Commercial

How to Till a Garden: Tips and Answers to Critical Questions

October 24, 2017

Tilling a garden before planting can allow for critical nutrients to settle in the soil before plants are added. However, the tillage process is gardening is not as straightforward as it may seem, and there are existing common questions about the practice.

how to till a garden

So, let’s take a look at a few of those questions (and answers) as we examine how to till a garden.

John Deere Harvester Works: An Inside Look

October 17, 2017

As the global population continues to expand, crop producers, farm managers, equipment manufacturers, dealers, and others must all work together to maximize farming efficiency and continue to harvest the land for food. Over the years, the harvesting process has evolved, and so too has the equipment that’s used to assist. John Deere is just one of many equipment manufacturers in the industry, but the iconic green and yellow machinery can be found scattered across farms both in the United States and abroad.

So, where exactly is this harvesting equipment produced? John Deere Harvester Works, located in East Moline, Illinois, is one such location.

3 Core Benefits of the John Deere AB485 Air Boom Option

October 10, 2017

Those operating a John Deere F4365 nutrient applicator are likely already aware of the equipment’s ability to take on large-scale fertilizer projects with relative ease. However, that hasn’t stopped Deere from developing even more solutions to improve the dry fertilizer application process.

The latest in this development is the AB485 air boom, which can be easily attached for added efficiency thanks to a number of key features.

John Deere AB485 Air Boom

So, what exactly does the John Deere AB485 air boom have to offer customers that are looking to get even more from their F4365 nutrient applicator? Let’s take a closer look at the benefits to find out more.

John Deere 3025E Attachments for Greater Versatility

October 9, 2017

There are several John Deere 3025E attachments that can turn the compact utility tractor into an even more versatile asset. With the optional iMatch™ Quick-Hitch, several implements can be added to the machine as needed. There is also a wide variety of weights, wheels and lighting attachments for the tractor.

John Deere 3025E

Let’s take a look at some of the options available to John Deere 3025E owners.

Ballast Box

This ballast box can be attached to the John Deere 3025E to carry more ballast, as needed. In turn, operators can achieve greater stability, especially while operating on rugged terrain. A 23-inch high extension can also be added for more capacity.

A Look at the New John Deere XUV835, XUV865, HPX615E, and HPX815E Gators

October 3, 2017

At the end of August 2017, John Deere introduced a number of new additions to the Gator™ family. The new models are the XUV835, XUV865, HPX615E, and HPX815E.

The John Deere HPX615E and HPX815E Gators are ideal for those that work on construction sites or farms where superior hauling and handling are a necessity. The XUV835 and XUV865 models are meant to provide all-day comfort regardless of the conditions or tasks at hand.

John Deere Gator Lineup

Let’s take a closer look at each of the new Gator models and what customers will get should they choose to make an investment.

John Deere X730 Attachments for Additional Versatility

October 2, 2017

John Deere X730 attachments can help you transform your machine into a more versatile, efficient part of your collection. Everything from utility carts to ballast boxes can be used with the John Deere X730 to help you be more productive during the workday.

John Deere X730

Let’s take a look at some of the John Deere X730 attachments you can use on the job.

Ballast Box

A ballast box can be utilized with the John Deere X730 to provide more traction and stability while working on rugged terrain. With the attachment, power is correctly transferred to the ground during operation. Additional stability also translates into more safety for the machine user.

John Deere ROPS: Key Dates and Its Role in Operator Safety

September 26, 2017

When operating heavy machinery such as tractors or earthmoving equipment, accidents can happen. Some of the most dangerous types of accidents when using these pieces of equipment come in the form of rollovers.

While operator precautions should be taken into account at all times, rollovers are sometimes unavoidable. For this reason, John Deere and other equipment manufacturers add rollover protection structures, or “ROPS”, to their machines.

John Deere ROPS

John Deere ROPS History

You may be asking yourself, “when did ROPS burst onto the scene?” Well, in June of 1966, John Deere officially announced the release of its Roll-Gard™ technology. This introduction was instrumental to showcasing the company’s commitment to the safety of all their customers.

John Deere Electric Gator: All the Information You Need to Know

September 19, 2017

As most of us know, John Deere produces gas and diesel-powered equipment of all sizes to get jobs done in agriculture, construction, around the yard, on the golf course, and much more. However, did you know John Deere also produces equipment that’s powered by electricity? One such piece of equipment is the John Deere electric Gator™.

John Deere Electric Gator

Most commonly known as the TE 4×2 Gator, this machine is powered by a 48-V electrical system and includes a number of features that are designed to make work on the property or in other parts of the outdoors a breeze. Let’s take a closer look at some of the features and benefits of the John Deere electric Gator.

Basic Dozer Safety Tips to Consider Throughout Operation

September 18, 2017

While all John Deere equipment is designed with safety in mind, the design itself will not ensure 100% safe operation. The equipment operator can take several steps to ensure dozer safety before, during, and after operation.

Dozer Safety Tips

Here are some steps that should be taken by all dozer operators to ensure they’re kept safe while on the jobsite.

Dozer Safety: Before Operation

  • Buckle the seatbelt before starting the engine. In the case of a rollover, the seatbelt will keep you in place and will allow the ROPS to do its job.

What Is Precision Agriculture and What Are Some John Deere Solutions?

September 12, 2017

Precision agriculture connects people, equipment, and technology in an effort to improve overall efficiency on the farm. With precision agriculture, producers are able to gain more access and control of data to streamline and improve processes from field preparation to the harvest season, and back again.

Precision Agriculture

John Deere offers a number of precision ag products to support the entire farming cycle. Let’s take a closer look at these solutions and how they can improve performance for those that make a living on the land.

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