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A recent case study at the Iowa State University Northeast Research and Demonstration Farm looked at techniques such as shifting to a higher gear and pulling back on the tractor's throttle as a way to reduce fuel consumption on Iowa farms.

Series Title

Farm Energy

Publication Date:

4-2014

Publisher:

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach

City:

Ames, IA

Keywords:

Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Crops, Energy

Disciplines:

Agriculture | Bioresource and Agricultural Engineering

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Farm Energy: Case Studies—Tractor fuel consumption at Nashua

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