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Cimbria Delta 142.2 Pre-Cleaner - Big Utility in a Small Package

In a seed cleaning operation every machine has its job; we have width, length, density and visual separations. So what does a pre-cleaner bring to the table?

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A Thank You to Our Customers for Helping Me Do What I Do

When I took the role of the Territory Manager for Nexeed in Alberta over four years ago, I felt I had a good grasp of the seed cleaning industry...

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Chris Yungblut of Nexeed Inc.
Chris Yungblut
A Color Sorting Expert by Your Side... In Ontario!

One of the most important aspects of owning a Cimbria SEA sorter is Nexeed can dispatch our inhouse sorter technicians to site or help customers through the “remote support” functionality...

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Cimbria Conveyance: What`s New?

Design & conveyance of plants for horizontal seed & grain movement have offered plant owners various options over the years. The most common methods include screw-style, chain, or belt conveyors...

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Unlocking Efficiency: The Schule TH3 Paddy Table in Oat Processing

In the world of Oat processing, efficiency & precision are paramount. Companies involved in the production of staples like oats recognize the need for precision equipment to streamline their operations. One such standout in the field is the Schule TH3 Paddy Table

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Cimbria Heid Indented Cylinder Separator - Why Less is More?

The Cimbria Heid Indent Separator looks a lot different than its competitors here in North America. Every time I speak with someone about it they are shocked at the size of them. This is always followed by...

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Is a Gravity Table still necessary in a Processing Line?

This question was asked to me at a recent farm show and I have been giving it some thought. “What is the end product you desire?" would need to be answered, along with what commodities? Thinking of the possible answers to this I would respond...

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Air: The Defining Feature of the Cimbria Delta Super Cleaner

Whenever screen cleaners are being discussed what always comes into play is if the machine has pre suction (top air, aspiration, pre air) and whether it has after suction (bottom air, post suction). 

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Cimbria DS1250 Drum Scalper

Working in the Seed Cleaning and Processing industry for a couple years now. One valuable tool in many process flows is The Cimbria DS1250 Drum Scalper.

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High-Efficiency Dust Seperation Using The Cimbria Cyclofan

In new builds dust control is a high priority, with air pick ups on all machines and usually conveyance...

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Why You Need to Adopt a Quality Mindset in Processing?

Modern seed plants and their operators are benefitting from technology that is taking them well beyond the quality standards that have traditionally helped them to be successful.

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Rod Cockerline of Nexeed Inc.
Rod Cockerline
In Seed Processing, Capability Means Never Having to Say No

It’s become the mantra in seed processing, and for good reason. You don’t want to build a facility where you have to turn someone down — having the flexibility to say yes to every opportunity someone brings to you is key to success these days. 

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Length Grading of all Granular Materials

Leaving the farm equipment industry and entering the seed cleaning/processing industry has pushed me to learn new things. Following the seed through the plant and understanding what the owners does has been a focus...

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Chris Yungblut of Nexeed Inc.
Chris Yungblut
How Important are Cimbria De-Stoners to a Food Grade Processing Line?

Cimbria Heid De-Stoners or dry stoners as they are sometimes called are a very important piece to a food grade processing line. They are designed to separate impurities by weight similar to a gravity separator.

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I Sell Solutions, Not Products. Here’s Why That Matters

After 18 years of specializing in farm equipment, I was looking to pivot and apply my skills to a new field. Before I made my move to Nexeed, I had to check in with myself and figure out why I was ready to transition out of farm equipment sales...

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Mark Metcalfe of Nexeed Inc.
Mark Metcalfe
It is Not Business, it is Personal. Why Relationships Matter at Work

Seed World Group President Shawn Brook and Nexeed President Mark Metcalfe join us to talk about why cultivating relationships in business is crucial for mental health.

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Quick Tip on Door Tension for the Cimbria Delta Cleaner

Ryan Floyde points out how to adjust the tension on the screen doors of the Cimbria Delta Cleaners.

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Temperature and Cimbria Delta Cleaner Screen Balls?

The temperature at which your Cimbria Delta Cleaner is running at is an important consideration when choosing the balls to go in the machine.  In temperatures below freezing...

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Rod Cockerline of Nexeed Inc.
Rod Cockerline
How I use the Power of my Tablet to Bring Ideas to Life

Whether I’m at an in-person meeting or working with someone remotely, my tablet is never far. It’s what I use to take the ideas I generate and turn them into...

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When Buying Processing Equipment, Seeing is Believing

Awhile back, I was talking to a prospective customer who was considering buying some equipment from us. One of the drawbacks of the buying process that he was struggling with was not being able to see the equipment in action.

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Mark Metcalfe of Nexeed Inc.
Mark Metcalfe
Some Exciting Things in Processing Equipment are Coming in 2022

In this special podcast edition of Germination Insiders, Nexeed President Mark Metcalfe looks back on the year that was and some exciting things coming up in 2022. He also tells us his favourite holiday memory from childhood and what a typical Metcalfe family Christmas looks like.

