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

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!

Brandi

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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June Stakeholder News Brief 

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

June 2014
USW Nigerian Flour Milling Group Observes Modern Agricultural Practices

The group toured Cargill in Salina, Kan., Ardent Mills in Newton, Kan. and was able to experience a Salina area wheat harvest. 

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Milling Principles Courses Offer Professional Experience

The IGP Institute hosted the Basic and Advanced Milling Principles courses during the first two weeks of June. Participants spent a large portion of their time in the Hal Ross Flour Mill completing hands-on projects. Click here for more info!

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 Upcoming Two-Part Risk Management Training Planned for August

Read all about the upcoming risk management course planned for August 11-15, 2014 in Manhattan, Kan. 

Credentialing Program

The first year of the GEAPS/K-State Credentialing program brought 14 graduates. Read more about the first year and the graduates in the article here.  

IGP is a From the Land of Kansas Supporter

IGP is a Supporting Organization of the Kansas Department of Agriculture's From the Land of Kansas Program. Check out our page here.

From the Land of Kansas

Upcoming Courses 

Buhler-KSU Executive Milling (English)
July 7-11, 2014

IGP-KSU Pet Food
August 4, 2014

IGP-KSU Extrusion Processing: Technology and Commercialization
August 5-8, 2014

IGP-KSU Risk Management
August 11-15, 2014

Buhler-KSU Executive Milling (Spanish)
August 11-15, 2014

Buhler-KSU Wheat to Bread (Spanish)
August 18-22, 2014

AFIA-KSU Advanced Feed Manufacturing on Maintenance
August 18-21, 2014

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

Basic First Responder Train the Trainer Workshop
October 18, 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

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

IGP-KSU Introduction to Flour Milling
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)
2015 date to be determined

Buhler-KSU Expert Milling (Spanish)
2015 date to be determined

IGP-KSU Grain Purchasing
2015 date to be determined

IGP-NCI Durum Wheat Milling (Fargo, N.D.)
2015 date to be determined

NGFA-AFIA-KSU Establishing a HACCP for the Feed Industry 
2015 date to be determined

IGP-NCI Advanced Grain Procurement Strategies (Fargo, N.D.)
2015 date to be determined

IGP-KSU Basic Milling Principles
2015 date to be determined

IGP-KSU Advanced Milling Principles
2015 date to be determined

 

Combustible Dust Workshop

Combustible Dust Advanced Mitigation Methods
July 31, 2014 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Westin Crown Crown Center
Kansas City, MO