Propane Farm Incentive Program

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Central Valley Ag’s Energy Division is happy to bring you the latest incentives for your farm by working with the Propane Education and Research Council. Advantages of the Program The 2017 Propane Farm Incentive Program has kicked off recently and is now accepting applications, helping you save big on new propane-powered ag equipment. Because Propane-powered […]

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Selecting The Right Oil

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People rely on their vehicles to keep their lives and businesses in motion. Any unforeseen engine issues or repairs can quickly become costly and inconvenient. Selecting the right oil and lubricants for your business, personal and recreational vehicles can help improve performance and extend the life of your engines. It’s typically understood that selecting the […]

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7 Ways to Improve Tractor Performance

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There’s no better time than winter to start thinking about ways to maximize the power and performance of your farm’s tractors and save fuel. Before you get onto the fields, here are seven ways to get the most from your tractors. Make maintenance a priority.  Diligent maintenance can boost performance and fuel efficiency. Clean dust […]

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Winterized Premium Diesel Fuels

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With cold weather fast approaching, it is time to start thinking about winter diesel fuel. Here at Central Valley Ag our Winterized Premium Diesel product line offers broad coverage to meet the unique needs of diesel equipment – from moderate temperatures to extreme winter cold and everything in between. Our full line up of Winterized Premium […]

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Don’t Forget About Fall Tank Maintenance

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Smaller, more intricate parts make today’s modern diesel engines more prone to injector failure and filter clogging, thus making it more important than ever to keep tanks and fuel clean. Fall is the ideal time to perform tank maintenance to remove water and other contaminants before cold weather hits. Proper tank maintenance helps ensure the fuel […]

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Cenex Premium Diesel Fuels

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We all know fall is one of the busiest times of the year. You need to be able to trust your equipment will perform and trust your supplier to deliver. As a Cenex Certified Diesel Distributor, we provide a proprietary blend of additives that meet the demands of new and existing engine technology designed to […]

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Internal Diesel Injector Deposits – Managing the Problem

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Internal Diesel Injector Deposits, or IDID, is an acronym that you hear often. IDID are of critical concern in high-tech fuel injection systems, and can translate into big problems for your expensive equipment. Today’s diesel engines operate at extreme temperatures and pressures – causing typical #2 diesel fuel to destabilize, which results in fouled fuel that […]

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6 Ways to Improve Fuel Efficiency on your Farm

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  1. Store your fuel correctly. You can save fuel before it ever reaches the tractor. Paint above ground fuel tanks a light color and keep them shaded to prevent the loss of fuel by evaporation. 2. Perform regular maintenance on your engines and tires. Routine replacement of lubricants and air and fuel filters can […]

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An Equipment Warranty That Covers the Tough Stuff

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Does it pay to invest in protection for your valuable agricultural equipment? Absolutely! In this business, there’s no such thing as an “inexpensive” repair — and there’s no time for downtime. If you’ve been buying oil from your equipment dealer because you thought your warranty required you to use a certain brand of lubricants, check […]

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Premium Diesel Fuel: What you should know about diesel fuel before you buy

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What constitutes a “premium” diesel fuel? According to the National Council on Weights and Measures, “premium” diesel fuel is defined as a diesel fuel that is enhanced with an additive. The Engine Manufacturers Association also accepts this definition. There are no current enforceable guidelines established for what a premium diesel fuel must contain so a […]

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