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A Diesel Primer: What to Ask for When Ordering Premium Fuel By: 03/18/2014 @ 11:45am

Over 80 years after Caterpillar introduced the first diesel-powered tractor, the fuel is the essential fluid of any farm operation. Buying good fuel and understanding…

Change the ways you burn diesel By: 11/06/2013 @ 1:00pm

You can’t change the price, but maybe you can change some practices and habits to reduce pressure on your diesel…

Diesel-injector nozzles and their care By: 11/05/2013 @ 9:05am

If you were to talk to diesel manufacturers, they would say the majority of the cost in the engine is found in the fuel…

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Slick guide to grease By: 01/11/2013 @ 3:36pm

Grease is often the poor stepchild of a farm's lubricant family. Liquid lubricants – like engine and transmission oils – get housed in modern amenities such as vented poly-stacked tanks. Tubes of…

Maximize miles By: 10/01/2012 @ 10:49am

Pain at the pump. You can relate to that feeling; it's one you've had for far too long.While you may have invested in a fuel-efficient car to ease the pain, that vehicle isn't as practical as a…

New tool targets fuel efficiency for trucks By: 05/22/2012 @ 2:32pm

The automotive industry has rolled out a lot of new systems and tools in recent years to boost fuel efficiency in passenger cars in the U.S.But, it's medium- and heavy-duty trucks where the biggest…

9 ways to trim your spring fuel bill By: 03/12/2012 @ 1:11pm

Here are a few ways to improve your fuel efficiency this spring.

Synthetic oil debate By: 03/05/2012 @ 10:59am

The simple answer to the question posed above comes when the manufacturers of your equipment recommend the use of synthetic oil for their machines. “This is the manufacturer telling you that for peak…

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