Agriculture

How the John Deere W150 Increases Productivity During the Workday

June 22, 2016

For those who expect a windrower to handle everything from changing terrain to dusty work conditions, the John Deere W150 is designed to deliver. This windrower has an engine that provides 150 horsepower and four-point independent suspension.

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Let’s take a look at how the John Deere W150 can improve your daily job.

Cummins® Engine

The John Deere W150 has a Tier 3-compliant Cummins 4.5-liter engine that is designed to meet the needs of various field and crop conditions. In combination with hydraulic drive pumps, the engine provides the machine with enough torque to match the needs of the auger and draper platforms. The W150 also has standard muffler and vertical exhaust to reduce noise during operation.

How to Use John Deere Frontier Equipment to Conquer a Variety of Jobs (Video Gallery)

June 16, 2016

Frontier offers more than 600 implements that are designed to work as hard as those in control. When paired with John Deere equipment, these implements can help with virtually any task around the property you may encounter.

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In this video gallery, we’ve pulled together four tutorial videos that cover the following tasks:

  • Manure spreading
  • Mowing with a grooming mower
  • Aerating, fertilizing, and overseeding
  • Building a rail fence

How to Use a Manure Spreader

How Can the John Deere 612C Help You Handle Your Corn?

June 15, 2016

The John Deere 612C Corn Head was designed with everything from productivity to stalk control in mind. For this reason, corn producers have taken a liking to this equipment, which can increase efficiency every day on the job.

John Deere 612C

Let’s take a look at some of the features of the John Deere 612C and why it has a good chance to become one of your favorite pieces of John Deere equipment.

Stalk Roll Options

Those who enjoy a wide variety of options will appreciate the John Deere 612C, which can be used with opposed knife stalk rolls for improved stalk processing. In total, there are three stalk roll options that can be used with the John Deere 612C.

Video Gallery: Showing Off John Deere’s 600 Series Flex Headers

June 9, 2016

The John Deere 600 Series Flex Header lets you cut lower, move faster and get the job done quicker. What’s the best part? You won’t have to sacrifice crop quality in the process of doing so.

John Deere Flex Header

Customers have options with the 600FD HydraFlex Draper family – 30-foot, 35-foot, 40-foot or 45-foot drapers. This lineup features a wider feed section, increased speed, shorter end dividers, and extra torque to take on even more crop.

In an effort to give you an overview of the key features and benefits of the 600 Series HydraFlex lineup, we put together this video gallery. Enjoy!

Twitter Gallery: 35 John Deere #Plant16 Fan Photos and Videos

June 2, 2016

Each year, farmers and growers patiently wait for the start of planting season, excited to plant grains that will eventually feed the country and world. This too, is one of our favorite times of the year.

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Why? Not only because it’s critical to sustaining agriculture, but also because of the overwhelming amount of photos that are taken by crop farmers and shared on social media. Thousands of eye-catching images were shared on Twitter with the hashtag #Plant16 this year, showing all of the hard work that went into this planting season.

5 Defining Features of the John Deere 1025R Sub-Compact Utility Tractor

June 1, 2016

Meet a key member of the John Deere 1 Family – the 1025R Sub-Compact Utility Tractor. The 1025R is one of the most capable sub-compact tractors on the market with up to 25 horsepower, AutoConnect™ decks, iMatch™ compatibility and hundreds of implements and attachments available. Tackle some of the hardest chores on your list with this unwavering machine.

John Deere 1025R

We wanted to give you a better idea about some of the key qualities that the John Deere 1025R Tractor incorporates. Check out these five features that can help you take on your most challenging tasks. Enjoy!

John Deere Tractor Spotlight: 8245R

May 31, 2016

If you’re on the hunt for a machine that can tackle a wide range of heavy duty jobs around your property, the John Deere 8245R could be exactly what you need. This tractor, which is a part of the 8R Series, has a FT4 engine and a quieter cab for more comfort during the workday.

Let’s take a look at some of the other highlights of the John Deere 8245R.

Heavy-Duty Engine

The PowerTech™ PSS 9-liter Final Tier 4 engine is designed to provide operators with the efficiency and performance they desire on the job. Best of all, the engine is designed to work within existing emissions regulations. This means that operators can have peace of mind, knowing they are effectively working within environmental guidelines.

Getting the Most out of John Deere Agriculture Data (Webinar Recap)

May 26, 2016

It’s essential that growers not only know how to collect agriculture data, but also understand how to apply it to their daily operations. John Deere recently collaborated with Farm Progress to help farmers get the most out of their harvesting data.

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A webinar was hosted by Farm Progress with key insights from experts representing The Ohio State University and John Deere:

  • John Fulton, Assistant Professor at Ohio State University
  • Tyler Hogrefe, Senior Technical Product Manager at John Deere
  • Willie Vogt, Executive Director at Farms Progress (Webinar Host)

Webinar: Harvesting Data

Increasing Efficiency with the John Deere 6140R

May 25, 2016

When handling beef, dairy and row crop operations, you need a machine that can take care all of the demands of the workday. The John Deere 6140R is the ideal tractor for these jobs, and it has numerous features that make it one of the most efficient machines on the market.

John Deere 6140R

Let’s take a look at what you can expect when you invest in the John Deere 6140R.

Adaptive Hydraulic Cab Suspension PLUS

For superior operator comfort, the John Deere 6140R has Adaptive Hydraulic Cab Suspension PLUS, which is designed to reduce operator fatigue. A semi-active system automatically self-levels and adjusts to load changes and braking forces.

10 John Deere Replicas for Collectors or Aspiring Farmers

May 23, 2016

There’s something about tractors that makes children’s faces light up when they see them. However, whether they’re toddlers or in grade school, they have a number of years to wait until they can drive one. Until now. Thanks to a wide variety of John Deere replicas, kids can let their imaginations run wild while having the equipment to get the job done, whatever that job may be.

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In this post, we will highlight 10 different (1:16 scale) replica John Deere tractor options that you can add to your kids’ playroom or your own collection. Enjoy!

4040 Tractor With Cab

John Deere 4040