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19:25PM Mar 25, 2019

This Spring, Clean Up Your Fuel Efficiency

Spring can be seen as a fresh start and the perfect time to reassess what worked last year and what can be improved. And it’s true—the first weeks when the ...
10:25AM Mar 17, 2019

What You Wanted To Know About Planters

Answers to common questions we get about planter maintenance and repair each spring: -We recommend replacing disk openers when they measure 14-1/2" or less in diameter. Yes, some owner's manuals ...
17:11PM Mar 11, 2019

Busted: 3 myths you might believe about diesel

There’s more than meets the eye when it comes to diesel. Many people — even seasoned farmers — assume things about diesel that simply aren’t true. From changing technology to ...
11:46AM Mar 10, 2019

Those Wonderful Plastic Pipe Fittings

A lot of spray systems and nurse tank systems are built or renovated each winter. And each spring we fight leaks that seem an inevitable part of plastic pipe fittings. ...
21:09PM Mar 05, 2019

Oh The Things You'll Do From Your Tractor

This may be old news to those of you on the cutting edge of agricultural technology, but the latest generation of combines, tractors, sprayers and other self-propelled machines are now ...
16:03PM Feb 25, 2019

Behind the Scenes at the Refinery: The Science of Making Fuel

What comes to mind when you think of modern engineering? Skyscrapers? Supercomputers? How about fuel? While fuel may not be the first thing most of us picture when it comes ...
19:50PM Feb 23, 2019

Chain Lubrication

In a perfect world, whenever I lube a roller chain, I'd first run the machine until the chain was "warm," then apply a spray-on chain lubricant that goes on "runny" ...