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nut bagging equipmentChoose from different types of nut bagging equipment that automatically weighs and fills pouches and bags with different types of raw or roasted nuts.  These packaging machines are used for filling bags with many different types of snack nuts including peanuts, almonds, cashews, chestnuts, hazelnuts, macadamia nuts, pecans, pistachios, and walnuts.

Fill small pouches that weigh 0.5 – 5 lbs., large open mouth bags that weigh 10 – 50 lbs., or bulk bags that weigh up to 4,400 lbs.  All nut bagging equipment has an accuracy of +/- 0.5-1% of target weight and can operate at different bagging speeds.

Bag sealers automatically vacuum seal pouches for retail sale in stores, as well as for online sales at stores like Amazon.  Nitrogen gas flush options are also available for sealing pouches or bags filled with nuts.  Larger, 5-50 lb. open mouth bag sealers for wholesale can be sealed on a conveyor using a heat sealer and then palletized using a robotic palletizer.

Financing options are available.

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soybean bagging equipmentChoose from different types of soybean bagging equipment that automatically weighs and fills bags, bulk bags, and totes with different types of soybean seeds, soybean flour, and soybean meal.

Fill 16 oz – 110 pound bags with soybean flour and meal using an auger gross weigh bagger, and then seal them with a pinch bottom bag closer.  For filling bags with soybean seeds, we recommend using a digital gross weigh bagger or bulk bag filling station, and a bag sewer and pedestal. All soybean packaging machines have an accuracy of +/- 0.5-1% of target weight and can operate at different bagging speeds.

After closing the bags, convey them through a bag flattener and then onto a palletizer and stretch wrapper.  Using a robotic palletizer and automatic stretch wrapper for the fastest return on investment.

Financing options are available.

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bulk bags vs IBCs - using stainless steel IBCs for seasonings

Stainless steel IBC loaded onto discharge station above bag packaging equipment

Trying to decide between bulk bags vs. IBC for your packaging plant? Stainless steel IBCs, or intermediate bulk containers, are easier to use, clean, and expand into existing operations at food and beverage processing plants.

The simplest version of a stainless steel IBC system would include a set of IBCs and a discharge station.  These would replace traditional bulk bag unloaders and bulk bags, or FIBCs.

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sorghum bagging equipmentChoose from different types of sorghum bagging equipment that automatically weigh and fill 50-4,000 pound bags with sorghum.  Automatically fill many types of bags including poly-woven, multi-walled paper, burlap, and lined / unlined poly-woven bulk bags.  Free-flowing sorghum could include red, orange, bronze, tan, white, and black colored sorghum, and more.

model gwb-gv gravity vibrator open mouth baggerFor filling sorghum into 50 pound bags, we recommend using a vibratory fed net weigh bagging machine.  This type of machine automatically fills a supply hopper as a bag is being filled below with sorghum.  This results in a fill rate of up to 24 bags per minute.  For filling bulk bags with sorghum, we recommend a bulk bag filling station that can fill 5-25 bulk bags per hour.  All packaging machines have an accuracy of +/- 0.5-1% of target weight and can operate at different bagging speeds.

Supply hoppers for this type of sorghum bagging equipment are also available in a wide range of sizes, including frames that support Buckhorn Pro Boxes.

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oats bagging equipmentChoose from different types of oats bagging equipment that automatically weigh and fill 50-4,000 pound bags with oats.  Automatically fill many types of bags including poly-woven, multi-walled paper, burlap, and lined / unlined poly-woven bulk bags.  Free-flowing oats could include whole oats, steel cut oats, Irish oats, Scottish oats, rolled oats, oat bran, and more.

model gwb-gv gravity vibrator open mouth baggerFor filling oats into 50 pound bags, we recommend using a vibratory fed net weigh filling machine.  This type of machine automatically fills a supply hopper as a bag is being filled below with oats.  This results in a fill rate of up to 24 bags per minute.  For filling bulk bags with oats, we recommend a bulk bag filling station that can fill 5-25 bulk bags per hour.  All packaging machines have an accuracy of +/- 0.5-1% of target weight and can operate at different bagging speeds.

