Food & Drink International - Fall 2017 - 85
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tion also allows for extended shelf life.
"The facility is all value-added processing," President and General Manager Robert Deraas says. "We receive raw
seeds from growers in our Grandin and
stalled in October. Log5's three-step
process with validated 5-log reduction
is fully automated, provides for gentle
handling of the product and requires no
post-pasteurization drying. Pasteuriza-
PHOTO BY CHS INC.
found only one manufacturer that
would give 5-log reduction or more
without drastically changing the sunflower itself," Dick says. "Log5 gave us
log reduction and its equipment holds
the characteristics of the sunflower. We
tested the equipment, ordered it and installed it in our Fargo, N.D. facility."
Based in Grandin, N.D., CHS Sunflower opened its 35,000-square-foot
facility last summer in Fargo. It includes
roasting equipment and the Log5 pasteurization technology, which was in-
Growers send raw seeds to CHS Sunflower's facilities, where it cleans, sizes and manages inventory for quality. <<
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