Agriculture

Video Gallery: Leveraging John Deere Hydraulics to Improve Efficiency

May 19, 2016

Did you know that how you set up your John Deere hydraulics could make a big difference in efficiency? One of the best and most overlooked settings in Custom Mode is the ECO ON and ECO OFF engine control. The ECO ON and ECO OFF setting helps satisfy hydraulic demands, maintain the lowest possible engine speed, improve implement performance and reduce fluid consumption.

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For this reason, we’ve put together a video gallery to explain how John Deere hydraulics can help you become more efficient, and how the ECO ON and ECO OFF setting supports this. Enjoy!

Determine Minimum Engine Speed for High Hydraulic Flow Implements

Buying a Small Tractor: 8 Questions to Answer

May 18, 2016

When thinking about John Deere equipment, many of our minds run straight to farms with hundreds of acres being worked on by massive machines. However, while these types of machines might make you the talk of town at your home or ranch, they might not always be the most practical answer for your needs. This is where John Deere’s small tractor options come in.

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Like making any other investment, it’s critical to understand what option best suits your needs. To help you narrow down the options and select the right model for you, we’ve outline eight questions you should answer prior to buying a small tractor (1 Family to 6D Series).

3 John Deere Buildex Toys for Your Little Ones

May 16, 2016

John Deere is known for its agricultural machinery, but did you know that it also has a line of toys for children? John Deere Buildex toys, for instance, are modeled after real-life John Deere equipment.

To give your child insight into what it’s like to work and play with agricultural responsibilities, consider one of these John Deere Buildex toys.

1. Buildex Build N Play Model 60 Kit

John Deere Model 60 Buildex Toy

5 Defining Features of the John Deere 8800 Forage Harvester

May 11, 2016

Back in August, John Deere introduced a host of new agricultural products, ranging from new tractors to windrowers. One of the headlines of the product release was the announcement of the 8000 Series Self-Propelled Forage Harvester lineup, with models ranging from 375 to 832 hp. The most powerful of these models, the 8800, is worth taking a closer look at.

John Deere 8800 Forage Harvester

The John Deere 8800 Forage Harvester is designed to provide season-long reliability and excellent cutting performance. Here are some of its key features and benefits:

8 Types of John Deere 1025R Attachments to Consider

May 9, 2016

The John Deere 1025R is a wonderful sub-compact utility tractor option for those looking to get a variety of jobs done. Much of its versatility comes in its ability to support a wide range of attachments.

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The 1025R’s attachments include everything from tire chains to hood guards. Let’s take a look at most of the John Deere 1025 attachments you can add to your machine today.

Hitches

The iMatch Quick Hitch bushings and iMatch Quick Hitch Category 1 hitch are both available for the John Deere 1025R. They quickly attach and allow the tractor to tow several different implements.

Video Gallery: A Glance at the John Deere XUV590i Gator

May 5, 2016

Whether you’re tackling a challenging job all week long, or going away for a hunting trip on the weekend – a tough, affordable and fast John Deere Gator would be nice to have on your side.

John Deere XUV590i Gator

Have you met the John Deere XUV590i Gator? It combines balanced acceleration, a new top speed of over 45 mph, four-wheel independent suspension, and a comfortable and quiet operator station all into one package. And, it also comes available in a four-passenger model.

There are many features that set the XUV590i Gator apart from the rest. These include four-wheel drive in a mid-size chassis, powerful twin-cylinder engine, independent four-wheel suspension, and availability of more than 75 attachments.

Defying Convention with the John Deere 9520R

May 4, 2016

The John Deere 9520R is the perfect machine for those who need a tractor that can efficiently tackle duties on the farm with an ample amount of horsepower. This tractor includes FT4 engine technology, meaning it’s ready to tackle on any job in the outdoors.

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Let’s take a look at some of the features of the John Deere 9520R and how it can help you with your daily tasks.

Learning About John Deere Equipment with the Johnny Tractor Game Pack App

May 2, 2016

As parents, one of the best things you can hear is your kid saying “when I grow up, I want to be just like my dad,” or “when I grow up, I want to be just like my mom.” However, when the parents on the receiving end of these comments are firefighters, construction workers, police officers, teachers, farmers, etc., it may be hard to teach the little ones exactly what it is they do, or what types of tools and equipment they use to get the job done.

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Video Gallery: Getting the Most Out of John Deere SeedStar™ Mobile (Part 2)

April 28, 2016

Planting windows and seed costs can be extremely hard to manage, especially if you aren’t leveraging your equipment to it’s full capability. John Deere SeedStar Mobile gives producers an easier way to manage all of their planting data and access it anytime, anywhere.

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John Deere introduced SeedStar Mobile to help producers better visualize, manage and access their data on-the-go. With enhanced planting information, producers can better monitor and document their performance on the field to have more productive planting seasons.

There are many ways for producers to get more out of their data with John Deere SeedStar Mobile. For this reason, we wanted to share a few videos with you. Check these videos out!

10 John Deere 825i Accessories to Add to Your Machine

April 27, 2016

Whether you want to upgrade your John Deere XUV825i or simply make it more versatile, there are a number of John Deere 825i accessories available to match your needs.

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Let’s take a look at some of the accessories you can use to make your John Deere XUV825i the go-to machine in your collection.

Heavy-Duty Fender Guards

These fender guards are designed to give an aggressive, modern appearance to your John Deere XUV825i on the road. They can also protect your vehicle from brush while you’re traveling through thick terrain.

Tail Light Protectors