In the past several years, companies, operators and employees have become less tolerant of dust for a number of reasons, including operator health, equipment longevity, treatment costs and environmental stewardship. We didn’t just listen and sit back. We took action and as a result have designed a dust extraction system and a seed filtration system […]
When a conveyor can cost twice as much as an auger, it’s really hard to justify the costs until you do your research. There are several factors one should keep in mind when evaluating augers and conveyors — or any equipment for that matter — including product lifespan, operational costs, safety, product handling and versatility. […]
…Of course, any seed treatment is only as good as the treater behind it. That’s why Syngenta Seedcare™ has a team of local experts who go above and beyond to provide resellers treating the seed with the services they need. In addition to advising customers on how to best handle and apply seed treatments, calibrate […]
As a manufacturing company, partnerships are vital to our success and sustainability as a company. As with many other businesses, our network of relationships that must be maintained and fostered is extensive. Some of these include suppliers, accounts, end customers, internal, distributors, financial and OEMs (original equipment manufacturers). If one of these relationships becomes strained, […]
Any company or business that delivers a quality product or service knows that it takes an enormous amount of effort, planning and dedication from everyone involved to make target goals a reality. Most would credit sales representatives, the installation crew, product trainers and engineers. While they do an excellent job, there is a whole host […]
Properly cleaning your seed treating system will help reduce early season breakdowns and prepare for winterization.
KSi employees, along with friends and family gathered to watch the 2017 Solar Eclipse as our location lands along the path of totality. Despite the cloudy skies, the partial eclipse was visible and the darkness of totality proved a unique experience! Totality worth it.
As part of our management approach, we always conduct a review of the treating season. We look at what went well, what needs improvement, evaluate customer feedback and identify trends. While this information is mostly used for internal purposes, we do share some of it with customers, and I thought it might be insightful for […]
KSi stands behind our equipment and support it with quality service and trained technicians. The KSi Service Maintenance Program (SMP) is an inspection and maintenance program for conveyors and seed treatment equipment and bulk systems, ensuring that your equipment performs its best when you need it most. Learn more…
With the value of seed reaching new levels each year and the investments in cutting-edge research continuing to play such a large part in the development of new products, it is no wonder that the importance of handling seed gently and efficiently continues to gain acceptance and popularity in a wider range of operations. One […]