Retai diesel prices dropped slightly by two cents across the US to hit $2.42, bringing the 27-day average price to $2.63. The largest falls were in the Midwest, Gulf Coast and West Coast regions with three cent falls. Only the New England region saw no change.
The highest retail diesel prices are in the West Coast region at $2.62, while the smallest are in the Gulf Coast region at $2.25.
Winter is a good opportunity to catch up on equipment maintenance including lubrication and fluid change of tractors, packing wheel bearings on trailering equipment and checking tires on trailers, field equipment, etc., and replacing floors in stock trailers.