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Conserving Fuel on the Farm

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By Cathy Svejkovsky

Published: 2007

Updated: 2007



8 pages


In today's climate of continually escalating fuel prices, farms must find ways to conserve fuel in order to reduce costs. This publication identifies a number of measures that will reduce fuel consumption on farms, and concludes with a list of resources for more information.

Table of Contents

Fuel Storage
Vehicles and Equipment
Before You Start an Engine
Getting the Most Out of an Engine
Field Practices
Conservation or Reduced Tillage
Tractor Operation
Tire Slippage
Drawbar Work
Matching Equipment to Task

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