Yargus Meets Material Handling Needs Of CHS Primeland

When planning its new Agronomy Hub Plant in Clarkston, WA, CHS Primeland partnered with Yargus Manufacturing for its material handling needs.

Design & Customization

Yargus Manufacturing designed, manufactured and assembled Port of Wilma Agronomy Hub Plant’s fertilizer receiving and blending equipment with the goal of increased speed and capacity for closer product storage and better logistics. According to Ken Mingo, Seed and Agronomy Division Manager of CHS Primeland, “When we were in the planning stages of our new Agronomy Hub Plant in Clarkston, WA, we invited several suppliers to give us their product line to see which was going to be best for our needs. Yargus Manufacturing provided the best solution for us in their Layco line. A twin blender 250 ton dry tower along with a 150 ton liquid tower for melting fit our needs perfectly! We are very happy with the level of customer service and interaction that Yargus provided throughout the construction of our facility.”

The dual 400 TPH Rail and Truck Receiving System moves product through the Industrial Bucket Elevator Leg with a high capacity Tripper Conveyor to distribute fertilizer into each storage bin. The In-Floor Conditioning Hopper with a good-product bypass prevents product degradation. This conditioning system facilitates fast and efficient charging of the 300 TPH Blend Tower. A similar unit for urea enables CHS Primeland to customize their proprietary liquid fertilizer blend.

Leave a Reply

Retail Facilities Stories

Junge Zone Flower
Retail FacilitiesNorth Central Cooperative Increases Productivity With Junge Zone Automation
June 3, 2017
Since 1979, Junge Control continues to provide highly accurate fluid and dry ingredient measuring, mixing and tracking systems, and the Read More
Total Fertilizer Construction Overall Facility Tri-State Fertilizer
Retail FacilitiesTotal Fertilizer Construction Builds A New Liquid Terminal For Tri-State Fertilizer
July 10, 2016
To have an efficient, low labor liquid fertilizer terminal, Tri-State Fertilizer engaged Total Fertilizer Construction to construct a terminal to Read More
Southeast Farmers Coop - Finished Building
Retail FacilitiesNew Stueve Facilities Offer Ag Retailers Speed, Accuracy
July 9, 2016
Leading the industry in planning and constructing dry fertilizer storage and chemical warehouse solutions, Stueve Construction helped three ag retailers Read More
Wheat Growers
Retail FacilitiesWheat Growers’ New Agronomy Center From SMA Is Built For Growth
July 8, 2016
South Dakota Wheat Growers in Kennebec, SD, worked with SMA Design Build to develop a large-scale crop nutrient and grain Read More
Trending Articles
PrecisionAg Vision Conference
Precision AgPrecisionAg® Vision Conference: Focused on the Future
June 13, 2017
PrecisionAg® is pleased to announce the return of its PrecisionAg Vision Conference, October 10-12, 2017. Based on overwhelmingly positive response Read More
Crop InputsExperts: Mild Winter, Early Planting Will Increase Soybean Insect Threat
June 12, 2017
Higher than average temperatures this past winter affected much of the nation, especially the South and Midwest. The National Centers Read More
Eric SfiligojMonsanto ‘Picks Its Battles’ by Nixing Deere Deal
May 23, 2017
Having been in the trade journalism game since the mid-1980s, I remember several watershed moments during my career. One of Read More
Migrant farm workers
LegislationTrump: Immigration Crackdown Won’t Impact U.S. Agriculture
May 16, 2017
President Donald Trump said he would seek to keep his tough immigration enforcement policies from harming the U.S. farm industry Read More
AGCO Ratliff featured
Eric SfiligojRemembering Robert Ratliff
May 15, 2017
With all the fast-paced happenings in agriculture this spring, with multiple mergers in the works and planting season in full Read More
Case sprayer nozzle closeup
EquipmentSpray Application: A Nozzle Renaissance
May 2, 2017
If you had asked four-decade ag veteran Mark Bartel, President of Wilger Inc., just a few years ago what lay Read More