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There's always something interesting happening at EXTRON. We invite you to visit this page often to stay up to date on the latest EXTRON innovations, industry news, happenings and insights.



Pro Cooperative’s Success with Extron’s New 24K 3-Axis Directional Flow Leveling Band Spreader

May 24, 2019

Pro Cooperative located in Pioneer, IA is a leading cooperative supplying grain solutions, agronomy service, fuel service and feed solutions to customers across the United States. In 2017, Pro Cooperative Location Superintendent, Mark Condon, partnered […]

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Winner of Extron Spreader Announced!

April 5, 2019

Congratulations to Central Valley Ag’s (CVA) Project Manager, Terry Collins on winning the FREE Extron Company 45K spreader at GEAPS 2019. CVA plans on installing the Extron spreader in a soybean bin. The use of […]

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Extron’s Krcil Case Study

December 7, 2018

EXTRON’S ELI WIRELESS LEVEL CABLE MAKE LIFE EASIER Brothers Mark and Mike Krcil farm 3,000 acres near Glencoe, Minn., and the fourth-generation farmers work land that has been in their family for more than 100 […]

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GFAI 2019 Annual Convention and Trade Show

October 22, 2018

JOIN EXTRON AT BOOTH #403 GFAI 2019 Annual Convention & Trade Show to be held February 17-19, 2019 in Schaumburg, IL Register today! Date: February 17 – 19, 2019 Location: Renaissance | Schaumburg, IL

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Are Your Bunkers Ready for Harvest?

October 3, 2018

Preparation is essential to safely and effectively managing your grain. Proper storage preparation should be done before harvest begins. Evaluating and identifying the areas of your operation that may need improvement or repairs will help […]

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Keep your grain fresh & clean with Extron’s Gravity Spreaders

September 26, 2018

Properly distributing grain is essential to improving aeration and avoiding spoilage. Extron’s directional flow Gravity Spreaders equally distributes grain fines while maintaining uniform airflow and superior grain quality. The adjustable fill cone eliminates the need […]

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Extron Announces New Midwest Ag Sales and Service Manager

April 13, 2018

Extron Company announced today that Robert Rempe has been named Midwest AG Sales and Service Account Manager. Robert will be covering sales and services to customers in Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and Missouri. Having been active […]

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Grain Quality Tip of the Month

December 14, 2017

Extron Company stands behind the Aeration and Temperature Monitoring recommendations and tips featured in the recent Grain Journal Enewsletter. Accurate Aeration and Temperature Monitoring in and around grain piles is critical for detecting spoilage and understanding […]

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Extron Announces NEW Intrinsically Safe Wireless Transmitter

July 10, 2017

Extron is excited to announce our new intrinsically safe wireless transmitter.  The Extron Wireless Transmitter (EWT), used to monitor and validate temperature and resistance values in bins, flat storage buildings, and ground piles, utilizes unwavering […]

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Are You OSHA Compliant?

May 25, 2017

Many grain storage facility operators may not be aware that OSHA recently updated its standards for grain elevators to include new safety requirements. Elevator operators now must provide temperature monitoring systems for bearings and motion detector devices that can […]

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