Agriculture

Warning: John Deere 900 Series Round Balers May Result in Envious Neighbors

March 12, 2015

It’s no surprise that John Deere has responded to producers who bale silage or other forage for feed by introducing its 900 Series Round Balers. For producers who pre-process forage, these pre-cutter-type round balers are designed to make it easier to mix or grind before feeding. With new features, producers will experience faster baling performance, improved quality and less downtime.

900 series round balers

The new 900 series models, the 960 and 990, each has a different design and incorporates revolutionary features that will consistently maximize performance in the field and forage quality in storage and feeding.

What Can the 2015 Family of John Deere Row Units Do for You?

March 11, 2015

Planting speed and accuracy are both key components of row-crop planting, and the 2015 family of John Deere row units continues to make it easier for producers to maintain these critical factors.

John Deere Row Units

Deere’s ExactEmerge and MaxEmerge 5 technologies are getting agricultural professionals excited for the upcoming planting season. Let’s take a look at what these machines have to offer and how they can assist this spring.

ExactEmerge

John Deere ExactEmerge

10 John Deere Mugs You Need to Add to Your Collection

March 9, 2015

There’s nothing like starting the day off with some hot coffee before hitting the field. Adding a bit of John Deere to the mix can make the start to the day even better!

John Deere Cab

John Deere doesn’t just make the agricultural machinery you love – the company has a line of housewares, toys and collectibles for enthusiasts as well. Here are 10 John Deere mugs you might want to add to your collection at home.

1) John Deere “Retiree” Stainless Tumbler

John Deere Retiree Mug

Video Gallery: Frontier Hay Equipment Notes From the Field

March 5, 2015

As successful farmers have come to learn, when hay is down it’s important to get it dry and ready for bailing as quickly as possible, in order to maximize yield and quality. This process requires the right equipment. No matter what you need to get done around your farm, John Deere has hundreds of Frontier hay equipment implements and attachments available.

Frontier Hay Equipment

For this reason, we’ve gathered a couple of videos showcasing some of the most productive Frontier hay equipment on the market. Enjoy!

Notes From The Field – TD34 Series Hay Tedders

5 John Deere Specialty Tractors for Unique Operations

March 4, 2015

Sometimes you just need a little extra to get the job done, which is why many agricultural professionals look to John Deere specialty tractors. Whether the job requires working under low-hanging canopies or getting into hard to reach places, agricultural professionals can complete their daily operations with the power, convenience and reliability that they deserve.

John Deere Specialty Tractor

In an effort to help those involved in the agriculture industry better understand the John Deere specialty tractors options that they have to choose from, we’ve put together a list of some key models to consider. Enjoy!

5100MH Hi-Crop Utility Tractor

John Deere Specialty Tractors

Getting Ready for Spring with John Deere Safety Tips

March 2, 2015

Spring is just around the corner, meaning there’s no better time to refresh yourself with some John Deere safety tips to keep you and your family safe during the most active months for machinery owners.

John Deere Safety

Whether you’re a new John Deere equipment owner or you’ve been using it for years, safety should always be a priority.

Clothing Safety

Clothing

Clothing may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of safety, but consider this – your shirts, shoes and pants are all susceptible to accidentally getting caught in the machinery you use.

Image Gallery: 25 John Deere Aerial Photos to get a View from the Top

February 26, 2015

The crop producing season requires farmers to put in long days on the fields as they fulfill their responsibility of feeding the world’s growing population. However, those individuals that are operating the equipment can easily get caught up in the process and overlook the sheer beauty being offered as their machines glide along miles of land and golden fields.

S Series Combine

In an effort to allow our nation’s producers (and other farming enthusiasts) to appreciate this beauty, we’ve put together an image gallery of 25 John Deere aerial photos. Scroll through this gallery to get a bird’s eye view of a variety of John Deere machines performing their respective tasks (harvesting, planting, seeding, tilling, etc.). Enjoy!

12 John Deere Puzzles to Fit into Your Collection

February 25, 2015

John Deere is known for its farm equipment, but did you know that the company also has a line of games and toys? For younger fans of the brand, there is a collection of John Deere puzzles designed to jog the mind and bring a little fun to everyday life.

John Deere Puzzle Main

Additionally, some of these puzzles are suitable for adults who are interested in collecting John Deere memorabilia. Here is a list of the teen/adult box puzzles from John Deere.

1) John Deere Springtime Garden 1000 Piece Puzzle

John Deere Springtime Garden 1000 Piece Puzzle

Immerse Yourself in the John Deere Tractor and Engine Museum

February 23, 2015

The John Deere Tractor and Engine Museum officially opened in Waterloo, Iowa on December 2, 2014, welcoming visitors to experience the deep-rooted history of tractor and engine design and manufacturing at John Deere.

John Deere Tractor and Engine Museum

Residing on the original site of the Waterloo Tractor Works, the museum showcases the rich history and evolution of the tractor business. The John Deere Tractor and Engine Museum celebrates 177 years of endurance, and acts as a tribute to both hardworking employees and loyal customers who have contributed to the company’s growth over the years.

Image Gallery: 20 John Deere Wheel Loaders Making Hard Work Look Easy

February 19, 2015

Whether you’re shuttling seed, transporting bales, handling trees or moving materials, there are numerous John Deere wheel loaders to consider for the job.  With more power and control, machine operators are able to increase productivity.

John Deere Wheel Loaders

Those involved in these industries understand that serious productivity demands serious thinking, which is why John Deere works closely with their Customer Advocate Group to understand and innovate what machinery customers really want. This collaboration recently came into play when designing the John Deere 744K-II Wheel Loader, equipped with productive material movers, larger new higher-capacity axles, standard axle cooling, filtration for heavy-duty maneuverability and much more!