Commercial

A Brief Overview of the Refreshed John Deere Strategy

March 23, 2017

Over the years, Deere & Company has proactively studied changes in its major global markets to better understand and meet the needs of customers around the world. The company has recently refreshed its strategy to address these changes.

Here, we’ve provided a summary of the revised John Deere Strategy. You can also watch the video below to get Chairman and CEO Sam Allen’s perspective on it.

John Deere Strategy

The Enhanced Features of the John Deere 5R Series Tractors

March 22, 2017

The John Deere 5R Series tractors were introduced to provide customers with easy-to-maneuver machinery for everyday tasks out in the field. They come with increased visibility, loader integration, and more operator comfort than previous models.

John Deere 5R Series

The John Deere 5R Series tractors can also be equipped with the 540R loader for enhanced versatility. Let’s look at the highlights of each of these tractors.

5090R

The 5090R tractor comes with a Final Tier 4 engine to meet emissions standards while providing up to 90 hp of engine power. The Command8™ transmission for premium ground speed also comes standard with this tractor, and it has smooth hydrostatic power steering. Loader joysticks are integrated with the transmission to make gear shifting a breeze.

How to Repair Your Gravel Driveway in 3 Steps

March 21, 2017

Gravel driveways are relatively simple to install and add great country character to those properties that put them in place. However, no matter how hard you work to protect them, heavy storms and other natural events will likely leave you to deal with potholes, depletion, erosion, and more. Don’t let these drawbacks keep you from installing gravel at your property.

Repair Gravel Driveway

Here are some tips to consider when it comes time to repair your gravel driveway.

Previewing OnLink: John Deere and OnGolf’s Golf Course Management Software

March 20, 2017

From selecting the correct nutrients to monitoring weather and maintaining a fleet of equipment, golf course superintendents have a lot to keep up with on a daily basis. With these challenges in mind, John Deere Golf recently partnered with OnGolf™ to develop OnLink, a cloud-based, automated-reporting golf course management software.

John Deere Golf Course Management Software

Let’s take a closer look at OnLink’s features and learn how it can simplify golf course management.

Customer Story: Building Fields for Our Future with John Deere

March 16, 2017

The Fields & Futures Foundation is helping 15 middle schools and high schools in Oklahoma City rebuild 44 athletics fields that have fallen into disrepair. Cimarron Construction has been key in making this project happen with support from John Deere equipment dealers.

John Deere Construction

Overview

In the video below, you’ll learn about how Cimarron Construction put together a plan to rebuild 44 athletics fields that have fallen apart. Not only did they rebuild all of these fields, but they also maintain them after they are up and running.

John Deere 1725C Planter Overview and Key Features

March 15, 2017

The John Deere 1725C planter delivers a wide variety of benefits to its operators. This machine has dual electric motors, a BrushBelt™ delivery system, and a 10mph planting speed for the utmost efficiency. It was also designed with maneuverability in mind, making tasks easier in narrow fields.

John Deere 1725C Planter

Let’s take a look at the key features of the John Deere 1725C planter.

ExactEmerge™ System

The ExactEmerge trench delivery system is designed to maintain accurate speed placement at higher speeds while the machine is in use. This ensures that growers are always working optimally to get the highest crop yields.

An Up-Close Look at the John Deere C850: The Largest Air Cart Yet

March 14, 2017

Small-grain producers are always trying to cover more acres per day. Thanks to the recent introduction of the company’s largest air cart to date, John Deere is aiming to allow producers to do just that with the C850.

John Deere C850 Air Cart

Producers understand when it comes to seeding with an air cart, it’s about more than just capacity. Success is also derived from the technology and productivity-enhancing features. Let’s take a closer look at some of the capabilities that do just that.

A Closer Look at the Features of the John Deere Z335E

March 8, 2017

When it comes to mowers, the John Deere Z335E hosts several features to cater to a wide array of environments. With its 20 horsepower engine and Accel Deep™ mower deck, operators can improve efficiency and productivity on the job.

John Deere Z335E

Let’s take a look at some of the other highlights of the John Deere Z335E and what it can offer to customers.

V-Twin Engine Design

The 20-horsepower engine of the Z335E is designed to provide operators with the power and torque they need for tough mulching, mowing, and bagging. It has an electronic ignition for fast starts and cast-iron sleeves for a longer life. Overhead valves provide better fuel economy, and an oil filter keeps oil clean for an extended period of time.

How to Prepare Large Round Bales for Livestock Feeding

March 7, 2017

Whether your pasture or rangeland is short on hay for feeding due to limited resources or the cold winter months, you’ll want to make sure you have some large round bales available.

Large Round Bales

While hay bales can be used in a number of different ways, they’re primarily leveraged as a resource for feeding cattle where they can’t graze (barren land or inside stables and barns). To properly handle large round bales, farmers and ranchers should consider investing in a tractor, bale unroller, loader, and bale spear. With these pieces of equipment, handling the bales can be done quickly and efficiently (assuming the proper steps are taken).

Managing the Entire Farming Cycle with John Deere Precision Ag Products

March 6, 2017

From planning through harvest, John Deere offers precision ag products that can help producers better manage the farming cycle. These products are compatible with tractors, sprayers, combines, planters, and much more to give production a boost.

Let’s take a look at each step of the farming cycle and break down the Deere precision ag products that are best-suited for each phase.