Residential

Getting Ready for Spring with John Deere Safety Tips

March 2, 2015

Spring is just around the corner, meaning there’s no better time to refresh yourself with some John Deere safety tips to keep you and your family safe during the most active months for machinery owners.

John Deere Safety

Whether you’re a new John Deere equipment owner or you’ve been using it for years, safety should always be a priority.

Clothing Safety

Clothing

Clothing may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of safety, but consider this – your shirts, shoes and pants are all susceptible to accidentally getting caught in the machinery you use.

15 Interesting John Deere Tractor Facts to Sharpen Your Knowledge

February 4, 2015

John Deere has been producing its iconic green and yellow tractors for nearly a century. During this time, the company has seen the success of its “Waterloo Boy” model evolve into a global production entity. Along the way, there have been a number of company “firsts” and exciting new innovations.

Waterloo Boy

While the long and rich history of Deere’s tractor production has yielded many interesting tidbits of information, we’ve taken some time to pick out 15 John Deere tractor facts that we thought would add to an enthusiast’s already expansive Deere knowledge bank. Enjoy, and don’t forget to share with your friends!

5 John Deere Replacement Parts to Keep Your Mower Buzzing

January 21, 2015

The lawn mower is one of the hardest working pieces of lawn equipment, yet owners often fail to realize the importance of preserving it with regular maintenance. If you want your mower to live a long life, it’s essential to regularly replace any parts necessary and the winter presents a great time to do so.

john deere replacement parts

There are several John Deere replacement parts to help owners preserve the life of their equipment. This lineup includes genuine belts, blades, filters and accessories for the John Deere 100 or select series lawn tractors (EZtrak or ZTrak residential mowers; walk-behind mowers; snow throwers; and multipurpose gators).

John Deere Innovation: 10 Revolutionary Products from 2014

January 14, 2015

This year has been full of John Deere innovation, and as 2015 looms closer, it’s worth taking a look back at some of the biggest news of the past 12 months. John Deere has revealed new products, upgraded existing ones, and made life substantially easier for agriculture and construction professionals. Here are 10 of the most significant John Deere announcements of 2014.

1. John Deere 190G W and 230G W Excavators

190G W

These two new excavators were announced in early December, bringing cutting edge equipment and mobility to the world of construction. The excavators feature a 159 hp certified Interim Tier 4 Isuzu engine and a hydraulic engine management system.

Simplifying the Buying Process with the John Deere Product Selector

January 7, 2015

Deciding on the perfect piece of equipment to add to your fleet can be a daunting task. The region where the work is being done, business type, and application are all critical factors in the buying process. To alleviate some of the stress this process can bring upon decision makers, John Deere introduced a Product Selector Tool that originally focused on residential and commercial mowing equipment, as well as small tractors.

John Deere Mowers

Since its introduction, the tool has become a helpful solution for those looking to make a purchase and Deere has added an additional product line to its functionality; nutrient application. To better illustrate how the John Deere Product Selector works, we’ve put together a step-by-step process as if we were going to purchase a nutrient applicator.

10 Must-Attend Agricultural Shows for 2015

January 5, 2015

During the winter when you aren’t riding around the farm on your John Deere tractor, you might find yourself with a little extra free time. That being said, there are plenty of agricultural shows that you can put in your calendar to stay busy.

Show Floor

We’ve take the time to put together a list of 10 events that you won’t want to miss this off-season. Enjoy!

2015 Quad Cities Farm Equipment Show

2015 Quad Cities Farm Show

When: January 18 – 20, 2015

Where: QCCA Expo Center, Rock Island, Ill.

4 Key Features of the John Deere 3320 that Justify a Purchase

December 23, 2014

Those looking to purchase a John Deere tractor in the mid-chassis compact utility tractor market often times look for a piece of equipment that is high-quality, powerful, easy-to-use and cost-efficient. Each of these value can be attributed to the John Deere 3320.

John Deere 3320

Serving as the ideal tractor for residential, commercial, governmental and agricultural users, the 3320 wraps convenience and power into one model, enabling 365 days of production. Let’s take a look at some of the 3320’s key features that make it a popular selection among those looking for a compact utility tractor.

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?

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

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