintenance and Management


12:10 p.m.



1:00 p.m.

PLC Automation

Boss Automation

1:50 p.m.

Getting Your Head Wrapped Around Pre-Harvest Maintenance

McPherson Concrete Storage Systems

2:40 p.m.

Lessons Learned | Through the Years

The Essmueller Company

3:30 p.m.




Training Program Disclaimer

This presentation and any accompanying materials are for informational and educational purposes only and are intended to assist attendees as they strive to improve workplace safety and compliance.   While presentations attempt to thoroughly and accurately address the specific topics presented, attendance is not a substitute for a comprehensive training and compliance program which is the responsibility of the employer or industry.

Nothing in the presentations is intended to create a contractual relationship between the attendee and presenter or the attendee’s employer and presenter for safety and compliance and attendees and their employer/industry are solely responsible for ensuring compliance with workplace health and safety laws, rules, regulations, and industry standards.  The information presented does not constitute legal or other professional advice or guidance.  The information presented is intended to educate on specific topics of safety and compliance but is not an exhaustive statement of your employer’s/industry’s legal obligations which are defined by statute, regulations, rules, regulatory interpretations, and industry standards.  Furthermore, regulators may modify rules and interpretations based upon new technology, information, or circumstances and the employer/industry is responsible for keeping independently apprised of such developments.

Presenters make no warranties, express or implied, as to the fitness of the information and presentation for any purpose or as to results obtained by individual using the information and are not responsible for any action taken in reliance on the information and presentation.

By attending this presentation, the attendee and its employer/industry agrees to hold all presenters harmless for any loss or damage claimed to have arisen out of this presentation.  Presenters do not take responsibility for inappropriate use or application of information or instruction provided in this presentation.


May 4, 2022 – Garden City

Garden City Coop
106 N. 6th Street
Garden City, Kansas 67846

May 5, 2022 – Hutchinson

ProValue Insurance
1515 E 30th Ave.
Hutchinson, Kansas 67502