MachineFinder’s Top 10 Agriculture News Articles of 2017

January 2, 2018

As our regular website visitors are aware, we publish industry news articles to our site in an effort to keep our audience aware of what’s happening across the agriculture industry. From upcoming conferences to new John Deere equipment announcements, our articles are meant to educate and be shared with others.

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With 2017 in the books, we wanted to look back at the year, and specifically, some of our most popular agriculture news articles.

Here’s what headlined the headlines in 2017:

John Deere to Celebrate 100 Years of Tractors With Series of 2018 Events

John Deere 100 Years

Video Gallery: John Deere XUV835 and XUV865 Capabilities

December 28, 2017

People that work hard need a vehicle that works even harder for them. The John Deere Gator XUV835 and XUV865 were designed to keep up with the demands of long, tiring days.

Watch our videos below to learn more about these impressive vehicles and the conveniences they provide their drivers on a daily basis.

John Deere Gator XUV835 and XUV865 Operator Station

A Closer Look at the Highlights of the John Deere 30G

December 27, 2017

When you need an excavator to take on a big job without consuming a lot of space, you can confidently turn to John Deere for a solution. The John Deere 30G is a compact excavator that has everything you need for the task at hand. G-Series excavators are extremely maneuverable and pack a ton of force.

John Deere 30G

Let’s take a look at the highlights of the John Deere 30G.

How to Adjust Your John Deere Carbon Fiber Sprayer Boom

December 26, 2017

Back in the beginning of the year, John Deere announced the availability of new lightweight carbon fiber booms that are designed to help minimize crop and soil impact. While the new carbon fiber sprayer booms offer many benefits just based on their construction and design, operators should consider best practices to get the most out of them when working in the field.

Below are some helpful tips producers should consider as they adjust their sprayer booms for 4 series sprayers.

Video Gallery: The John Deere XUV560 and XUV590 Features and Capabilities

December 21, 2017

Riding across rough terrain is made more comfortable when you have the right utility vehicles to do it in. The John Deere XUV560 and XUV590 were built for a smoother ride with impressive features designed for you.

Choosing the right John Deere Gator to fit your needs is important. Let’s take a look at some of the features and specifications of the XUV560 and XUV590 below.

John Deere Gator XUV560 and XUV590 Storage

Taking a Close Look at the Highlights of the John Deere XUV865R

December 20, 2017

Whether you’re looking for an off-road adventure or you want to be able to explore rough terrain more easily, the John Deere XUV865R could be the answer. This crossover utility vehicle has a three-person cockpit, strong power steering, and a diesel engine system that packs a punch.

John Deere XUV865R

Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of the John Deere XUV865R.

HVAC System

The HVAC system of the John Deere XUV865R is made to provide the utmost comfort to operators. There are automotive-style controls on the center of the dashboard, four dashboard vents, and windshield vents mounted to the top of the dash for effective defrosting. A compressor can also be turned on or off to keep airflow constant within the vehicle.

John Deere Ottumwa Works: A Brief Overview and Key Facts

December 19, 2017

The John Deere company prides itself on producing equipment across industries that’s built to last and simplifies operations for those behind the wheel. When it comes to haymaking equipment, the same high-quality standards are in place and those manufacturing it attempt to send only the world’s best equipment through the doors each time the assembly process concludes.

John Deere Ottumwa Works

In this post, we will take a closer look at the Ottumwa Works location and see how employees inside design and manufacturing some of the industry’s highest quality haymaking equipment.

Winter Attachments for Your John Deere Motor Grader

December 18, 2017

If you live in an area that experiences brutal winters, you know how important it is to have the right equipment on hand to tackle the snow. With a John Deere motor grader, you’re already on the right track to being prepared for Old Man Winter. There are a number of attachments that can be used with a John Deere motor grader to help you move and plow snow in your area.

John Deere Motor Grader

Let’s take a look at some of the add-ons that will make your job easier this cold weather season.

Video Gallery: John Deere RSX860 Gator Towing and Handling Features

December 14, 2017

Whether you’re looking for a utility vehicle for work or play, the John Deere RSX860 is designed to be built tough. These Gators have an impressive towing capacity as well as handling capabilities that make them useful for a number of jobs.

For rough terrain, the ground clearance and control gives them the ability to climb over rocks and other obstacles, while allowing them to continue on their journey. Let’s take a look at some of the other key features below and in action.

John Deere Gator RSX860 Towing

Key Highlights of the John Deere 2630 Series Disks

December 13, 2017

To build on the performance of its 2620 Series tillage tools, John Deere has created a 2630 Series of disks. The goal is to bring more control to light, medium and heavy-duty tillage operations. The John Deere 2630 Series disks also have TruSet™ Technology, meaning operators have control over tillage depth and pressure at their fingertips.

John Deere 2630 Disks

Let’s take a look at some of the features of the John Deere 2630 Series disks.