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

Change of Leadership at the IGP Institute

Mark Fowler leaves to become president and CEO of Farmer Direct Foods. Check out the full story here.

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July Stakeholder News Brief 

Check out our latest Stakeholder News Brief (pdf) featuring our July courses. 

 

RAPCO Risk Management 

Click here to take a look at the post-course release.

 

Upcoming Courses

NGFA-AFIA-KSU Establishing HACCP for Feed - This course focuses on the development of a Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) plan for all sectors of the feed industry, including feed mill managers, quality assurance personnel and ingredient suppliers. The course is taught by a unique blend of individuals from Kansas State University and within the feed and allied industries, and provide in-depth training on all aspects associated with feed manufacturing. This course is planned for August 31-September 3, 2015. 

GEAPS 540 Entry Level Safety - Spanish (Distance) - This course will provide guidance and basic information on how to stay safe and healthy while working in elevators during grain processing. The registration deadline is September 1, 2015, and the course is planned for September 14-October 16, 2015.

Fundamentals of Animal Nutrition - This course focuses on the elementary principles of comparative nutrition of farm animals. Topics include gastrointestinal tract anatomy, nutrient digestion, absorption, and metabolism, and an overview of nutrients required for animal growth and development. The registration deadline is September 18, 2015 and the course is offered September 28-October 23, 2015.  

 

Upcoming Courses 

AFIA-NGFA-KSU Establishing a HACCP for the Feed Industry
August 31-September 3, 2015

GEAPS 540 Entry Level Safety - Spanish (Distance)
September 14-October 16, 2015

Fundamentals of Animal Nutrition
September 28-October 23, 2015

2015 Starch Round Table, Bloomington MN
October 15-17, 2015

AIBI-KSU Grain Milling and HACCP Workshop
October 27-29, 2015

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

Buhler-KSU Flow Sheet Technology (English) 
November 16-20, 2015

GEAPS 630 Quality Control/Quality Assurance Practices in Flour Milling (Distance)
November 2-December 4, 2015

Flour Milling for Wheat Commissioners
2015 date to be determined

IGP-KSU Risk Management
2016 date to be determined 

AIBI-KSU Pet Food Safety Simulation Workshop
2016 date to be determined

AFIA-KSU Advanced Feed Manufacturing on Maintenance
2016 date to be determined

IGP-KSU Introduction to Flour Milling
2016 date to be determined

GEAPS 520 Quality Grain Management - Spanish (Distance)
2016 date to be determined

GEAPS 600 Overview of Milling Principles (Distance)
2016 date to be determined

Buhler-KSU Expert Milling (Spanish)
2016 date to be determined  

Buhler-KSU Expert Milling (English)
2016 date to be determined

GEAPS 500 Intro to Grain Operations - Spanish (Distance)
2016 date to be determined

GEAPS 620 Grain Receiving, Cleaning and Conditioning (Distance)
2016 date to be determined

IGP-KSU Grain Purchasing
2016 date to be determined

IGP-KSU Grain Elevator Managers
January 4-8, 2016 and May 2-6, 2016

IGP-KSU Managing Mill Balance and Control
2016 date to be determined

IGP-KSU Milling Practices to Improve Flour Quality
2016 date to be determined

IGP-KSU Feed Manufacturing
2016 dates to be determined

Buhler-KSU Executive Milling (Spanish)
2016 date to be deterimined

IGP-KSU Extrusion Processing: Technology and Commercialization
2016 date to be determined

IGP-KSU Pet Food Workshop
2016 date to be determined

Buhler-KSU Flow Sheet Technology (Spanish)
2016 date to be determined