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Mark Metcalfe of Nexeed Inc.
Mark Metcalfe
Innovation Requires Risk. Here’s how to Manage it.

The key is to work with a partner who knows where the pitfalls are and can help you manage — if not eliminate — much of the inherent risk that comes with purchasing new processing equipment or building a new plant.

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Rod Cockerline of Nexeed Inc.
Rod Cockerline
Why Seed Handling is Crucial to Success in Processing?

A number of years ago we built one of the most cutting-edge processing plants in Western Canada. It turned out great. Not long after it was built...

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Quick Tip on Screen Changes for the CIMBRIA Delta Cleaner

Ryan Floyde demonstrates how to ensure a correct seal between the screens when putting them back in the CIMBRIA Delta Cleaner.

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Vince Morran of Nexeed Inc.
Vince Morran
Order Management: The Devil is in the Details

The better you know your customer’s needs, the better you can fulfill those needs. Ask them lots of questions. Learn all you can about what they need and why they need it.

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Cimbria Delta Bottom Air

In this YouTube video Ryan Floyde talks about the difference the bottom air makes on the Cimbria Delta Super Cleaner.

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Rod Cockerline of Nexeed Inc.
Rod Cockerline
European Craftsmanship: What it is and Why it Matters?

Crops grown in Canada — like soybean and lentil — can be tough on equipment due to their abrasiveness. With our input, Cimbria has innovated over the years to create new equipment designed specifically for Canadian crops.

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Mark Metcalfe of Nexeed Inc.
Mark Metcalfe
Supply Chain Woes Offer a Chance to Better Relate to Customers

I’ve spent months organizing a new build for our company here in Manitoba. It hasn’t been easy, working with contractors in the middle of a pandemic to build our new facility. Deciding which contractor to go with wasn’t easy. In the end, it came down to picking the one who we felt best understood what we were going through.

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Chris Yungblut of Nexeed Inc.
Chris Yungblut
Of Mice, Men and Seed Quality

There’s an old saying about the best laid plans of mice and men often going awry. The point is that no matter how hard a person tries to make everything go right in life, things can get complicated very quickly. Prior to my time...

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When A Customer Needs Help, Being a ‘Local’ has its Benefits

You might remember the Bill Murray movie What About Bob? In one scene he wears a memorable blue t-shirt with the slogan “Don’t Hassle Me, I’m Local” emblazoned on it...

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Rod Cockerline of Nexeed Inc.
Rod Cockerline
Does Killing Time Harm Eternity? Wasting it Hurts Your Business

When I was put in charge of managing a sales team, I finally had to figure out what I was doing right as a salesperson. In mentoring my team, I realized success came down to one thing: time management...

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Mark Metcalfe of Nexeed Inc.
Mark Metcalfe
Why I Think About Food All the Time

Food is critical to my business, and I constantly think in terms of it. It wasn’t always that way, but in recent years I’ve realized how everything we do revolves around it. That realization has made all the difference to our success as a team...

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Rod Cockerline of Nexeed Inc.
Rod Cockerline
The Low-Tech Effectiveness of RodCAD

Every processing plant begins with a vision in someone’s head. It’s my job to take that vision and turn it into reality. Every seed plant I design is made possible through a software program I invented called RodCAD. It’s not a real software program that runs on an actual computer...

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Mark Metcalfe of Nexeed Inc.
Mark Metcalfe
Communication Challenges Posed by the Pandemic Offer Lessons for us All

Whether it’s six weeks or six months from now, once this all settles down, I think it will have big impact on how we communicate as a society. I believe some people may find they can get by without doing nearly as much traveling as they have become accustomed to...

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Garry Hamilton of Nexeed Inc.
Garry Hamilton
There’s 2 Kinds of After-Sales Support, and They’re Equally Important

We take pride in providing quality machinery. It’s key to success in the colour sorter sphere and in seed processing. But there’s another key component that comes after a sale is made, and that’s after-sales service and support. I’ve learned there are two kinds of after-sales support...

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Cutting Down on Service Calls and Boosting Machine Longevity is a Winning Combination

I recently had a phone call with a customer who said they had changed out three parts on their Cimbria Delta air screen in an 18-year span. For nearly two decades, this piece of equipment had been humming along in a seed plant doing its job and barely needed any attention at all in that time...

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Rod Cockerline of Nexeed Inc.
Rod Cockerline
What Shopping at Ikea and Building a Seed Plant Have in Common?

Anyone who has shopped at Ikea knows their products are affordable, attractive, practical, useful and simple to put together. It all comes in one box —no hassle. I believe in the same concept for seed cleaning plants. One of the benefits of offering equipment that’s all made by one manufacturer...

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3 Reasons There’s No Substitute for an In-Person Demo

You might have noticed it’s next to impossible to buy a new car online. Sure, you can now use the internet to look at specs and decide what car you want, but in most cases, you still have to go to a dealership (or the salesperson can bring the car to you) to do a test drive...

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