Drum Mixer Improves Production And Batch Quality

Kemin Industries, Des Moines, Iowa, has manufactured agricultural and food products for the animal and livestock feed industries since 1961. Kemin also manufactures and markets liquid non-nutritive additives such as flavorings, feed-grade antioxidants, and mold inhibitors, which are sprayed directly onto the raw feed materials prior to packaging.Until recently, Kemin used a 3,000-pound- 100-cubic-foot-capacity batch ribbon blender with a 40-horsepower electric motor, a rotating shaft fitted with helical mixing blades (ribbons), and several external spray lines to coat raw feed materials with a sequence of liquid additives. After charging the mixer with a… (click the link below for full article)