Revisiting Four Notable John Deere Manufacturing Milestones

September 8, 2015

For more than 175 years, John Deere has been manufacturing agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, along with diesel engines, drivetrains used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment. Over the course of nearly 200 years, you could imagine that their factories have hit some interesting manufacturing milestones.

John Deere Manufacturing

In this post, we’ve highlighted four of these John Deere manufacturing milestones that we believe stand out from the pack. Enjoy!

John Deere Turf Care Manufacturing Milestone


A Glance at the New Line of 2016 John Deere Agricultural Products

August 31, 2015

On an annual basis, John Deere agricultural customers and enthusiasts anxiously await the announcement of the next product line. Well, that time has once again come and gone, and we are here to serve up a quick recap of what was unveiled. From new track tractor models to tillage technology, there is certainly a lot to be excited about heading into 2016.


Let’s take a closer look at these new 2016 John Deere products and learn what kind of value each has to offer.

9RX Series Tractors


A Look Inside John Deere Commercial Mower Parts

August 27, 2015

There’s an art to commercial mowing – it requires the right operators, the right equipment and the right parts. You can tighten up your mowing with John Deere commercial mower parts, designed to keep your equipment sharp and lasting for a long time.

Z900 M

We thought it would be helpful to highlight a couple of John Deere commercial mower parts that can help you master the art of mowing. First, we’ll start off with the commercial grade deck belt, used on John Deere Z900 B, M, and R Series Mowers. Enjoy!

Video Gallery: John Deere Gator Comparisons Highlight the Advantage

August 20, 2015

Welcome to the proving grounds, and a center for third party utility vehicle testing and evaluations! This gallery features four videos that will explain the results of a few John Deere Gator comparisons tests, further proving their reliability and uniqueness when compared against industry competition.

john deere gator comparisons

How do the 2015 John Deere XUV825i and 855D stack up against the competition when considering the cargo box, terrain capability, pulling force and turning radius? Browse this video gallery below to find out everything that John Deere Gators can do. Enjoy!

John Deere Gator Comparisons: The Cargo Box

5 John Deere Construction Apps that Build up Productivity

August 10, 2015

Two-thirds of today’s construction equipment operators have an internet enabled phone. Further, 72 percent use mobile apps. Whether you’re part of this majority, or you’re just arriving late to the party, there are a number of John Deere construction apps available that can simplify machine operation and jobsite management.

John Deere Construction

To educate John Deere customers on these options, we’ve put together a list of five apps that are specifically designed to benefit construction equipment owners and operators. Enjoy!

John Deere App Center

John Deere App Center

John Deere Material Handling: Utility Loaders that Get the Job Done

August 6, 2015

According to Merriam-Webster, “utility” is defined as “the quality or state of being useful.” With that definition in mind, John Deere stays true to the meaning with each utility tractor they produce. While Deere’s utility tractors are useful all on their own, the addition of attachments can bring their usefulness to new heights.


When paired together, John Deere tractors and utility loaders are both productive and user friendly. The following pieces of John Deere material handling equipment should be considered for use by those that need to do work on hobby farms, tree nurseries, landscaping, feedlots, dairies and more.

Spotlight on the Fully Loaded John Deere 4520

July 22, 2015

If you’re in the market for a new tractor, you may want to consider what John Deere has to offer. In terms of agriculture, the company is among the leaders of the pack when it comes to equipment and machinery for all types of jobs. The John Deere 4520 is one example of a tractor that can stand the test of time.

Let’s take a look at some of the features that separate it from the competition.

eHydro Transmission

The 4520 has eHydro transmission, which means it has a three-range electronic hydrostatic transmission for more power. It provides high torque on startup and infinite ground speeds, even at full throttle.

10 John Deere Sandbox Toys for Every Fun-Loving Tot

July 20, 2015

When summer rolls around and it’s time for your kids to play outside, you’re going to need some John Deere Sandbox toys to keep them entertained. There are a wide variety of toys to choose from, each with its own unique homage to John Deere.

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Let’s take a look at 10 John Deere Sandbox toys that are sure to put a smile on any child’s face.

1. 21” New Big Scoop John Deere Tractor with Loader

Meet the John Deere RSX860i: Ideal for Both Work and Play

July 15, 2015

At the beginning of July 2015, John Deere announced updates to its Gator lineup with the introduction of the RSX860i model. The John Deere RSX860i is the 2016 edition of the RSX850i high performance utility vehicle, which has been enhanced according to user feedback.

“Every adjustment and addition made to the RSX860i comes as result of our team actively listening to customer feedback,” said Mark Davey, John Deere marketing manager of Gator utility vehicles.

In honor of the updated RSX860i, let’s take a look at some of the key features that put it in the conversation as one of the best utility vehicles on the market.

Answer These 5 Questions Before You Buy a John Deere Gator

July 8, 2015

Taking on projects on the farm or ranch, tackling jobs on the worksite and fulfilling that need for an off-road thrill. Sound like things you might be interested in? Well, each of these aforementioned desires can be achieved with a John Deere Gator on your side.


However, deciding what model is best suited for your specific needs could seem like a bit of challenge. For this reason, we’ve put together a list of five questions to consider when you are looking to buy a John Deere Gator.

What types of terrain will you Gator be conquering?