John Deere to Participate in Tulare’s 2018 World Ag Expo

January 16, 2018

The World Ag Expo has been held for more than 50 years, and this year, the goal remains the same – to encourage conversations on the latest innovations in the world of ag for the benefit of producers and consumers alike. The organizers of the expo believe that when their exhibitors succeed, their attendees and farmers transform their operations, and consumers are “positively impacted by the increased efficiency and the continuous re-evaluation of ‘what we’ve always done.’”

John Deere Sprayer

John Deere Products Win Big at the 2018 AE50 Awards

January 15, 2018

This year, John Deere won several AE50 awards from the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE). For more than a century, the organization has been recognizing those who find sustainable solutions in their respective fields.

John Deere AE50 Awards

Deere excelled in the agricultural industry, with a handful of its products making the list of winners.

5R Series Utility Tractors

The 5R Series tractors from John Deere offer 90 to 125 horsepower for tasks of all sizes out in the field. They also feature fully electronic transmissions, cabs with extensive visibility, and Deere’s AutoClutch™ system.

Video Gallery: John Deere 1600 Series Turbo III Covering More Ground

January 11, 2018

Mowers have come a long way since the ones our grandparents pushed around. An example is the commercial-grade John Deere 1600 Turbo Series III Wide-Area Mower, which can easily mow a wide area in a short amount of time.

John Deere 1600 Turbo Series III

This mower makes any grounds keeper’s job easier and able to be done more efficiently. Let’s take a look at a few of the features it has in this video gallery.

John Deere 1600 Series Turbo III Wide-Area Mower All in a day’s work

How the John Deere 1795 Can Fulfill Your Planting Needs

January 10, 2018

If you need a drawn planter, there are several options on the market from John Deere. One option you may want to consider is the John Deere 1795, a model with several features to accommodate a wide array of conditions. This model has the SeedStar™ 2 Monitoring System, Easy Adjust row cleaners, and custom seed rates, among its many features.

John Deere 1795

Let’s take a look at some of the other highlights of the John Deere 1795 and how it can help you out in the field.

Optimizing 4 Series Sprayer Performance With the John Deere ApplyPlus App

January 9, 2018

The John Deere 4 Series sprayer line comes chock-full with comfort and performance features that are designed to maximize crop yield and overall performance on the field. However, to get even more from your equipment, you should always be looking for ways to optimize setup and maintenance procedures.

With these factors in mind, John Deere has released a mobile application, ApplyPlus, that’s designed to help R4023, R4030, R4038, and R4045 sprayer owners get the most out of their equipment.

John Deere ApplyPlus

Let’s take a closer look at the John Deere ApplyPlus mobile application and some of the actions you can take once it’s downloaded to your device.

A Heavy Equipment Inspection Checklist for Your Deere Machinery

January 8, 2018

When operating heavy machinery from John Deere, it’s important to exercise a certain amount of safety and precaution. Doing so can ensure that no one is injured on the job. Precautionary measures are quick and easy to execute, and they can instantly give you peace of mind.

John Deere Heavy Equipment

Let’s take a look at a heavy equipment inspection checklist you can use to make sure everything is in working order.

  • Make sure the machine is parked on firm, level ground. Be prepared to take notes during the inspection.

Video Gallery: John Deere AutoTrac Setup and Operation on a 4600 Display

January 4, 2018

The technology behind John Deere AutoTrac™ is designed to make the user experience as simple as possible. However, any piece of technology needs to be properly set up and sometimes troubleshot when problems arise.

These videos will explain how to set up the John Deere AutoTrac RowSense™ and Vision features on a 4600 Display and how to troubleshoot them if necessary.

4600 AutoTrac RowSense Setup and Calibration

Backhoe Safety Tips for Before, During and After Operation

January 3, 2018

Backhoes from John Deere come with a wide array of features, including those specifically designed for safety. However, there are still some precautionary measures operators will want to take into account to ensure that no one is harmed before, during and after machine use.

John Deere Backhoes

Here are some backhoe safety tips every equipment user can utilize on the job.

Backhoe Safety Tips: Before Operation

  • Examine and check operational controls within the cab.
  • Buckle up with the seatbelt before starting the engine.
  • Keep the backup alert turned on when initially starting and maneuvering the machine.

MachineFinder’s Top 10 Agriculture News Articles of 2017

January 2, 2018

As our regular website visitors are aware, we publish industry news articles to our site in an effort to keep our audience aware of what’s happening across the agriculture industry. From upcoming conferences to new John Deere equipment announcements, our articles are meant to educate and be shared with others.

John Deere Agriculture

With 2017 in the books, we wanted to look back at the year, and specifically, some of our most popular agriculture news articles.

Here’s what headlined the headlines in 2017:

John Deere to Celebrate 100 Years of Tractors With Series of 2018 Events

John Deere 100 Years

Video Gallery: John Deere XUV835 and XUV865 Capabilities

December 28, 2017

People that work hard need a vehicle that works even harder for them. The John Deere Gator XUV835 and XUV865 were designed to keep up with the demands of long, tiring days.

Watch our videos below to learn more about these impressive vehicles and the conveniences they provide their drivers on a daily basis.

John Deere Gator XUV835 and XUV865 Operator Station