Agriculture Online - Fuels Fuel news and updates. Find articles on fuels, fuel grading, prices, diesel, lubricants, technology, new products, fuel management, safety and more. Get information about fuels for your farm from experts and other farmers. en-us Copyright Successful Farming Saturday Apr 19 23:21:21 EDT 2014 150 30 22 A Diesel Primer: What to Ask for When Ordering Premium Fuel Tuesday Mar 18 12:45:13 EDT 2014 Change the ways you burn diesel You can’t change the price, but maybe you can change some practices and habits to reduce pressure on your diesel budget. Wednesday Nov 06 14:00:51 EST 2013 Diesel-injector nozzles and their care Tuesday Nov 05 10:05:47 EST 2013 Slick guide to grease Is lithium best? Should you use synthetics? How thick a grade do you need? Friday Jan 11 16:36:14 EST 2013 Maximize miles Hydrogen fuel-injection system boosts fuel efficiency. Monday Oct 01 11:49:18 EDT 2012 New tool targets fuel efficiency for trucks Tuesday May 22 15:32:03 EDT 2012 9 ways to trim your spring fuel bill Here are a few ways to improve your fuel efficiency this spring. Monday Mar 12 14:11:38 EDT 2012 Synthetic oil debate Does synthetic oils' performance justify extra cost? Monday Mar 05 11:59:43 EST 2012 Killer contamination Here are four of the most lethal diesel oil contaminants. Wednesday Jan 11 11:09:17 EST 2012 Gear oil respect Gear lubricants are sometimes underrated as a lower-class oil when, in fact, their performance characteristics are as demanding as engine oil. Wednesday Jan 11 11:02:09 EST 2012 Clean fuel = efficient machinery Keeping fuel clean is essential to keeping machinery running properly. Wednesday Jul 27 11:26:36 EDT 2011 Making ethanol even greener The fog is starting to lift on ethanol. Monday Feb 14 11:33:30 EST 2011 Diesel direct Trailer focuses on fast, reliable, and safe way to transport fuel. Tuesday Jan 25 11:55:52 EST 2011 Research seeks to improve diesel fuel quality sensors Monday Jul 26 00:00:00 EDT 2010 Prolong Fast Fuel Diesel Fuel Treatment improves engine performance Prolong Super Lubricants Diesel Fuel Treatment improves mileage and performance in diesel engines. Tuesday Jul 13 00:00:00 EDT 2010 Trucking study examines biodiesel efficiency Monday Jul 12 00:00:00 EDT 2010 Cutting pollution boosts power Wednesday Jul 07 10:10:30 EDT 2010 Characteristics and grades of grease Greases must be properly selected for specific applications. They must be compatible with common elastomers and seals, and tolerate some moisture contamination without degradation of their properties. Proper recommendations require a thorough knowledge of Wednesday Jul 07 10:10:21 EDT 2010 Portable fluids Tuesday Dec 09 11:50:00 EST 2008 Ten ways to cut fuel costs this spring To help curb rising fuel costs, farmers need to first look closely where their fuels are being used. Fuel consumption varies widely due to variations in tractor efficiency, soil moisture conditions, crop yields and other factors. Friday Apr 27 08:15:00 EDT 2007 Higher fuel prices a curse and a blessing The hurricanes, drought and record gas prices in 2005 didn't stop the farm sector from posting another banner year, according to a new report from Jason Henderson, a senior economist with the Center for the Study of Rural America. Those high fuel prices ha Friday Mar 17 15:08:00 EST 2006 Top off the on-farm fuel tanks, says Ohio State economist Farmers who store fuel on-site should consider laying in full supplies, given the prospects for higher prices in the months to come, according to an Ohio State Extension economist. Thursday Mar 09 13:23:00 EST 2006