Behlen has the metal to grain and bear it.. Behlen makes metal
livestock equipment, pallets, grain storage bins and silos, as well
as metal buildings, and trailers. Over the past 20 years, Behlen
Country, the company's livestock equipment unit has acquired farm
gate maker Farmaster, cattle handling equipment makers Big Valley
and Universal Mfg., and storage tank provider Agri-Engineering, to
become the industry's largest livestock equipment manufacturer.
Behlen Building Systems focuses on making products for the
agricultural building market, while Behlen's International Ag
Systems unit makes silos and other grain storage structures. BMC
Transportation maker truck trailers.
Behlen's other units include Behlen Engineered Plastics, Behlen
Metal Pallets, Industrial Products (contract manufacturing), and
Inland Buildings (pre-engineered metal buildings).
Behlen was founded in 1936 by Walter D. Behlen.