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September Training Special is now LIVE!

Training Special is now live! Thinking ahead? Get your Training scheduled for the end of the year during the month of September and receive 5% off the training! Offer ends September 28th! Contact Dave Means for more information and scheduling at 515-391-0445

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August SECO MFG Partnership Meeting

The Southeast Colorado Manufacturing Partnership (SECO MFG Partnership) hosted its latest meeting on August 6.  In addition to the usual agenda items such as grant preparation and member updates, this month the meeting had a couple of special guests: Bart Taylor, owner of Company Week, a Colorado publisher with a focus on business and company … Continue reading August SECO MFG Partnership Meeting

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Congressional Staffers Visit Oliver Manufacturing, CEO Brian Burney Talks Tariffs

Congressman Buck’s Staffers Visit Oliver Manufacturing Three congressional staffers visited Oliver Manufacturing on Thursday, August 2, to tour the facility and learn more about the company and its presence in La Junta, Colorado. The staffers serve on Co. Congressman Ken Buck’s staff; Chief of Staff Ritika Robertson; Area Representative Erika Chavez; and Senior Legislative Assistant … Continue reading Congressional Staffers Visit Oliver Manufacturing, CEO Brian Burney Talks Tariffs

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Oliver Secures Improved Size Right Cylinder Lead Times

Announcement: In May, we announced the less than stellar news that our lead times for the production of Size Right cylinders would be negatively impacted by the loss of our hardening supplier. Since that time, we have evaluated multiple suppliers with the same and varying hardening processes. We are happy to reveal that our production of … Continue reading Oliver Secures Improved Size Right Cylinder Lead Times

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Oliver Hosts Second CHPC Meeting

Oliver Manufacturing hosted its second CHPC (Colorado Hemp Processing Cooperative) meeting on Thursday, 19. The cooperative discussed strategic outreach to spread awareness of its efforts to form a grassroots support network for hemp and hemp seed growers and producers that spans the state of Colorado. Oliver provided the meeting space and is in talks to … Continue reading Oliver Hosts Second CHPC Meeting

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Pardue Groundbreaking: A Personal Reflection by Joe Pentlicki

My trip started out with many delays flying into Great Falls, MT. I was traveling at the behest of Pardue Grain, whom invited me to attend its groundbreaking ceremony. I was due to arrive at 9 PM, but did not arrive until nearly 1:15 AM the next day. However, I have learned that we are … Continue reading Pardue Groundbreaking: A Personal Reflection by Joe Pentlicki

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Devon Ingo Promoted to Marketing Manager

Announcing a New Marketing Manager Devon Ingo has been promoted to Marketing Manager! Devon Ingo originally started with Oliver in May 2016.  Devon was originally hired as the Executive Administrative Marketing Assistant. In this role, she has juggled marketing and executive administrative assistant responsibilities. Over the last year, she has taken on many responsibilities including … Continue reading Devon Ingo Promoted to Marketing Manager

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Oliver Service Special for the Month of May

Our Service Special is now Live and you don’t want to miss this! Contact Dave Means (515-391-0445) today to learn more about the discounts being offered this month!

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Profile: Troy Jackson, Regional Territory Manager

Troy Jackson is Oliver’s regional territory manager. He’s responsible for regional sales and customer relationships in the United States, Mexico and Canada. Jackson has a pervasive knowledge of Oliver equipment; he can describe the mechanical components of any given Oliver machine inside and out. When approached with a processing challenge, if a viable solution is … Continue reading Profile: Troy Jackson, Regional Territory Manager

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What Does Agriculture Mean to You? – A National Ag Day Introspective

How Agriculture Has Shaped Our Lives   March 20 marks National Ag Day, an American holiday created to celebrate the merits of agriculture and farming. This holiday means a lot to Team Oliver, and not just because we’re a business that services the agriculture sector. We are a business that was bred by the agriculture sector! … Continue reading What Does Agriculture Mean to You? – A National Ag Day Introspective

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Here’s to a Great Start to 2018!

Starting 2018 with a Bang We wanted to thank our customers,  agents and dealers for a great start to the calendar year. The above picture represents a portion of the equipment we produced and prepared for shipment in January for our customers across the globe. We produced a record incoming order volume in January, 2018.  … Continue reading Here’s to a Great Start to 2018!

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7th Graders Tour Oliver Manufacturing on Educational Field Trip

7th graders across Southeast Colorado traveled to La Junta the week of January 22 to tour Oliver Manufacturing’s 210,000 sq ft facility.

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Oliver Manufacturing to Host the Colorado Hemp Processing Cooperative

The Colorado Hemp Processing Cooperative (CHPC) is a new organization designed to support the emerging industry. It’s issuing an open call for  interested parties to attend a Co-Founder Shareholder Invitation Meeting. Oliver Manufacturing will host the meeting on February 24, 2018, at 1 p.m.

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Cleanout Your Gravity Table with This Simple Guide

The cleanout process is an important feature of your Oliver Automated Gravity table. It allows you to make sure your equipment is free of any straggling product and ensures that your next batch is contaminant-free. While it’s a simple process, we understand that our user interface can be confusing for newcomers. So, we’ve put together … Continue reading Cleanout Your Gravity Table with This Simple Guide

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Customer Feedback Helps Us Help You

Being a part of the Oliver Team is rewarding for a multitude of reasons. For one, we work on the front lines of seed processing technologies. It’s exciting to know that the industry standard of tomorrow is being forged in our factory. Another reward is the honor of working in facilitation of the agriculture industry. … Continue reading Customer Feedback Helps Us Help You

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Cornhole: the Ultimate Team Building Exercise

Tuesday, July 25, contestants met to begin the company-wide cornhole tournament. Vice President Dr. Joe Pentlicki offered up the grand prize of $100 after he and President Brian Burney played to decide who would cough up the cash.

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Manufacturing Partnership Discusses Drug Education and the Workforce

On July 11, members of the Southeast Colorado Manufacturing Partnership gathered at Oliver Manufacturing Company for their latest monthly meeting. The partnership includes prominent manufacturers and community members in Southeast Colorado, and serves to educate locals and motivate them to explore careers in manufacturing.

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Is the Latest Tech too Intimidating? Oliver’s Engineering Dept. can Help

It was all hands on deck for Oliver Manufacturing’s engineering department as three representatives of Crop Production Services (CPS) visited company headquarters. They drove for about six hours from Levelland, Texas to meet with Engineering and explore the possibilities of upgrading their equipment.

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Oliver Equipment in Metal Reclamation

Oliver Manufacturing’s focus lies first and foremost on serving the agricultural industry. Oliver equipment processes a variety of seeds, grains and similar products. But the same sorting process used for seeds can be applied to non-agricultural materials as well. In fact, the gravity separator was initially designed for processing minerals and was a staple of … Continue reading Oliver Equipment in Metal Reclamation

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Routine Maintenance Saves Time and Money

There’s nothing that can bring a good, productive work day to a grinding halt like an unexpected malfunction with one’s processing equipment. Even a small hole in one’s wire mesh deck, or some unmaintained fan bearings, can drag a Maxi-Cap 3600’s hourly processing capacity from 500 bushels per hour to zero. As naturally as water weathers … Continue reading Routine Maintenance Saves Time and Money

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Revisiting 87 Years’ Worth of Innovation

Oliver Manufacturing’s industrial warehouse has all one might imagine of a factory situated in the midst of Colorado’s rural plains. The fine smell of dust hangs in the air; hot flashes of light burn from behind protective curtains as workers weld metal together; and the occasional rumblings of one machine or another echo on the … Continue reading Revisiting 87 Years’ Worth of Innovation

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