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    • Five Strategies for Extending Machinery Life 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Pitman, Robert Melvin, 1948- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Discusses five strategies to achieve maximum farm machinery life: machinery maintenance, oil analysis, machinery storage, engine tune-ups, and avoiding modification of tractor engines.
    • Large Round Bale Safety 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Cundiff, John S.; Stone, Bruce; Smith, Ray Lee, 1962- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Covers the safety aspects of equipment used in large round bale packages such as balers, front-end loaders, bale handling and transport devices.
    • Lighting and Marking Recommendations for Animal-Drawn Carriages, Buggies and Wagons 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Ohanehi, Donatus Chukwubueze, 1949-; Jepsen, S. Dee; Pevarski, Kristen; Perumpral, John V.; Ballin, Kirk (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-06-10)
      Describes how to reduce the number of accidents between animal-drawn buggies and motor vehicles through proper lighting and marking.
    • Machinery Safety on the Farm 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Stone, Bruce; Hetzel, Glen Hayward (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Summarizes the hazards associated with operating farm machines and presents information about how farmers and farm workers can protect themselves from injury or death when working around agricultural machinery.
    • Management Tips for Round Bale Hay Harvesting, Moving, and Storage 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Cundiff, John S.; Smith, Ray Lee, 1962- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Hay harvesting with a large round baler requires practices that maintain hay quality and minimize hay loss.
    • Planning Fencing Systems For Controlled Grazing 

      Ogejo, Jactone Arogo (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-02-11)
      Discusses the design of a fencing layout for controlled grazing.
    • Planning Fencing Systems For Controlled Grazing 

      Gay, Susan Wood; Smith, Ray Lee, 1962-; Groover, Gordon Eugene, 1956- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Discusses designing a fencing layout for controlled grazing.
    • Precision Farming Tools: Variable-Rate Application 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Alley, Marcus M., 1947-; Thomason, Wade Everett; Holshouser, David Lee, 1963-; Roberson, Gary T. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2011-08-01)
      Discusses the two basic variable-rate application technologies, map-based and sensor-based, for fertilizer, lime, weed control, and seed.
    • Standby Electric Generators for Emergency Farm Use 

      Gay, Susan Wood (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Provides guidelines to make the selection, sizing, and operation of standby generators easier.
    • Using Tractor Test Data for Selecting Farm Tractors 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Vaughan, D. H. (David Harris), 1945-; Perumpral, John V.; Roberson, Gary T.; Pitman, Robert Melvin, 1948-; Hoy, Roger M. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-12)
      Familiarizes farmers and other users of the test reports from the Nebraska Tractor Test Laboratory, and how to use them for selection and performance comparison of farm tractors.
    • Using Tractor Test Data for Selecting Farm Tractors 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Perumpral, John V.; Roberson, Gary T.; Pitman, Robert Melvin, 1948- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2015-03-11)
      The Nebraska Tractor Test Laboratory (NTTL) at the University of Nebraska is the official U.S. tractor testing station for the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. This laboratory has the responsibility ...