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Addressing Small Field Needs with the R4023 Sprayer

June 3, 2015

Fields that require application attention are not limited to large, square shapes. Often times, producers find themselves out in smaller, odd-shaped fields with crops that are starving for application. Primarily with this thought in mind and adhering to customer feedback, John Deere recently announced the R4023 Sprayer along with a number of other agriculture, turf and farm products.

R4023 in Field

Let’s take a closer look at some of the key features that make the R4023 a welcomed addition to Deere’s 4 Series Sprayer family.

Machinery Pete: 100 HP Tractors Holding Value in Used Tractor Market

May 29, 2015

The hottest segment of the used tractor market the past two years? That would be smaller horsepower models.

The mountain of auction sale prices I’ve been compiling for nearly 26 years supports this trend. A recent example came from a nice farm auction in east-central Wisconsin on April 23, 2015.

Sold for $23,000 on April 23, 2015 farm auction in eastern Wisconsin

On this sale was a John Deere 6603 2WD tractor with 803 hours on it (pictured above). It was a “one owner” tractor in very good condition. It sold for $23,000. Pretty strong price for a 2WD model I thought.

Video Gallery: 5 Inspirational John Deere Turf Care Stories

May 28, 2015

Every field has a story, whether in California, North Carolina or Washington, D.C. All over the country, one field after another, field maintenance crews are using John Deere turf care equipment to take on all kinds of challenges. Because each field has unique needs, there’s no one-size-fits-all solution to tackling tough turf jobs. However, with the proper team and turf equipment, the grass doesn’t always need to be greener on the other side.

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We’ve put together a video gallery sharing some of our favorite John Deere turf care stories to inspire you to take on each turf challenge with confidence. Enjoy!

10 Farm Clothing Items You Need for This Summer

May 27, 2015

When you have a long list of tasks to do outside, you’re going to want to make sure that you’re dressed appropriately. In the summer, this means outfitting yourself in farm clothing that keeps you cool, comfortable and ready to take on the job.

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Here are some options from John Deere to consider as you prepare for the warm weather.

John Deere Men’s Grey Short Sleeve Pocket T-Shirt with Logo

This shirt has a convenient pocket to hold your business cards or a pen for when you need it. It also has a sharp John Deere logo on the pocket itself.

12 Attachments to Add to Your John Deere EZtrak Mower

May 26, 2015

Those who own or have come across a John Deere EZtrak mower understand they are incredibly simple to operate, yet they also get the job done. However, the mowing process can be enhanced even further thanks to a number of available EZtrak mower attachments.

EZtrak Mowers

To showcase some of these attachments, we’ve put together a list that provides a short description of each. Enjoy!

15-Gallon Sprayer

15-Gallon Sprayer

Utilize this 15-gallon sprayer attachment to apply a variety of liquids, including liquid fertilizer, weed killer, tree spray, de-icer and more. The sprayer’s boom sprays a 60-in. swath and a 19-foot hose and wand has the ability to spot spray lawns and shrubs. Available for Z400s and Z600s.

What is Machine Sync & How Can It Improve Planting and Harvesting?

May 20, 2015

What is the value of timely field operations? With John Deere Machine Sync’s new and expanded solutions, producers are able to optimize equipment performance during these critical windows. While planting used to be about one operator with one machine, it’s now about multiple machines with multiple operators. For this reason, machine-to-machine communication is critical to optimizing planting performance.

Machine Sync

The functionality of the Machine Sync application moves beyond just harvesting automation and logistics. The new features include coverage map sharing and guidance line sharing, making it easy for multiple machines to operate in the same field while giving each other immediate access to important data that will help improve efficiency.

Exploring the John Deere Emissions Journey

May 18, 2015

When the John Deere engineering team gets to work, they strive towards production with integrity. Deere’s machines are built from the ground up as a complete solution for their intended use, which is why they design their machines as a complete vehicle. Many of their machines feature their own engine, drivetrain, hydraulics, cooling system, and more, allowing components to work together because they were designed together.

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With decades of experience in the off-highway diesel engine business, Deere is always researching and developing construction and forestry engines that meet strict emissions standards.

Uplifting Construction Productivity with John Deere Backhoes

May 13, 2015

After collecting input from customers and taking their feedback into consideration, John Deere announced in April 2015 that it had refreshed its L-Series backhoes. The new John Deere backhoes are built off of the performance of its K-Series predecessors.

The updated lineup of John Deere L-Series backhoes consists of six new models — the 310L EP, 310L, 310SL, 310SL HL, 315SL and 410L. Each of these backhoes is constructed at the John Deere world-class facility in Dubuque, Ia. These machines can handle a wide variety of jobs, including pipe placement, trench digging and material movement.

10 Eye-Catching John Deere Home Items

May 11, 2015

Any fan of John Deere is ready and willing to show agricultural pride. Luckily, there are several John Deere home items you can use to decorate your living space. With products from John Deere, every room will remind you of why you love the farming lifestyle. Check out these 10 eye-catching items from the industry leader.

1. John Deere Scented Candle – Fresh Cut Grass

This candle is made to smell exactly like freshly cut grass. It is composed of all natural soy coconut wax, and it has a beautiful John Deere logo on the front.

MachineFinder Product Spotlight: John Deere Crawler Loaders

May 6, 2015

Construction workers who are looking for machinery that can make multitasking easier out on the job site may want to consider adding John Deere Crawler Loaders to their fleet. This equipment is designed to make everything from loading trucks to backfilling easier and more efficient.

John Deere 755K

Premium visibility, spacious cabs, easy-to-operate controls, high-torque diesel engines, and full-featured hydrostatic drivetrains help improve the processes required to complete a variety of projects. Let’s take a closer look at three K-Series John Deere Crawler Loader options.

John Deere 605K Crawler Loader