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Grain Storage fact sheet: Silo Buyer's Guide (High Resolution)

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The decision of which silo to buy can be daunting, mainly because it's a 20+ year investment and not a purchase that is easily returned or traded-in if it proves unsuitable... Choose carefully: While all silos are made to store grain and 'do the job', some will enable superior grain quality management than others... In order to meet a ve-minute half-life pressure test, the silo must have: a pressure (oil) relief valve large enough to suit the silo and with gauge markings system to add air to perform a pressure test rubber seals made of high-density EPDM (ethylene-propylene-diene-monomer) rubber with a strong memory and UV resistance...