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Video Gallery: Using the John Deere Operations Center to Improve Production (Part 3)

November 9, 2017

Within the John Deere Operations Center, you can collect data, analyze it more efficiently and enable a single sign-on for multiple applications. This can all be done while managing machinery information and tracking farm operations. By collecting this information, you are able to make quicker and smarter decisions and share helpful information with your advisors. Deere’s goal behind this technology is easy – they want to help you make and save more money year after year.

John Deere Operations Center

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.

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.

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.

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 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 Golf Accessories to Add Flair to Your Game

September 5, 2017

Before heading out for a round, golfers have to select an outfit and gather their various accessories. From golf balls to ball markers, to tees, there are a number of different items to consider. For those golfers that love the John Deere brand, there are a number of different options to consider.

Here are some John Deere golf accessories to consider before heading out for a day or weekend on the links. Enjoy!

John Deere Golf Balls

John Deere Golf Balls

Make Every Drop Count with John Deere ExactApply Nozzle Control

August 3, 2017

We’d like to introduce the ExactApply™ Nozzle Control System that John Deere launched in an effort to help sprayer operators and owners cover more crops with better precision to make sure that every drop counts. There are a variety of features that operators will benefit from, and we’ll certainly be covering each of these in the content to follow.

John Deere ExactApply

To get started, here’s a brief overview of what you can expect from John Deere’s ExactApply system:

  • Get triple the pulse rate modulation than other solutions
  • Deliver a more consistent droplet size from each nozzle at all sprayer speed ranges

Excavator Safety Tips for Before, During, and After Operation

August 1, 2017

While there are many safety features on John Deere excavators, there’s no guarantee they will always get the job done. Good judgment is always required to make full use of the features and ensure the safety of yourself and others around you.

Excavator Safety

Here are some excavator safety tips you should consider when putting the equipment to work.

Excavator Safety Tips: Before Operation

  • Seat belts are provided for comfort and security.
  • Before going to work, be sure the mirrors are clean and set properly.
  • Make a quick check of the controls. Be sure the control levers are operating properly.

John Deere Relative Flow Blockage System: Everything You Need to Know

July 27, 2017

The John Deere 1870 Air Hoe Seeder includes a variety of core features for precision placement and depth, and pressure control. But, one of the most exciting features is the Relative Flow blockage system that lets operators monitor the relative flow rate of seed and fertilizer right from the cab.

John Deere Relative Flow

Unfortunately, blockage in the air hoses happens periodically. When a problem develops, having the ability to catch these blockages early will ultimately help prevent a small problem from turning into a larger one. Relative Flow blockage from John Deere allows customers to monitor seed flow from one essential page.