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The History of John Deere Sprayer Production: 1930 to 2016

February 2, 2017

For more than 80 years, John Deere has been providing spraying equipment to American farmers looking to efficiently provide nutrients to their crops. While the technology has advanced significantly, the premise has remained unchanged; keep up with customer demands and stay on the cutting-edge.

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So, how did we get to where we are today? In this video, you’ll have a chance to look back in time and revisit some of the most monumental moments of John Deere sprayer innovation.

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With this timeline of John Deere sprayer development, you’ll see how far we’ve come. Enjoy!

How to Plant a Wildflower Meadow in 4 Steps

January 24, 2017

The land that we live on is naturally beautiful, but there may be some spots of your property that you’d like to provide a boost to in terms of visual appearance. While there are a number of ways that you could pursue this, planting a wildflower meadow might be one of the prettiest when completed.

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You might be asking yourself, “how exactly do I do this?” We’re here to help.

Here’s how to plant a wildflower meadow successfully in four steps:

How to Make Garden Soil That’s Better Than Your Neighbor’s

January 10, 2017

Even though winter weather is still in full force, the spring season is just a couple months away. With this in mind, it’s not too early to start thinking about ways to improve your garden this year. Constructing a strong garden is much like construction a home or building, with the foundation being the starting point for building up. When it comes to gardening, the soil is the foundation.

How to Make Garden Soil

Here are some steps to consider as you look for ways to make great garden soil this season.

  1. Test the soil
  2. Apply soil improvement products
  3. Till the garden

Our Top 15 MachineFinder Facebook Posts in 2016

December 29, 2016

As we approach the New Year, we’d like to take a moment to reflect on 2016 and the progress made in the agriculture industry. We know it was another busy year for many farmers, growers, and producers as we’ve seen much of the hard work that went into the planting and harvesting seasons across our fans’ social media profiles.

Not only is our Facebook page an important channel for our online marketing efforts, it also provides us with an outlet to stay connected with our valued customers and John Deere fans.

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John Deere Snowmobile History: A Production Timeline

December 27, 2016

While John Deere is best known for its production of agricultural, construction, forestry, and lawn care equipment, the company has not always been focused solely on these markets. In fact, there was a span throughout most of the 1970s when John Deere produced snowmobiles.

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Let’s take a look at some of the key dates and milestones relating to John Deere’s snowmobile history.

15 John Deere Winter Hats to Keep You Warm This Winter

December 14, 2016

The winter weather has never been known to keep John Deere customers and fans indoors. Thanks to a number of different John Deere winter hats, those that live to be outside can do so in comfort.

Whether you’re looking to buy a hat for yourself or as a gift for the upcoming holiday season, we have you covered. Here are some options:

 

Charcoal Cuffed Beanie With Patch

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John Deere fans can keep warm with this thick material hat that features a rubber logo patch on the front.

Ladies Multi-Stripe Cuffed Beanie

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Video Gallery: Facing Real Situations With John Deere Virtual Reality

December 8, 2016

John Deere leverages virtual reality with its Operator Training Simulators. These are a cost-effective and safe way to train both future and existing operators in a “hands on” setting.

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With the John Deere training simulator, operators experience extremely realistic lessons to learn the proper techniques, control, and procedures on the virtual job site.

To better explain the features and benefits of John Deere simulators, we wanted to share this video with you. Here you will see a real-life example of a construction company utilizing virtual reality as part of their training process.

10 Mighty Movers Toys for Any Little John Deere Fan

December 5, 2016

Mighty Movers are the perfect toy for any John Deere fan who wants to get a taste of the agricultural world.

Whether your little one has a birthday coming up or you want to provide a treat for the holidays, consider one of these Mighty Movers toys.

1. John Deere Mighty Movers Bullpen Excape Playset

John Deere Mighty Movers Bullpen Excape PlaysetThis Mighty Mover toy is ideal for any little one who loves action. The bull can be launched through the bales of hay for endless entertainment.

2. John Deere Mighty Mover Tractor with Loader

John Deere Mighty Mover Tractor with Loader

10 John Deere Home Decor Items to Add to Your Collection

October 31, 2016

There are few brands across today’s industries that have a fan base as loyal as John Deere. Chances are, you have a relative, friend, or friend of a friend that’s a John Deere fan. Sometimes, these fans want to show their love for the brand in more ways than equipment purchases, and for this reason, John Deere offers a number of items for sale to do just that.

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Those who want to show their passion for Deere within their living space can purchase a number of pieces of John Deere home decor. Whether you want to buy a piece of decor for yourself or someone else who loves the brand, here’s a list of items to consider:

40 Unforgettable #Harvest16 Moments Captured by John Deere Fans

October 27, 2016

Harvesting season is a busy time for dedicated farmers and agriculture enthusiasts around the country. As we approach the end of harvest 2016, we think it’s especially important to take a step back and admire all of the labor that goes into the season.

With each year that passes, we witness loyal John Deere fans outdo themselves with even more beautiful action shots from the field. For those of you who haven’t been following along on Twitter, we’ve gone ahead and created a photo gallery for you.