Agriculture

Fun Facts and History of the John Deere Corn Sheller

November 7, 2017

Whether we are aware of it or not, corn is present in nearly all aspects of most Americans’ daily lives. Sure, we know people and livestock enjoy consuming it directly as a food source. But, did you know it’s also used as a resource for the production of starches, sweeteners, beverage (and industrial) alcohol, and fuel ethanol? And of course, it can be used as a high-quality animal bedding material as well.

Corn in Truck

While the uses for corn continue to evolve, one thing remains constant: cob collection. Let’s take a closer look at the history of corn cob collection and John Deere’s entry into the corn sheller market.

Cattle Farming Attachments to Increase Your Productivity

November 6, 2017

When you’re cattle farming, you know how important it is to have the right equipment to tackle all of the tasks out in the field. Thankfully, John Deere offers a wide array of attachments for your cattle farming machinery. Everything from buckets to forks can be used with your equipment to turn it into a more versatile solution.

Let’s take a look at some of the cattle farming attachments you can start using immediately.

Twitter Gallery: 40 Inspiring #Harvest17 Moments Captured by John Deere Fans

November 2, 2017

It’s back, the most important and crucial time of the year, also known as harvesting season. With one of the most labor-intensive parts of the year fully underway, we want to take the time to recognize everyone’s hard work and dedication.

This year, we gathered thousands of photos through the use of the #Harvest17 hashtag. Not only do we want to acknowledge the work that goes into the season, but we want to share the inspiration we feel through each of these images.

So we encourage you to appreciate the hard work, dedication and feel inspired by these amazing photos below.

Examining the Highlights of the John Deere S770

November 1, 2017

The John Deere S770 is a combine that agricultural professionals will want if they strive to improve their productivity and efficiency out in the field. This machine comes with a variety of features, such as ActiveYield™ and Combine Advisor™ to make it a more effective piece of equipment during the harvesting process.

John Deere S770

Let’s take at some of the other highlights of the John Deere S770.

Variable-Stream Rotor

This machine has a variable-stream rotor, specifically designed to handle tough material. The rotor is designed to smooth crop flow and maximize throughput. The longer rotor taper improves material handling, and the transport vanes can be electrically adjusted as needed. The vane angle can be changed directly from inside of the cab.

Must-Have Items to Complete Your Ultimate John Deere Garage

October 31, 2017

Have you ever gone to visit a friend, relative, or neighbor, and discovered a themed garage that made you want one of your own? We certainly have. Luckily for us (and you), John Deere offers a number of different items that can be purchased to help decorate your garage and fill it with items from the brand you love.

John Deere Garage

In this post, we’ve broken down the list of items into various categories that can be found throughout any garage.

John Deere 5075E Attachments for Additional Versatility

October 30, 2017

The John Deere 5075E is a utility tractor that can be used for a wide range of jobs out in the field. Regardless of the task at hand, the 5075E can help you work quickly and efficiently.

John Deere 5075E

Let’s take a look at some of the John Deere 5075E attachments that can add more versatility to the machine.

Engine Coolant Heater Kit

This attachment is essential for tractor owners who work in a cold climate. The kit comes with a screw-in type 120-volt element designed to heat the coolant. In turn, the engine is warmed up for more efficient start-up in cold weather. There is also better lubrication at startup, which reduces engine wear over time. Keep in mind that a battery with a minimum of 925 CCA is required.

Video Gallery: John Deere Spray Nozzle Options to Consider

October 26, 2017

John Deere’s spraying solutions have been designed to redefine and reinvent spraying accuracy, efficiency, and overall performance. The nozzles are so advanced and so revolutionary that they have become a part of the long line of accessories known as “Technozzlegy.” John Deere offers spray nozzles for a variety of different pressures, flow rates and spray patterns. These nozzles are even equipped to fit any spray application.

John Deere Spray Nozzles

John Deere Boots for Hard-Working Men and Women

October 25, 2017

Whether you’re a rancher, agricultural producer, or simply spend an ample amount of time outdoors, John Deere boots can help you take on the demands of the job. There is a wide variety of John Deere Boots to choose from, and they come in several different styles to suit your taste. Let’s take a look at the selection from Deere.

Women’s 10” Tan WCT Waterproof Pull-On Boot

Tan John Deere Boot

This waterproof boot is perfect if you’re going to be working in mud, or need a pair of boots for all weather conditions. It also has as moisture-wicking nylon lining.

Video Gallery: The John Deere ExactApply Nozzle Control System (Part 2)

October 19, 2017

There is finally a way to cover more of your crop with better precision, making sure every droplet does its job. Even around tight corners, you can now have better consistency on all speed ranges so you can spray more acres in less time. ExactApply™ puts you in control with its integrated technology all from the command arm display.

John Deere ExactApply

Most sprayers’ pulse rates are just 10 times a second, but with ExactApply, you get 30 pulses per second, tripling that of the average sprayer. With a consistent spray pressure, and setting the technology to automatically vary the rate across the entire boom, you greatly reduce input cost and avoid possible crop damage.

The Highlights of a John Deere Round Baler from the 0 Series

October 18, 2017

John Deere has introduced the 0 Series Round Balers to give customers more options when it comes to handling bales on the job. With a John Deere round baler from this line, operators will be able to strategically move bales as necessary, reducing excessive field travel.

John Deere Round Balers

Let’s take a look at the key features of the balers from the 0 Series Round Baler line.

Vertical Forming Chamber

The vertical forming chamber is designed to maintain uniform bale density. Incoming hay is tightly compressed into dense layers for a tight, solid bale.