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A cash crop for farmers and soil benefits
Buying a bottle of olive oil is going to give you sticker shock. The combination of bad weather and bugs have hit the olive crops hard in Southern Europe.  Safflower oil is every bit as healthy...
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In the right conditions, a bottle of oil can stay good for years
Occasionally, a farm store will have a good deal on motor oil and it’s not a bad idea to stock up to save money. But, you may be wondering about the shelf life of oil, and the best way to store...
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Oil isn’t just plain old oil anymore
You’ve just bought a new tractor and the dealer recommends using a synthetic oil. However, it’s more expensive than petroleum oil. What's the difference? Jim Wills is a biosystems...
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Preserve the intoxicating scents from your garden in oil
When my lilacs are in bloom, I could sniff that lovely fragrance all day. It’s too bad they’re so short-lived. However if you use lilacs to make infused oil, the scent can be used for...
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Quick tips to make this chore easier
Radio interview source: Mike Daly, Senior Marketing Representative, John Deere Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're answering a...
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Best oil for the gearbox is gear oil
Radio interview source: Mike Daly, Senior Marketing Representative, John Deere Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're answering...
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There could be several reasons why the oil light is lit up
Radio interview source: Allen Drake, John Deere Tech Instructor, Lake Land Community College   Listen to the radio story mp3 or read below In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're...
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Check your engine for a leak
Radio Interview Source: Allen Drake, John Deere Tech Instructor, Lake Land College, Ilinois   Listen to the radio story mp3 or read below In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're...
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Even if you've purchased a new tractor, more than typical maintenance is required
In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're answering a question from Kevin in California. He really likes his new tractor, and plans to hang on to it for a while. He wants to know what else...
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Tips about transmission oil
Radio interview source: John Hayes, John Deere Product Support Analyst, John Deere John Deere Maintenance Monday: Transmission oil   In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're...

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