What Is a Grooming Mower and How Should It Be Used?

May 9, 2017

Grooming mowers commonly feature two or three spindles that allow operators to cut sports fields, public areas, lawns, and other large areas that need to be manicured. These durable implements reduce mowing time without sacrificing performance.

Grooming Mower

Now that we know what a grooming mower is, let’s take a closer look at some of the steps that should be taken when putting it to work.

1. Inspect the Turf Area

Not all turf areas are the best fit for a grooming mower to pass through. However, if you have a large turf area that’s wide enough for the grooming mower to operate, it can be a great piece of equipment to use when trying to keep the grass neat and sharply cut in a timely manner.

The History of John Deere Riding Mowers: 1960s to 2000s

May 8, 2017

With more than 50 years of history in producing riding mowers, John Deere has introduced hundreds of models that have played a significant role in the evolution of our lawn and garden equipment today. When looking at a John Deere riding mower, many questions arise like – What year was it produced? How did the technology evolve? Is there a larger model available? Which one is right for me?

john deere riding mower

It would certainly be difficult to address all of these questions for every riding mower model that has ever existed. However, we wanted to put together this series to help you get a better understanding of the history behind John Deere riding mowers.

Everything You Need to Know about John Deere HD200 and HD300 SelectSpray

May 4, 2017

If you’re looking to take your spraying to the next level with more options and flexibility, the John Deere SelectSpray Series is worth considering. Both the HD200 and HD300 models aim to provide customers with more choices than other sprayer lines.

Some of these essential options include the choice of a high-quality centrifugal or diaphragm pump, a 200- or 300-gallon tank, and an advanced automatic or reliable manual rate controller. This specialty equipment provides extra flexibility by allowing you to use your ProGator for more than spraying. Quickly and easily detach the sprayer to use your utility vehicle for other operations on the course.

Taking a Closer Look at the Highlights of the John Deere X738

May 3, 2017

As you look to simplify maintenance on your property, you may want to consider the John Deere X738 to take care of all of your yard tasks. This mower is designed to handle a wide variety of terrain without compromising on maneuverability or durability.

John Deere X738

Let’s take a look at the key features of the John Deere X738 and why it may be the best choice for your needs.

What Is a Root Grapple and How Is It Used?

May 2, 2017

Root grapples are tractor loader attachments that can be added to equipment for lifting, stacking, moving, pushing, loading, or unloading heavy-duty materials.

Root Grapple

While a root grapple can be used for a variety of tasks, they’re especially useful when it comes to moving large piles of brush that are collected around the property. Let’s take a look at some of the steps you should consider taking when using a root grapple to take on brush.

John Deere Operator Training Simulators FAQ

May 1, 2017

Across industries, training is often required before starting the job. Working with heavy machinery like farming or construction equipment should be no different, and for this reason, John Deere offers a number of operator training simulators.

John Deere Operator Training Simulator

What are they? How do they work? These are some of the most common questions. With this in mind, let’s take a closer look at some of the most frequently asked questions (and answers) when it comes to John Deere operator training simulators.

Everything You Need to Know about the John Deere 2653B Mower

April 27, 2017

No matter how you cut it, there are certain pieces of mowing equipment that make for more successful operations. Whether you’re a new John Deere 2653B Mower owner or you’re just looking to freshen up your skills, we’ve put together some information to consider throughout your daily operations and as you take on equipment maintenance.

John Deere 2653B

Check out the video below to learn almost everything you need to know when it comes to operating and maintaining the John Deere 2653B Mower. Enjoy!

The John Deere 2653B Mower

A Closer Look at the Features of the John Deere Z915E Mower

April 26, 2017

The John Deere Z915E is a part of the E Series line of mowers and offers a number of essential features. This mower is specifically designed for durability, and it comes with 7-Iron™ II mower decks for top cut quality.

John Deere Z915E

Let’s take a look at some of the other key features of the John Deere Z915E and what it offers in terms of lawn care.

Heavy-Duty Frame

The Z915E has a heavy-duty and thick-gauge steel channel mainframe. This means that it is unlikely to wear down over time. The Cast I-beam caster arms are designed for durability, and the frame itself is wide open for easy maintenance and cleaning.

What Is a One-Row Cultivator and How Is It Used?

April 25, 2017

A one-row cultivator is an implement that attaches to the rear of a tractor, allowing the operator to drive over the top of a row in a garden while the tines cultivate the soil on either side of the row.

One-Row Cultivator

Frontier’s one-row cultivator comes standard with six C-shaped tines that are attached to the frame of the implement with bolts that allow them to be adjusted horizontally. The Frontier one-row cultivator is best matched with tractors that have between 25 and 45 horsepower.

Now that we know a little more about the one-row cultivator, let’s take a look at what it’s used for.

8 Frontier Food Plot Seeder Features that Simplify Tillage and Seeding

April 24, 2017

Using a Frontier food plot seeder, operators have the opportunity to create an attractive wildlife habitat. The food plot seeder can disk, cultivate, deposit seed, pack soil, and level the soil all with a single pass using its notched disks and a S-tine toolbar.

John Deere Frontier Food Plot Seeder

Now that we understand a bit more about how a food plot seeder operates and what it’s used for, let’s take a look at some of the features that are offered by Frontier’s model.

S-Tine Attachments

The Frontier food plot seeder can be equipped with three different S-tine attachments for improved tilling performance.