Feed Management - November/December 2017 - 12
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MILL ADAPTS POULTRY FEED
facturing process, batches remain
separate to guarantee the integrity of
the end product.
The Ozark mill ships 120 loads per
day from two truck loadout bays, fed
by 6,000 tons of finished feed storage.
Eighty-five employees, including 50 contract drivers, work at the
The Ozark feed mill operates three
grain receiving bays, two for rail and
one for trucks. The mill will receive
27 million bushels of corn per year
and has 1 million bushels of corn
storage housed in slipform silos.
site. The mill runs three production
shifts, 5 days per week; and two delivery shifts on a 7-day schedule.
Wayne Farms worked with the
CSX railroad to design its 100-car,
1.4-mile loop track, which also features a ladder track capable of holding 80 railcars.
The mill operates three receiving
pits: a rail pit for corn, a rail-truck
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