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Video Gallery: Live with John Deere at GIE Expo 2014

December 11, 2014

In case you haven’t already heard, the GIE Expo 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky was an excellent opportunity for manufacturers to show off their latest and greatest equipment to attendees from all over the world. With over 750 exhibits distributed across the huge Kentucky Exposition Center, there was much to be seen and learned at this annual event.

GIE Expo 2014

For attendees, this event offers a chance to gain knowledge about the agriculture industry, with agriculture equipment exhibits, educational seminars and networking opportunities to meet and learn from key industry influencers. The event spread across 500,000 square feet inside the exposition center and also lingered on the turf area outside, with 19 acres of outdoor demonstrations and test-driving. Numerous seminars aimed to help attendees become more educated about ways to boost efficiency and their bottom line.

5 Key Features that Fuel the Popularity of the John Deere 8530

December 10, 2014

The John Deere 8530 Row Crop Tractor, which rolled units out of Waterloo from 2006 to 2009, remains an extremely popular piece of equipment for customers in row crop applications who demand re-configurable product solutions for flexibility across a wide-range of applications.

John Deere 8530

Deere’s 8030 Series Tractors are each built to provide ease of use and power and efficiency in broad-acre applications and the 8530 fits this mold to the fullest. Let’s take a look at some of the features and capabilities of the John Deere 8530 that make it a popular choice among producers nearly a decade after its introduction.

Looking Back at 7 Memorable John Deere Commercials

December 4, 2014

John Deere commercials have a way of getting customers excited and making them feel more connected to the brand. Actually, it’s much more than being connected to the brand; it’s about being engaged with their unique lifestyles. Whether it be agriculture, construction or forestry, John Deere customers are passionate about what they do. With powerful machines and beautiful outdoor scenery, these commercials can really “wow” someone. But, the craziest part is that these commercials just incorporate everyday happenings in their customer lives and still seem to be so thrilling. So, the question here is, are John Deere commercials really that creative or are Deere fans just living especially exciting lives?

Preparing for Winter: How to Install Tire Chains on John Deere Equipment

December 3, 2014

With December fast approaching, winter weather is something that farmers and other landowners are going to need to prepare for sooner rather than later. Slippery conditions can be problematic for tractors, even those that are designed for durability. While some tires may be exempt to this condition, others may need a little help in the form of chains.

John Deere snow tires

Tire chains can be easily installed and provide an adequate amount of traction during slippery conditions. Here is a brief tutorial on how to install tire chains onto your tires before Old Man Winter arrives.

1. Drape the chain over the tire.

Interview with Michael Jordan, Mississippi Ag and Arkansas Ag: John Deere Dealer Spotlight

December 1, 2014

The harvesting season is one of the busiest times of the year for John Deere dealers around country. Have you ever wondered how dealerships handle the influx of customers looking for new equipment, parts, service, and additional information as harvesting season arrives? Look no further, as we take a closer look at life at a John Deere dealership during this time.

Mississippi Ag and Arkansas Ag Logo

Last week, we spoke with Casey Seymour, of PrairieLand Partners. Today, we will provide a recap of a conversation we had (October, 17) with Michael Jordan, used equipment manager at Mississippi Ag and Arkansas Ag. Excerpts from our conversation can be found below:

Elevating Operation Efficiency with 6 John Deere GreenStar Products

November 26, 2014

Agricultural management solutions continue to help farmers reduce input and labor costs, increase efficiency and better manage their resources. John Deere is at the forefront, revolutionizing the farming industry with its precision products, helping farmers implement technology into their strategies. Here are six John Deere displays, receivers and RTK radios that can change the way farmers do business.

1. GreenStar 3 2630 Display

John Deere GreenStar 3 2630 Display

The John Deere GreenStar 3 2630 Display provides easy information-transfer with a USB stick, and it has a touch screen with quicker operating speed. It also has compatibility with several AMS and JDLink components to enable remote support and machine monitoring.

Video Gallery: Building an Empire with John Deere Construction Simulators

November 25, 2014

Until now, training operators on construction equipment has not been easy or cheap. Enter: John Deere simulators. These training simulators are a cost-effective, safe, and efficient solution to train new operators in a risk-free environment. With highly detailed and realistic lessons, new operators will learn the proper techniques, machine controls and safe operations in a virtual job site.

John Deere simulators for excavators, crawler dozers, wheel loaders and more are completely customer-driven. They incorporate real-world situations, job site hazards, safety violations, hand signals, equipment damage, budget based scoring, and replica machine controls to effectively train operators.

Interview with Casey Seymour, PrairieLand Partners: John Deere Dealer Spotlight

November 24, 2014

The harvesting season is one of the busiest times of the year for John Deere dealers around country. Store floors become flooded with customers looking for new equipment, parts, service, and additional information that could benefit their operation. If it weren’t for these dealerships, and their hard-working employees, our nation’s crop producers would likely face a number of insurmountable challenges.

Casey Seymour

Video Gallery: Getting Tactical with the John Deere e23 Transmission

November 20, 2014

In 2013, John Deere announced that 7R series tractors would be made available with a newly innovated e23 transmission. This was a noteworthy milestone for operators, as it would give them the ability to preset their working speeds and become even more effective throughout their daily tasks. A system with 23 forward and 11 reverse speeds that is fully equipped with Efficiency Manager, helps operators save on fuel and keep engine RPMs at the most efficient speed by automatically shifting up and throttling back.

John Deere e23

5 Reasons to Invest in the John Deere X758 Signature Series Tractor

November 19, 2014

If you’re in the market for a new or used tractor, by now, you know John Deere has a wide selection available – but how do you choose from its array of efficient, reliable tractors?

John Deere X758

One model you might want to consider is the John Deere X758 Signature Series Tractor. Here are five features that will have you confident in investing in this tractor.

1. Full length welded steel frame