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Farm Energy: Shift up and throttle back to save tractor fuel
Agriculture and Environment Extension Publications
  • H. Mark Hanna, Iowa State University
  • Stuart J. Birrell, Iowa State University
  • Dana Petersen, Iowa State University
Extension Number
PM 2089M
Description

Shifting up and throttling back can save tractor fuel under certain conditions. This brochure offers tips on how much you'll save and the best times to use the technique.

Series Title
Farm Energy
Publication Date:
3-1-2011
Publisher:
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Keywords:
  • Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering,
  • Crops,
  • Energy
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Citation Information
H. Mark Hanna, Stuart J. Birrell and Dana Petersen. "Farm Energy: Shift up and throttle back to save tractor fuel" Ames, IA(2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/stuart_birrell/30/