All Blog Posts about ‘Animal Feed Granulation’

Processing Phosphates for Use in Animal Feed

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

High Speed Mixer for Phosphate Animal Feed Granulation

Phosphorus is an essential component in the makeup of life on Earth. Not only is it a building block in growing healthy, strong plants, but it is also an important building block for humans and animals as well; most notably, phosphorus aids in a variety Continue reading →

 

FEECO to Exhibit at Phosphates 2017 Conference

This article was authored by:

Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

FEECO in the News

FEECO International will be exhibiting at the Phosphates 2017 International Conference and Exhibition, now celebrating its 10th year. The event will be held in Tampa, Florida (USA) from March 13-15, 2017. Phosphates 2017 unites experts within the fertilizer, industrial, and feed phosphate markets to discuss Continue reading →

 

Phosphate Processing Equipment Overview

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Phosphate Rotary Dryer

The phosphate industry continues to gain attention as of late, as the world begins to approach peak phosphorus. With that, companies will increasingly be looking to improve upon their phosphate products and processing methods. What follows is a basic overview of the equipment commonly used Continue reading →

 

Testing Phosphates in the FEECO Innovation Center

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Testing Phosphates in the FEECO Innovation Center

Phosphates are essential to life on Earth, providing the vital nutrient phosphorus, which contributes to a multitude of biological processes that make human, plant, and animal life possible. Phosphates can be made into an array of products, from fertilizers to food and consumer products, and Continue reading →

 

Material Handling in the Phosphates Industry

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Tim Matzke
Material Handling Expert

Material Handling in the Phosphates Industry

As a vital nutrient to supporting life on Earth, phosphorus is a key ingredient in animal feeds, fertilizers, and more. Found in the form of phosphate rock, this essential nutrient is mined and processed all over the world. No matter what material is being produced Continue reading →

 

Rotary Dryers: The Ideal Choice in Processing Phosphates

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Rotary Drum Dryer

Phosphorus is a versatile component to life on Earth, aiding in a multitude of biological processes that create strong plants, animals, and even humans. As such a vital building block to life, it’s no wonder that ore-bearing phosphate rock is processed into all sorts of Continue reading →

 

Question of the Week: Why is it Desirable to Test Phosphates for Granulation?

This article was authored by:

Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

Phosphates Testing

While both fertilizers and animal feeds are well-established industries, the FEECO Innovation Center often tests phosphates for customers looking to develop new and/or better products with different feed materials, or to help correct their current processing issues. Processing phosphates is no easy task. Samples vary Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: High Speed Mixer

This article was authored by:

Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

High-Speed Mixer

Today’s photo highlights a high speed mixer. FEECO’s high speed mixers are ideal for producing MCP and DCP animal feeds. They are mounted on top of pug mills, and provide a thorough reaction of feed components, in addition to a mixture of materials, before processing Continue reading →

 

FEECO to Exhibit at Phosphates 2016 Conference

This article was authored by:

Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

FEECO in the News

FEECO International was founded in 1951 as the Fertilizer Engineering and Equipment Company, and has remained an active leader in the agriculture industry since then. For over 60 years, we’ve designed and built single pieces of equipment and complete process systems for organic and inorganic Continue reading →

 

FEECO to Exhibit at Phosphates 2015 International Conference and Exhibition

This article was authored by:

Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

FEECO to Attend Phosphates 2015

Since 1951, FEECO has designed and built fertilizer granulation systems, be it single pieces of equipment, or complete turnkey systems for Nitrogen (N), Phosphorus (P), Potassium (K), and Sulfur (S) fertilizers. We’re experienced in all parts of the process and have provided thermal processing, agglomeration Continue reading →