Preparing bins for storage saves problems later

Grain bins

As farmers begin getting their grain bins ready for harvest, it's important to remember that insect pests and many storage molds in stored grain are act­­ive as long as the grain temperature is above 50 degrees Fahrenheit and that insect and mold activity increase as temperatures increase.  

Too often, we get calls for assistance when grain is being moved from the farm to the elevator or terminal and a spoilage or insect problem is...

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