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FEATURE: DEEP IN THE HEART OF TEXAS Nominations solicited for Milling Operative of the Year Nominations are being accepted until March 31 for the 2011 “Milling Operative of the Year” award, which recognizes excellent performance by a miller. Established in 1986 by World Grain’s sister publication Milling & Baking News, the award will be presented in May to the practicing milling operative who has made the most significant contribution to the progress of a plant, a company and the industry from an operating point of view. The 26th annual “Milling Operative of the Year” award will be presented on May 5 at the annual banquet of the 115th annual technical conference and trade show of the International Association of Operative Millers, May 2-6 in San Antonio, Texas, U.S. The winner will receive an inscribed plaque and a scholarship will be established in the winner’s name at Kansas State University in Manhattan. Selection of the winner will be made by the staff of Milling & Baking News. Emil Kolb, Cargill, Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S., received the award in 2010. Other recent winners include: Greg Ball, King Milling Company, Lowell, Michigan, U.S., in 2009; Ted Korolchuk, ConAgra Mills, Omaha, Nebraska, U.S., in 2008; Michael Wade Blalock, Milner Milling Company Inc., Barnesville, Georgia, U.S. in 2007; Todd Peterson, North Dakota Mill, Grand Forks, North Dakota, U.S., in 2006; Everett Abercrombie, Horizon Milling, Chattanooga, Tennessee, U.S., in 2005; Mike Long, Bay State Milling Company, Quincy, Massachusetts, U.S., in 2004; Bob Reid, The Mennel Milling Company, Fostoria, Ohio, U.S., in 2003; Kevin Doehring, American Italian Pasta Co., Excelsior Springs, Missouri, U.S., in 2002; Neil Mathieson, Robin Hood Multifoods Inc., Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada, in 2001; and Charles Jordan, General Mills Inc., Kansas City, Missouri, U.S., in 2000. Nominations should be submitted by March 31 in a summary of not more than two pages to: Eric Schroeder, Managing Editor, Milling & Baking News, 4800 Main St., Suite 100, Kansas City, Mo. 64112; fax: (816) 756-0494; e-mail: eschroeder@ For more information, see Page 94. 66 March 2011 / World Grain /

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World Grain - March 2011
from the editor-in-chief - Arab revolution of great importance for wheat
Australia’s winter crop estimated to increase 19%
With China crop in trouble, wheat surges upward
Port of Novorossiysk grain volumes decline 36.5%
FEFAC welcomes E.U. decision on GMO
Cargill to build new corn processing plant
Joint venture to build new canola crush plant in Canada
CWB purchases lake vessels for grain
E.U. compound feed production increases in 2010
U.S. fl our production in 2010 gains 0.4%
Industry responds to corn amylase approval
Scoular purchases ethanol plant, shuttle facility
Income from operations, sales soar at MGPI
Grain, ethanol boost The Andersons, Inc. to record results
Bunge’s net income rises on strong agribusiness performance
COUNTRY FOCUS - Focus on the Philippines
Key Facts
Flooding takes toll on Australian grain industry
Single desk survives — for now
What's next for Russia?
A New Vision
Unrest in Egypt
New look for Victam International 2011
Attendance surges at IPE/IFE
Deep in the heart of Texas
Schedule at a glance
Nominations solicited for Milling Operative of the Year
IAOM Conference & Expo - 2011 exhibitor booths
FEED OPERATIONS - Energy savings
Proactive path to PEST MANAGEMENT
Seeking to add customer value
Buhler Technology Group has successful 2010
Stern-Wywiol Gruppe receives prestigious business awards
Perten to supply Turkish Grain Board with Inframatic analyzers
GSI Group launches new customer-centric website
Ocrim supplies Libyan mill
Cargotec to acquire terminal operator systems provider
Eurofi ns appoints new chief scientifi c offi cer
4B Braime opens new subsidiary in Australia

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