John Deere Windrower Parts to Consider for Improved Productivity

October 12, 2015

John Deere windrowers are created with versatility and efficiency in mind, right from the factory, to allow operators to achieve a quality cut. However, these machines can be brought to even greater heights by adding any number of the available parts and attachments.

John Deere Windrower

Let’s take a look at the available John Deere windrower parts from the inside out.

Cab and Control Parts

Instructional Seat: Compatible with the W110 Windrower, this comfortable passenger seat can be put to the left of the operator and provides plenty of head and leg clearance. When the seat isn’t needed, it can be easily folded away.

4 Rock-Solid and Informative John Deere Scraper Videos

October 8, 2015

Looking to bring productivity and flexibility to your jobsite? John Deere scraper systems are designed to do so while delivering real results with even less effort, by utilizing key features like AutoLoad™.

john deere scraper

To help John Deere customers become more familiar with the equipment available to them, we’ve put together this video gallery highlighting some ways to leverage key features of the 2015 John Deere scraper systems. Enjoy!

Equipment Spotlight: The John Deere 5425

October 7, 2015

The John Deere 5425 is a high-quality, cost-efficient (81 engine hp) tractor that is ready to work on the operator’s time and in their conditions, while providing comfort and efficiency. These tractors are built for anyone from the young business entrepreneur to experienced agricultural producer, ready to handle a variety of challenges at home, on the farm, or at the worksite.


We’ve pulled together some key features of the 5425 that we believe help define its “utility tractor” moniker. Enjoy!

John Deere 4450 Tractor Sells for Record Price at South Dakota Auction

October 6, 2015


I’ve been compiling auction sale price data on all types of used farm and construction equipment for nearly 26 years. Usually when a new record high sale price is set, the new record just ekes past the former record. Not this time.

1988 John Deere 4450

On an August 27, 2015 auction in southeast South Dakota, the 1988 model John Deere 4450 Tractor pictured above, with only 1,136 hours, sold for $77,500. This smashed the previous high auction sale price I’d ever seen on a 4450, $70,750 for a 1988 model with 2,612 hours on a March 9, 2013 farm estate auction I covered in southwest Minnesota. Here’s Youtube video I shot of that 4450 selling…on a cold, wet, windy day two and a half years ago:

8 John Deere Construction Toys That Kids Will Dig

October 5, 2015

If there’s a little one in your life with a passion for construction equipment, John Deere has some toys that will make for the perfect gift. Whether you’re celebrating a holiday or a birthday, any child will love what John Deere has to offer.


Here are eight noteworthy John Deere construction toys you might want to add to your gift shopping list.

1. My First Collectible Luke Loader Stacker

Who says young children can’t play with big toys? This loader is made specifically for kids aged 18 months and older, and it features four pieces that can be stacked together for fun.

Video Gallery: Two Game-Changing 2016 John Deere Tractors

October 1, 2015

New and exciting 2016 John Deere tractors were recently announced, including the 6E and 9RX Series and 9RX Series. After years of extensive design, field trials and valued customer feedback, John Deere introduces its first-ever 4-track tractor (9RX), as well as a more versatile and powerful 6 Series Tractor (6E).

2016 John Deere TractorsCustomers and fans are anxious to learn more about these products and find out how they can improve their daily operations. For this reason, we’ve put together a video gallery explaining some of the key features and benefits of these 2016 John Deere tractors. Enjoy!

The New 6E: What a Value-Spec Utility Tractor Should Be

How Can the John Deere 459E Baler Help You Handle Your Hay?

September 30, 2015

The new John Deere 459E Baler was announced as a part of John Deere’s 2016 product lineup on Aug. 25, and its new features will benefit hay producers at an affordable price.

“Our 459E Round Balers are equipped with six Diamond Belts, which cover more than 90 percent of the bale chamber, helping to reduce leaf loss while improving bale quality,” said Jeremy Unruh, product line marketing manager for John Deere, at the time of its release.

With this in mind, let’s take a look at the features of the John Deere 459E Baler and how it can help users out in the field.

Reviewing the 2016 Updates to Deere’s Grain Harvesting Equipment

September 28, 2015

John Deere takes pride in creating equipment that helps producers across the country harvest their crops. Each year, new products and updates to existing products are introduced at an annual release. This year, Deere introduced several new products and features to its line of grain harvesting equipment that will get its customers excited.


Jon Gilbeck, division marketing manager for John Deere Harvester Works, says, “We are constantly listening to our customers and looking for ways to boost their grain harvesting productivity by improving the performance, quality, and technology of the Deere equipment they are using. This includes enhancements to the combines as well as improvements to the different headers and platforms in the lineup.”

John Deere TruSet: Bringing Precision to Your 2730 Combination Ripper

September 24, 2015

Tilling your field can be a long, extensive process without the right equipment. Luckily, John Deere has the products you need to transform tillage into just another easy job on your terrain. John Deere TruSet is the ultimate solution for farmers and producers who want to reduce the time spent tilling each day.

John Deere 2730 Ripper

TruSet Comes to the 2730 Combination Ripper

John Deere announced in August 2015 that John Deere TruSet technology would be coming to the 2730 Combination Ripper, giving operators the option to alter settings in the cab on-the-go.

Unveiling the New the 2016 John Deere 6E Series Tractors

September 23, 2015

John Deere has unveiled a new lineup of 2016 tractors, harvesting equipment and balers, including the John Deere 6E Series. Building upon the success and proven performance of the popular 6D Series Tractors, John Deere proudly introduces three new 6E Series models. The new models will include the 6105E, 6120E and 6135E.

John Deere 6E

What exactly does the 2016 John Deere 6E Series bring to the table? We’ll provide an overview of key features and benefits that set this tractor series apart from others.