Forestry

John Deere Mulching Heads: What You Should Know

August 15, 2017

Removing brush, trees, or other material can be a daunting process by hand, especially when the area that needs to be cleared is cumbersome. However, thanks to John Deere mulching heads, this process can be simplified and the path to success can be cleared without obstacles.

John Deere Mulching Head

Let’s take a closer look at how the John Deere Worksite Pro™ mulching heads can be used and the design elements that make them a valuable addition to a fleet of compact construction equipment.

Uses

With a John Deere mulching head, you will gain the ability to:

Video Gallery: The Revolutionary John Deere Intelligent Boom Control

August 10, 2017

John Deere launched Intelligent Boom Control (IBC), taking forestry operations to new heights. With this groundbreaking forwarder technology, controlling the boom is easy and extremely accurate – increasing the smoothness of operation and operator comfort, while at the same time, decreasing strain on the boom and cylinders.

John Deere Intelligent Boom Control

The revolutionary intelligence provides not only increased loading speed, maximized boom control and enhanced operator comfort, but greater productivity, and longer boom-component wear life.

Intelligent Boom Control from John Deere

Key Dates That Drove John Deere Worldwide Expansion

May 29, 2017

Since its inception more than 175 years ago, John Deere has become a globally recognizable brand that now has facilities and offices in more than 30 countries across the world. The wide-spanning presence allows the company to be present where their customers are located so they can meet their needs and requirements.

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While it might seem as if John Deere has been a worldwide brand from the start, there were a number of key events that helped it expand beyond the American shores.

Let’s take a look at some of the key years responsible for some of John Deere’s worldwide growth.

6 John Deere DVDs to Educate Children on Construction and Farming

April 17, 2017

From the John Deere Tractor and Engine Museum to John Deere coloring books, the company offers a number of different fun and interactive ways for kids to learn more about Deere and its equipment.

John Deere Kids Learning

For those that are looking for yet another way to educate children about the green and yellow, there are a number of John Deere DVDs available. To help narrow down the selection process, we’ve assembled a brief list. Enjoy!

All About John Deere for Kids

All About John Deere for Kids DVD

How to Setup & Use John Deere TimberNavi

April 6, 2017

John Deere continues to develop alternative solutions within the ForestSight technology suite. One of our favorite additions to this suite is John Deere TimberNavi – a simple, fully-integrated mapping solution that allows equipment owners and operators to get the most visibility around the land they are harvesting. Ideally, the technology aims to help operators become more productive and efficient in the woods.

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This technology has proven to reduce digital-mapping time by up to 60%. Talk about taking efficiency and productivity to the next level. Whether in the woods or off-site, owners can better manage their fleet of equipment.

A Brief Overview of the Refreshed John Deere Strategy

March 23, 2017

Over the years, Deere & Company has proactively studied changes in its major global markets to better understand and meet the needs of customers around the world. The company has recently refreshed its strategy to address these changes.

Here, we’ve provided a summary of the revised John Deere Strategy. You can also watch the video below to get Chairman and CEO Sam Allen’s perspective on it.

John Deere Strategy

Fan Photo Gallery: Beat the Blizzard with John Deere Snow Equipment

February 9, 2017

Winter isn’t always the most pleasant season, depending on where you live in the country. And, people have many ways of coping with the winter blues. Whether distractions are found with more physical activity, comfort food, reading good books or watching classic movies – having the right snow equipment can certainly make your life easier.

As the harshest winter months arrive and snow begins to accumulate, John Deere fans have begun to bring out their most reliable snow equipment. Homeowners and business owners push forward through snowstorms, regardless of the size, to ensure they aren’t blowing off their profits.

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John Deere Customer Stories: Rewriting Forestry Business Rules

May 12, 2016

With loggers that don’t back down and equipment that won’t let them down, John Deere customers are working hard in the forest every day. Whether they own a forestry business or are in the midst of their forest operations career, there is a lot to be learned and shared.

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The John Deere forestry equipment line was designed with hundreds of hours of input from customers who live and breathe logging. Why? Because they know what works and what doesn’t. Now, it’s time to check back in with some John Deere customers to see how the forestry equipment is being used throughout daily operations.

Learning About John Deere Equipment with the Johnny Tractor Game Pack App

May 2, 2016

As parents, one of the best things you can hear is your kid saying “when I grow up, I want to be just like my dad,” or “when I grow up, I want to be just like my mom.” However, when the parents on the receiving end of these comments are firefighters, construction workers, police officers, teachers, farmers, etc., it may be hard to teach the little ones exactly what it is they do, or what types of tools and equipment they use to get the job done.

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Key Moments in John Deere’s Forestry Equipment History

September 21, 2015

For more than 175 years, John Deere has been producing equipment built on its values of integrity, quality, commitment, and innovation. While the company’s roots lie within agriculture, it has solidified its place in a number of other industries as well, including forestry.

Forestry History

The development of forestry machines only began in the early 1900s, and John Deere was there right from the start, beginning production just before 1950. Let’s take a look at some of the critical moments in time that have helped lead John Deere to its current position in the forestry equipment market.