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As Good as New: Everything You Need to Know about John Deere CPO

High farm incomes in recent years led many United States farmers towards purchasing an abundance of new equipment. As a result, dealers have been left with high inventory levels of used farm equipment because purchases of new large machines often times involve a trade-in of older models.

JD CPO As Good as New: Everything You Need to Know about John Deere CPO

Much like buying a used car, purchasing used agriculture equipment can require an abundance of research and examination prior to the acquisition. John Deere has recognized the increasing number of used machines on dealers’ lots and has put a Certified Pre-Owned Equipment program in place to provide customers with peace of mind and understanding of what they’re getting out of their purchase when they sign on the dotted line. Let’s take a look at the new CPO program at a glance as well as some of the features that make it one-of-a-kind in the used equipment market.

Get Wrapped Up in the John Deere B-Wrap

Who knew that there was a way to get barn-quality hay without actually using the barn? For growers who are rightfully protective over their hay crop, the John Deere B-wrap is the perfect alternative solution to indoor hay storage, shielding from rain, snow and ground moisture. It’s important for growers to understand the purpose and technology behind the B-Wrap, as many benefits can be gained from using it. We are here to answer some of your questions on this new technology.

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Let’s take a deeper look at how the John Deere B-Wrap technology works to protect your hay bales and see what growers are saying about it.

Six Things to Remember Before, During and After Baling Hay

Whether producers are looking to feed a few animals on the farm or supply enough nutrients for large herds during the long winter months, the baling process emerges as a critical step in the haymaking process.

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While hay farming can come in many different shapes and sizes, we’ve decided to offer a few tips that all hay producers should take into consideration before, during, and after the hay baling process. Some things to remember include:

Ready the field for baling

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Green and Yellow for Her: 10 Must-Have John Deere Girls Gifts

Some agriculture enthusiasts are fortunate enough to have a woman in their life that loves the John Deere brand just as much as they do. Not only do they adore using Deere equipment on the farm, but they also enjoy incorporating products in their homes, cars, and closets. For those that have struggled finding this particular person gifts in the past, we’ve put together a list of the top 10 gifts that every John Deere girl must have.

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Whether for a special occasion or no reason at all, there’s no way true John Deere girls won’t appreciate the gift of green, yellow…and pink. Let’s take a look at some unique items to give your lucky girl.

Image Gallery: A Visual Look at Everyday Life on the Farm

Today, it doesn’t take as many farmers as it once did to cover a large number of acres for crop production. Thanks to advancements in technology within offices and aboard agricultural equipment, farmers can ultimately do more with less. However, these advancements present farmers with the challenge of knowing how to operate the technology and manage all parts of the farm from sunrise to sundown.

7R Image Gallery: A Visual Look at Everyday Life on the Farm

As a result, life on the farm for crop producers can be very busy, demanding a great deal both physically and mentally, especially during peak planting and harvesting seasons. To give our readers a better understanding of a farmer’s daily life during these busy times, we’ve put together a photo essay that walks through a typical day on the farm during the peak seasons, enjoy!

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at RDO Auctions with Brian Messerschmidt

RDO Equipment is one of many John Deere dealerships that serve its customers through the use of auctions. While traditional auctions are still very much a major factor in the buying and selling of new and used equipment, the digital age has helped expand the horizons. Thanks to online auctions, equipment-seekers from all corners of the United States (and beyond) can virtually participate in the auction process. To get a better understanding of both in-person and online equipment auctions, we recently sat down with Brian Messerschmidt, auction/call center sales manager at RDO Equipment.

RDO A Behind the Scenes Look at RDO Auctions with Brian Messerschmidt

Standing Out From the Flock with 12 John Deere Twitter Header Photos

With more than 255 monthly active users and 500 million tweets per day, it can be easy for tweets to get buried on feeds, leaving your profile a digital wasteland. Whether you’re trying to grow your follower count or simply add a little spice to your profile, Twitter offers its users the ability to customize their header photo (a 1500 x 500 pixel image that appears at the top of the profile).

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5 Formative Features of the John Deere S690 Combine

During the busy harvesting season, many farmers strive for increased production on the field to ensure that all of their hard work and dedication will be worth it in the end. The John Deere S690 S-Series combine incorporates performance, safety, service and reliability features that make harvesting easier in large crop. With the collaboration of power, grain quality, and efficiency, harvesting can be transformed into a completely new experience.

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Let’s comb through five key features of the John Deere S690 combine that will help farmers become even more efficient and productive on the field.

ProDrive™ Propulsion System

Utilizing 2014 S-Series Combine Technology for Intelligent Harvesting

John Deere agricultural technology has come a long way in recent time, providing producers with digital tools to enhance the overall crop farming process. With the harvesting season beginning in the next few months, producers will likely look to their combine technology to help guide them to a high yield.

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At their most recent product introduction, John Deere introduced a number of new products and capabilities, including enhancements made to S-Series combines. Let’s take a look at the technological features that can be found aboard the 2014 John Deere S-Series combines and how they can assist the crop production process.

Taking a Look from Within: 20 All-Access John Deere Cab Photos

The cabs of tractors and other pieces of agricultural equipment have evolved significantly over the years. What used to be a seat with a few pedals and a steering wheel, has transformed into an office on wheels with gadgets, accessories, comfort features, and much more. These innovations have helped John Deere cabs come a long way, increasing efficiency, productivity, and comfort during those long days in the field.

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While most of us don’t have the opportunity to operate these pieces of equipment on a daily basis, we decided to do the next best thing and put together a 20-photo image gallery from within today’s John Deere cab. Take a few minutes to scroll through this image gallery to see things through a producer’s lens, enjoy!

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