Category: News

Smith joins Osborne sales staff

October 23, 2019 – Osborne, Kansas, USA – Osborne Industries, Inc., is pleased to announce that Ron Smith has been added to its North America Sales staff for livestock equipment. Smith will work closely with Osborne customers and equipment dealers promoting Osborne’s swine management equipment in the eastern United States and Canada. “Over the years,…

African Swine Fever and Its Impact on 2019 Pork Production

If you’re up-to-date on the latest livestock and pig production news, it’s likely you’ve heard about the tragic impact of African Swine Fever (ASF) in Asia. ASF is so severe the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) canceled the 2019 World Pork Expo, held annual in Des Moines, Iowa, for the first time since 2001. The…

Technical Bulletin: Feed Dispenser Motor Replacement Kit for TEAM & FIRE

For TEAM® Electronic Sow Feeding Systems and FIRE® Pig Performance Testing Systems A new feed dispenser motor replacement kit is now available for Osborne TEAM and FIRE customers with additional components to simplify installation, and reduce maintenance labor and feeder “down-time.” Taking the place of the standard replacement feed motor, the new replacement kit includes…

Corbett Celebrates 40 Years at Osborne

August 16, 2018 – Osborne, Kansas, USA – Osborne Industries, Inc., is pleased to announce a new milestone has been reached by long-time employee, Vicki Corbett of Osborne, Kan. Corbett celebrated her 40 year employment anniversary on Thursday, July 19, 2018. George Eakin, President and CEO of Osborne, noted, “To many of our customers, Vicki…

Culbertson Joins Osborne Sales Staff

July 31, 2018 – Osborne, Kansas, USA – Osborne Industries, Inc., is pleased to announce that Cory Culbertson has been named North America Sales Representative for livestock equipment. Along with Osborne’s customer centric focus, Culbertson will assist in the distribution of Osborne’s swine management equipment in the Midwest United States. “As a former swine producer…

Osborne Announces Certification to ISO 9001:2015

June 18, 2018 – Osborne, Kan. – Osborne Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of livestock management equipment like Stanfield® piglet heat mats and FIRE® pig performance testing feeders, is pleased to announce their April 16, 2018, certification under ISO 9001:2015. The company has maintained certification under ISO standards since October 2000. The company-developed and maintained…

FAST Start feeder named Producer Choice

August 22, 2017 – Osborne, Kansas, USA – Osborne Industries, Inc., of Osborne, Kansas, USA, is pleased to announce that it has been named winner of the Producer Choice Award for its new FAST Start™ wean-to-finish feeder at the 2017 World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. FAST Start is the answer to the…

Osborne Introduces New Wean-to-Finish Feeder

May 23, 2017 – Osborne, Kan. – Finding the most efficient method of feeding pigs has been a never ending quest for producers and equipment suppliers alike. Hand feeding and automatic, gravity-flow feeders dominated the industry until the development of mechanical-flow feeding in the 1980s. This development revolutionized the industry and the only mechanically-operated feeder,…

Osborne Industries, Inc. (USA) to exhibit at VIV Russia 2017

May 16, 2017 – Osborne, Kansas, USA – Osborne Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of advanced pig production equipment, is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at VIV Russia, the nation’s premiere feed-to-meat tradeshow and conference that represents every step in the livestock meat production process. The show is held in…

Kansas Companies Participate in Trade Mission to Russia

Russia Trade Mission

Kansas Department of Agriculture — MANHATTAN, Kan. ­­— In February 2017, the Kansas Department of Agriculture sponsored seven Kansans in an agricultural trade mission to AgroFarm Russia to expand market opportunities in productive animal husbandry. AgroFarm Russia is a leading exhibition for animal husbandry and animal breeding, and provided the group an opportunity to interact with…