For more information see GRDC Fact Sheet Stay safe around grain storage
Topic: grain storage
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A key component to storing grain on farm successfully is having the knowledge of best-practice management to avoid costly quality issues and disasters. This manual aims to provide relevant information, links to other resources and contacts to enable a base understanding of how to […]
The fundamental approach to grain storage safety is the same as for all other farming activities. The aim is to have a safe workplace for everyone on the farm, including workers, contractors, families, visitors and the owner/managers.
Safety is a three-step process — identify hazards, assess risk and address the hazard.
When it comes to stored grain pest management, prevention is always better than cure — aeration cooling helps by inhibiting insect development.
Aerating stored grain has four main purposes — preventing mould, inhibiting insect development, maintaining seed viability and evening out grain moisture.
Grain aeration maintains grain quality during storage and while […]
For more information see GRDC Fact Sheet Vigilant Monitoring Protects Grain Assets
For more information see GRDC Fact Sheet Hygiene & Structural Treatments for Grain Storage