IGP Institute Mission

To provide innovative and relevant education and technical programs to enhance the market preference, consumption and utilization of U.S. cereal grains, oilseeds and their value-added products for the global grain industry.

IGP Institute News

International Grains Program Now Known as IGP Institute

Effective immediately the Kansas State University International Grains Program is now known as the IGP Institute, which returns it to its original name established in 1978. To learn more read the news release that explains the reasons for the change. 

First Three Graduates Earn Master Credential from GEAPS/K-State

GEAPS announced that three of its members have earned their Master in Grain Operations Management by finishing all four credentialing tracks available from the GEAPS/K-State Distance Education Program. Click here for more info.

August Stakeholder News Brief

Check out our latest Stakeholder News Brief featuring our August courses.

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IGP Institute Expands Leadership Team

In response to the growing initiatives of the IGP Institute at Kansas State University, Brandi Miller has been recently named assistant director. 

Click here for more info!

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Cochran Vietnam Fellowship Visits Innovative Agricultural Sites

The IGP Institute hosted the Cochran Vietnam Fellowship Program Grain Purchasing Course on July 7-15, 2014. Participants traveled to several leading agricultural venues including USDA Federal Grain Inspection Service, Kansas Farm Bureau, a local farm, Cargill Grain Elevator in Topeka, Kan., and Midwest Ag Services in Seneca, Kan. 

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Upcoming Courses 

IGP Grain Receiving, Cleaning and Conditioning (Distance)
September 8-October 10, 2014 

IGP-KSU Feed Manufacturing
September 29-October 2, 2014

NGFA-AFIA-KSU Establishing a HACCP for the Feed Industry 
October 13-16, 2014

IGP-KSU Bulk Solids, Handling and Flow
October 27-30, 2014

AIBI-KSU Grain Milling and HACCP Workshop 
October 28-30, 2014

Buhler-KSU Executive Milling (English)
November 10-14, 2014

Buhler-KSU Wheat to Bread (English)
November 17-21, 2014

Quality Control/Quality Assurance in Flour Milling (Distance)
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ovember 10-December 12, 2014

Fundamentals in Animal Nutrition (Distance)
November 10-December 12, 2014

IGP-KSU Grain Elevator Managers
January 5-9 & May 4-8, 2015

IGP-KSU Introduction to Flour Milling
January 12-16, 2015

AFIA-KSU Advanced Pelleting
2015 date to be determined

 IGP Overview of Milling Principles (Distance)
2015 date to be determined

AFIA-KSU Advanced Feed Manufacturing Focusing on Pelleting
2015 date to be determined

Buhler-KSU Expert Milling (English)
March 16-20, 2015

IGP-KSU Pet Food Safety Simulation Workshop
March 16-20, 2015

IGP-KSU Grain Purchasing
March 16-27, 2015

Buhler-KSU Expert Milling (Spanish)
March 23-27, 2015

NGFA-AFIA-KSU Establishing a HACCP for the Feed Industry 
April 14-16, 2015

Buhler-KSU Executive Milling (English)
June 1-5, 2015

IGP-KSU Managing Mill Balance and Control
June 2-5, 2015

IGP-KSU Milling Practices to Improve Flour Quality
June 9-12, 2015

IGP-KSU Risk Management
August 2-7, 2015

IGP-KSU Extrusion Processing: Technology and Commercialization
August 10-14, 2015

Buhler-KSU Executive Milling (Spanish)
August 10-14, 2015

AFIA-KSU Advanced Feed Manufacturing on Maintenance
2015 date to be determined

Buhler-KSU Flowsheet Technology (English)
August 17-21, 2015

Buhler-KSU Flowsheet Technology (Spanish) 
September 14-18, 2015

IGP-KSU Feed Manufacturing
October 5-8, 2015

NGFA-AFIA-KSU Establishing a HACCP for the Feed Industry
October 13-15, 2015

IGP-KSU Bulk Solids Handling and Flow
2015 date to be determined

AIBI-KSU Grain Milling HACCP Workshop
2015 date to be determined

Buhler-KSU Executive Milling (English)
November 9-13, 2015

IGP-KSU Pet Food 101
2015 date to be determined

Flour Milling for Wheat Commissioners
2015 date to be determined