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neighbour rented 330hp john deere with heavy disc to break up part of farm never been broke up brfore told me today 26 gal per hour $ 1200 aday for fuel
 

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Wow I couldn't imagine that in my wildest dream. That's almost what I spend for a whole year of farm fuel and heating oil. :shock:
 

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dad's case ih 260 goes threw about 12 gallons an hour, seems like alot but when you can cover 10+ acres an hour with the feild finisher its cheaper to run then the old ones. we've done up to 130 acres in one day already
 

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Thats a whole other league of farming right there. Hard for me to wrap my head around but its untelling how many acres he doing also.
 

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Yup. Horsepower = more fuel. One of these days you'll see tankers following tractors across the field..... :shock: :lol: :lol:
 

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gordon1121 said:
Thats a whole other league of farming right there. Hard for me to wrap my head around but its untelling how many acres he doing also.
he said approx 60 acres 150 an hour to rent tractor and disc
 
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