Supply hoppers for this type of oats bagging equipment are also available in a wide range of sizes, including frames that support Buckhorn Pro Boxes.

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hemp bagging equipmentChoose from different types of hemp bagging equipment that automatically weigh and fill pouches, bags, and bulk bags with different types of hemp.  These packaging machines are used for filling bags with many different types of hemp including hemp seeds, hemp hearts, shelled hemp, hulled hemp seeds, hemp flowers, and leaves.

hemp bagging equipment using a net weigh filling machine

Fill small pouches and boxes that weigh 1 – 16 ounces, large open mouth poly bags that weigh 10 – 50 pounds, or bulk bags that weigh up to 4,400 pounds.  All hemp bagging equipment has an accuracy of +/- 0.5-1% of target weight and can operate at different bagging speeds.

Financing options are available.

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Coffee Bagging EquipmentChoose from different types of coffee bagging equipment that automatically weigh and fill coffee pouches and bags with roasted coffee beans or grounds.  Fill small pouches that weigh 0.5 pounds – 5 pounds, larger open mouth bags that weigh up to 50 pounds, or bulk bags that weigh up to 4,400 pounds.

All coffee bagging equipment has an accuracy of +/- 0.5-1% of target weight and can operate at different bagging speeds. Financing options are available.

sealing bags of coffee

Filling and sealing bags of coffee

Coffee bag sealers automatically vacuum seal foil or poly lined coffee pouches for retail sale in stores and online.  Nitrogen gas flush options are also available for coffee bag sealers.  Larger, 5-50 pound open mouth bag sealers for wholesale can be sealed on a conveyor using a heat sealer and then palletized using a robotic palletizer.

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bagging equipment for beansChoose from different types of bagging equipment for beans that automatically weigh and fill small poly bags, as well as 50 pound to 4,000 pound bags with beans.  Automatically fill many types of bags including small poly bags / pouches, poly-woven, multi-walled paper, burlap, and lined / unlined poly-woven bulk bags.  Free-flowing beans could include Navy Beans, Great Northern Beans, White Beans, Cannellini Beans, Kidney Beans, and Pinto Beans.

Logical Machines S4 Labeled PartsFor filling beans into smaller pouches and gusseted bags, we recommend the semi-automatic Logical Machines S-4. It automatically weighs and fills pouches and small bags at speeds around 600-800 fills per hour.  For vacuum sealing and nitrogen flushing the bags, we recommend the entry-level Plexpack Vacpack Vacuum Sealer. For faster filling and sealing speeds, we can also recommend a number of fully automatic packaging systems that are small enough to fit at a retail store location or warehouse location.  All options work with free-flowing dry beans.

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barley bagging equipmentChoose from different types of barley bagging equipment that automatically weighs and fills 50 pound – 4,000 pound bags with barley.  Automatically fill bags constructed of poly-woven, multi-walled paper, burlap, and lined / unlined poly-woven bulk bags.  Fill bags with raw barley, hulled barley, hulless barley, pearl barley, barley grits and flakes, malted barley, feed barley, and other dry malted grains.

high speed barley bagging equipmentSince dry barley is a free-flowing product, we recommend using a gravity flow net weigh filling machine to fill standard 50 pound bags.  This type of machine automatically fills a supply hopper as a bag is being filled below.  This results in a faster fill rate of up to 24 bags per minute. For an entry-level filling machine, we recommend a digital gross weigh gravity filler that has a fill rate of 1-8 bags per minute.

Supply hoppers are also available for barley bagging equipment in a wide range of sizes, including frames that support Buckhorn Pro Boxes. All packaging machines have an accuracy of +/- 0.5-1% of target weight and can operate at different bagging speeds.

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