Full Recertification

7B/4 Recertification


Samantha Tenpenny
7 – 8:00 a.m.
Kansas Grain and Feed Association

Sam Tenpenny has been with KGFA since May 2016. She is responsible for the management of KGFA’s membership recruitment and retention programs. She is also responsible for the development and coordination of the Association’s educational programs and oversees numerous special projects. She serves as staff contact for the Membership & Training Committee.


Quality Management of Stored Grain

Carlos Campabadal Teran
8:05 – 8:55 a.m.
KSU Grain Science

Presentation will provide an explanation of the factors that affect grain storage, discuss what to look for during storage to maintain quality and identify practices and technologies to maintain grain quality


Pest Control Management in Grain Facilities

Carlos Campabadal Teran
8:55 – 9:45 a.m.
KSU Grain Science

Presentation It will cover types of pests, sanitation, rodent control, bird control, insect control and integrated pest management.


9:45 – 10:45 a.m.

Attendees are welcome to visit the tradeshow floor.


Integrated Pest Management

Mike Morgan
10:45 – 11:35 a.m.
M&M Specialty Services

Learn pest management best practices.


Bin Entry Considerations for Fumigation

Scott Morris
11:35 – 12:25 p.m.

Fumigation that takes place during grain bin entry has its own unique hazards that must be addressed.  This can range from toxic gases to out of condition grain and grain engulfment.  Fumigation professionals must be abreast of the vast array of hazards they may encounter when entering a grain bin.


12:25 – 1:30 p.m.

Attendees are welcome to visit the tradeshow floor.


Grain Engulfment Rescue

Ben Green
1:30 – 2:20 p.m.
KU Fire and Rescue

This course provides an overview of the knowledge and skills required to perform a Grain Engulfment Rescue. It covers basic knowledge of Confined Space Rescue techniques as well as Lock-out-Tag-out procedures as prescribed by OSHA and other regulations. Removal/rescue from grain bins, grain bin cutting procedures, entrapment prevention and hazards of working in and around grain storage facilities.


Phosphine Regulatory Update

Thadd Bigler
2:20 – 3:10 p.m.
Central State Fumigation & Services

Review of the fumigation management plan.


3:10 – 4:10 p.m.

Attendees are welcome to visit the tradeshow floor.


Precision Seed Care for Early Crop Protection

Jeff Ochampaugh
4:10 – 5 p.m.
Agrilead, Inc.

This course will look at review of seed treatment fundamentals by exploring seed treatment pesticide types, application equipment and techniques and methods for managing seed treatment dust-off.

This session will also explore operating in the new era of precision seed care by reading and interpreting new seed care pesticide labels and use instructions performance issues/challenges & related management considerations techniques for treatment design and consideration for resistance management


Core Hour

Kent Spor
5 – 5:50 p.m.
Kansas Department of Agriculture

Core Hour.