Energy
May 4

Two Must-Do Steps To Prepare Your Fuel Tank For Summer

If you’re like many farmers, you probably give your equipment a tune-up to get it in shape for planting season every spring. Keeping up your equipment is certainly important, but your operation works as a system, so to truly get it in top form, it’s important to start with preventive maintenance at the source: your ...
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Energy
Apr 2

Eliminate Risk: Protect Your equipment

Of all the risks you must manage as a farmer, one of the biggest, and often most expensive, is your equipment. And should the unexpected happen, damage to farm machinery can cost thousands of dollars—and create downtime during critical points in the year. Fortunately, there are ways to protect the health of your equipment. With ...
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Energy
Jan 12

More Cold Weather Poses Challenges to U.S. Corn Ethanol Makers

CHICAGO, Jan 11 (Reuters) – Another cold snap in the United States is set to eat into profits for U.S. ethanol makers after output of the corn-based biofuel fell sharply for a second straight week. Higher natural gas prices amid some of the coldest temperatures in the Midwest in years have raised costs for ethanol ...
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