Briquettes, Granules, and Pellets – What’s the difference?

This article was authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Pellets-Compaction Granules-Briquettes

The challenges presented by the handling of material fines is an issue faced across many industries. Whether working with fertilizers, ores, or coal, materials which are difficult to handle, or dusty, can benefit greatly from agglomeration. Because there are many processes by which a material Continue reading →

 

FEECO to Attend Fertilizer Latino Americano

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO International

In a couple of weeks, FEECO will be exhibiting at Fertilizer Latino Americano, Latin America’s major networking event for the industry and its suppliers. The event, a three day conference, will cover a wide variety of current issues, including the role of fertilizers for food Continue reading →

 

Material Size Control Through Agglomeration Part 3

This article was co-authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Material Size Control Through Agglomeration

The following piece is an excerpt from an article was written by Charles R. Harbison and presented at the 10th Annual Bulk Material Handling Seminar in 1977. It has since been edited and condensed for the purpose of this article. Continued from Part 2 Continued Continue reading →

 

Material Size Control Through Agglomeration Part 2

This article was co-authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Material Size Control Through Agglomeration

The following piece is an excerpt from an article written by Charles R. Harbison and presented at the 10th Annual Bulk Material Handling Seminar in 1977. It has since been edited and condensed for the purpose of this article. Continued from Part 1 The techniques Continue reading →

 

FEECO Recognized as “Green Professional” in the Green Masters Program

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Green Masters

This December, FEECO was recognized by the Green Masters Program as a “Green Professional,” meaning FEECO has performed actions in each of the nine sustainability areas, earning over 100 points total. The program, which is run by the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council, recognizes Wisconsin companies Continue reading →

 

Material Size Control Through Agglomeration Part 1

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Material Size Control Through Agglomeration

The following piece is an excerpt from an article written by Charles R. Harbison and presented at the 10th Annual Bulk Material Handling Seminar in 1977. It has since been edited and condensed for the purpose of this article. ABSTRACT Agglomeration is an old technique. Continue reading →

 

FEECO Donates to Paul’s Pantry

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

As the holiday season approaches and we count our blessings for the year, it is more important than ever to remember those in need, and to lend a helping hand. Paul’s Pantry has been serving the Brown County area since 1984, providing food to families Continue reading →

 

Processing Sludges for Acceptance in the Fertiliser Industry

This article was co-authored by:

Nick Reckinger
Organic Fertilizer Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

During a time when an increase was seen in the need for processing alternative manure sludges, such as bat, chicken, cattle, turkey, and most of all, municipal wastewater sludges, Lee D. Hoffmann of FEECO International presented “Processing Sludges for Acceptance in the Fertilizer Industry,” to Continue reading →

 

Processing Sludges for Acceptance in the Fertilizer Industry

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Sewage Sludge Disposal

The following article was written by Lee D. Hoffmann, and presented at the Fertilizer Industry Round Table (FIRT) in October, 1992. 1. Introduction – In 1982 John Naisbitt published a book called “Megatrends”. This book was based on a collection of news stories which were Continue reading →

 

NPK Fertilizer: What is it and How Does it Work?

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

NPK Fertilizer

NPK fertilizer is a complex fertilizer comprised primarily of the three primary nutrients required for healthy plant growth. The agriculture industry relies heavily on the use of NPK fertilizer to meet global food supply and ensure healthy crops.   According to the IFDC, about half Continue reading →