Agriculture

5 John Deere Crafts that Encourage Child Creativity

November 16, 2015

As the weather turns cool and your family looks for ways to have fun indoors, why not consider some crafts? There are several John Deere crafts that can keep kids occupied while bringing out their inner creativity.

Let’s take a look at five of these crafts that will make you forget about the chilly temperatures outside.

John Deere Classic Tractor Wood Toy Paint Set

This John Deere paint set comes with six different acrylic paints to choose from, allowing little ones to let their artistic talents shine. The tractor itself has moving wheels, meaning it can be played with after it fully dries. Additionally, the set comes with stickers to add extra flair to the tractor before it goes to work. Even adults can appreciate the creative options that come with this model tractor.

Video Gallery: Using the John Deere Operations Center to Improve Production (Part 1)

November 12, 2015

The John Deere Operations Center keeps data flowing to and from each machine in your fleet, offering many benefits. Imagine a grower just completed harvest in one field, and before they even begin in the next field, you have access to the harvest data to analyze with no extra effort required from the operator.

John Deere Operations Center

This harvesting data will allow you to create a more informed nutrient recommendation in just hours. You can wirelessly send the prescription file for that recommendation to be executed immediately by one of your applicators or the grower’s machine. This unique partnership let’s you communicate recommendations, prescriptions and other valuable insights more efficiently than ever before.

Equipment List: John Deere Tillage Parts for Your Field Work

November 11, 2015

When it comes to tilling your fields, you want to ensure that you’re using the most efficient, reliable equipment possible. John Deere tillage parts can help you meet your goals, and they come with a wide range of features to make your job easier.

John Deere Tillage

Chisel Parts

Additional Versatility: With replacement chisel parts (twisted slash points, moldboards, etc.), you can stay moving in the right direction with regards to your primary tillage operation. Additionally, there are two different shovels to choose from for tilling.

24-inch Concave Shovel: This shovel creates “soil ribbons” that tack down residue.

Set Up and Go: 3520 Sugarcane Harvester Videos to Get Started

November 5, 2015

New and exclusive features like the Floating Crop Divider and Contour Basecutter Height Control technology have been incorporated in 2015 3520 Sugarcane Harvesters to reduce soil content and cane loss. To leverage these features on the field, it’s necessary for operators to understand how to set them up and adjust them accordingly.

3520 Sugarcane Harvesters

For this reason, we’ve put together a video gallery explaining the set up process for key features in Deere’s 3520 Sugarcane Harvesters. Before you know it, you’ll be reaping the benefits of lower soil content, reduced cane loss, and minimum soil disturbance. Enjoy!

Recent Examples of John Deere Dealers Giving Back

November 3, 2015

Good people doing good things in their local communities. That describes what I see when I look at implement dealers around the country.

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Yes, they sell new and used farm machinery. Yes, they provide the much needed around the clock service their farmer customers need and rely on. Yes, they have become trusted advisors to their farm customers on all the latest technological advances in equipment.

But dealers do more.

Key Tips for John Deere Tractor Storage

November 2, 2015

Once you invest in a John Deere tractor, you’re going to want to take care of it. Maintenance is essential to keeping your machinery in working order for years to come, but proper storage tactics should be taken seriously as well.

John Deere Tractors

That being said, here are some tractor storage tips you can take into account, as well as ways to keep your equipment operational over time.

Proper Coverage

Coverage is important when considering a tractor storage location, especially for the harsh winter months. A tractor cover can help, as long as it is not plastic. Plastic covers reduce air circulation, which can cause machinery problems over time. Ideally, you should try to choose a tractor storage location that does not experience dramatic temperature fluctuations.

Video Gallery: Overviews of 2015 John Deere Gators

October 29, 2015

The well-known and well-liked John Deere Gator is an all-purpose utility vehicle that incorporates a variety of innovative features to take productivity across all terrains the next level.

2015 John Deere Gator

For more than 25 years, John Deere has been evolving the utility vehicle. Today, there are more than 16 models of utility vehicles for customers to choose from, each embodying unique features and capabilities. Whether on a job site, farm or at home, these 2015 John Deere Gators offer the productivity and reliability needed to succeed.

5 Core E-Series John Deere Compact Track Loader Features

October 28, 2015

When designing the E-Series Compact Track Loaders, John Deere listened to their customers’ opinions to include a number of features that make the day smoother and more productive.

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The four E-Series John Deere Compact Track Loader models (319E, 323E, 329E, and 333E) differ, but are built on some common core elements. Let’s take a look a closer look.

New John Deere Equipment for 2016: A Visual Guide

October 22, 2015

Whether you’re a farmer looking for equipment to better assist your harvesting needs, or you’re an agriculture enthusiast interested in learning about new innovations, this visual guide will be of interest to you!

You can certainly learn about new John Deere equipment offerings by reading through press releases and product brochures. However, we thought it would be effective to put together a visual guide, offering photos and information about new John Deere equipment for 2016. Enjoy!

4-Track 9RX Series Tractors

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Four new John Deere 9RX Tractor models, ranging from 470 to 620 horsepower, feature a large, powerful undercarriage and track system. These models were designed to provide operators with superior strength, durability, and better ride quality, even when handling large implements in the field.

The John Deere 8020 Series: Key Features and Benefits

October 21, 2015

More power to the ground, a comfortable ride and greater overall productivity are some of the highlights found within the John Deere 8020 Series, making them popular tractor models for those that are looking for a workhorse in the field.

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Let’s take a deeper dive into the 8020’s features and benefits that make it a popular option in the used tractor market.