Agriculture

A Look at the Top Features of the John Deere S670

July 27, 2016

When harvesting medium or large sized crops, the John Deere S670 could be a perfect match for producers. This combine model is prepared to provide safety, reliability and efficiency on the go.

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Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of the John Deere S670 as you look ahead to the fall harvest.

Harvest Smart™

The John Deere S670 comes with Harvest Smart technology, which is an on-the-go control system that makes it easier to control ground speed. Harvest Smart ensures that the combine maintains a consistent crop load by automatically changing the speed as needed.

John Deere Gator HPX Accessories Suitable for Any Project

July 25, 2016

We already know that the John Deere Gator™ HPX offers everything from lawn care to off-roading capabilities. However, did you know there’s a series of accessories available to bring your Gator HPX to the next level of productivity and excitement?

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Whether you’re looking to add to your fleet of attachments or make your first purchasing decision, here’s a complete list of John Deere Gator HPX accessories to consider.

Video Gallery: 3 John Deere Equipment Updates to Improve Crop Production

July 14, 2016

To help growers improve crop production and planting accuracy, John Deere recently brought three new products to the market: the MaxEmerge™ 5e row units, AutoTrac™ products, and the F4365 High Capacity Nutrient Applicator.

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If you want to learn more about each update, check out the videos below. In the meantime, here is a quick overview:

  • John Deere MaxEmerge 5e: Improve planting accuracy, reliability and uptime. The row unit can be used on a variety of John Deere planters like the popular mini-hopper and DB planters.
  • John Deere AutoTrac Vision and RowSense: More accurately navigate row-crop fields when making postemergence sprayer applications.

A Brief Overview of John Deere 348 Baler Parts to Consider

July 11, 2016

The John Deere 348 Square Baler has a pickup width of 74 inches, a plungerhead that offers 93 strokes per minute and a durable bale case with adjustable side doors, making it a popular choice for producers looking to yield a high volume of hay.

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However, with the right attachments and accessories for the job, this baler can offer even more. Let’s take a closer look at a number of John Deere 348 Baler parts that can be added to various areas of the equipment.

Analyzing the Key Features of the John Deere 569 Round Baler

July 6, 2016

The John Deere 569 Round Baler is an ideal machine for operators looking to maximize productivity while baling hay over the course of the workday. With its MegaTooth™ pickup system and B-Wrap™ wrap system, it’s never been easier to handle baling out in the field.

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Let’s take a look at some of the key features of the John Deere 569 Round Baler.

Vertical Forming Chamber

The forming chamber of the John Deere 569 Round Baler has a vertical design. This allows hay to enter the chamber and immediately form a tight, dense core. It’s tightly compressed as it enters the bale.

John Deere Horicon Works: Timeline of Historical Events

July 5, 2016

Back in 2013, John Deere celebrated its 50th anniversary as a producer of lawn and garden equipment. To put the company’s manufacturing prowess into perspective, Deere pushed its 500,000th Gator Utility Vehicle off the assembly line in Horicon, Wisconsin back in 2010. However, this milestone at John Deere Horicon Works wasn’t earned overnight and there was history at the location even before the first tractor was produced.

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In fact, the factory has a long and rich history, dating back more than 100 years. Let’s take a look at some of the key milestones that led Horicon Works to where it is today.

Video Gallery: The Updated John Deere T670 Combine in Action

June 30, 2016

On June 1, 2016, John Deere announced some significant updates to the 2017 line of T670 Combines that aim to increase productivity and reduce maintenance. Not only are these changes expected to help increase grain harvesting productivity and efficiency, but they will also help farmers achieve better grain and straw quality.

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For this reason, we wanted to provide a brief overview of the new John Deere T670 Combine to highlight which features we are most excited about. Let’s dive right into some videos!

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Meet the New John Deere F4365 High-Capacity Nutrient Applicator

June 29, 2016

The John Deere F4365 High-Capacity Nutrient Applicator is now available to producers who want to apply lime and fertilizer more effectively during the workday. With its improved dry spinner spreader, it’s designed to take on several cubic feet with more accuracy than ever before.

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Let’s take a look at some of the key features of the John Deere F4365.

9.0L PowerTech™ Engine

The John Deere F4365 comes with a PowerTech engine which is combined with Infinitely Variable Transmission to provide up to 365 horsepower. When necessary, it can give operators a maximum of 400 peak horsepower to take on any job.

Spraying Accurately with John Deere AutoTrac Vision and AutoTrac RowSense

June 27, 2016

Once crops have been planted and emergence begins, producers move on to spraying, with an eye towards a healthy yield come harvest season. However, without machine guidance solutions, producers may struggle with challenging terrain, drift, or irregular planting patterns.

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Thanks to John Deere’s new AutoTrac™ Vision and AutoTrac RowSense™ solutions, these challenges can be overcome and spraying equipment will be able to track with increased accuracy between crop rows.

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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.