5 Tips to Maximize Yields This Planting Season

May 14, 2015

Are you looking to improve your planting performance this spring to achieve maximum yields while also simplifying the entire operation? Because every grower has unique needs when it comes to planting technology and parts, it’s necessary to consider a variety of techniques each and every planting season.

planting season

With John Deere’s complete line of flexible planting options, including parts, services, and attachments, you can choose what equipment works best for you. For this reason, we’ve put together a list of 5 essential tips to help you best utilize your equipment and maximize yields this planting season.

Uplifting Construction Productivity with John Deere Backhoes

May 13, 2015

After collecting input from customers and taking their feedback into consideration, John Deere announced in April 2015 that it had refreshed its L-Series backhoes. The new John Deere backhoes are built off of the performance of its K-Series predecessors.

The updated lineup of John Deere L-Series backhoes consists of six new models — the 310L EP, 310L, 310SL, 310SL HL, 315SL and 410L. Each of these backhoes is constructed at the John Deere world-class facility in Dubuque, Ia. These machines can handle a wide variety of jobs, including pipe placement, trench digging and material movement.

10 Eye-Catching John Deere Home Items

May 11, 2015

Any fan of John Deere is ready and willing to show agricultural pride. Luckily, there are several John Deere home items you can use to decorate your living space. With products from John Deere, every room will remind you of why you love the farming lifestyle. Check out these 10 eye-catching items from the industry leader.

1. John Deere Scented Candle – Fresh Cut Grass

This candle is made to smell exactly like freshly cut grass. It is composed of all natural soy coconut wax, and it has a beautiful John Deere logo on the front.

Image Gallery: John Deere Scraper Tractors Move More for Less

May 7, 2015

For more than 58 years, John Deere has been making scrapers that last. With more than 175 years of manufacturing equipment that brings more productivity, efficiency and flexibility to your job site, John Deere scraper tractors just make sense.

John Deere Scraper Tractors

John Deere recently enhanced its 9R/9RT Scraper Special Series Tractor lineup by adding its largest model to date, the 9620R. Featuring increased horsepower, the fuel saving Efficiency Manager and the exclusive HydraCushion suspension system, these four wheel models and three tracked models truly are groundbreaking.

MachineFinder Product Spotlight: John Deere Crawler Loaders

May 6, 2015

Construction workers who are looking for machinery that can make multitasking easier out on the job site may want to consider adding John Deere Crawler Loaders to their fleet. This equipment is designed to make everything from loading trucks to backfilling easier and more efficient.

John Deere 755K

Premium visibility, spacious cabs, easy-to-operate controls, high-torque diesel engines, and full-featured hydrostatic drivetrains help improve the processes required to complete a variety of projects. Let’s take a closer look at three K-Series John Deere Crawler Loader options.

John Deere 605K Crawler Loader

Sizing Up the Largest John Deere Tractor to Date: The 9620R

May 4, 2015

Back in August, John Deere unveiled new additions to the 9R/RT Series Tractor line, promising producers the availability of equipment that welcomes a good challenge with up to 620 horsepower. One of these new additions, the 9620R, drew the attention of John Deere enthusiasts around the globe, as it became the largest John Deere tractor model to date.

John Deere 9620R

However, there is much more to the John Deere 9620R than meets the eye, as it hosts a bevy of comfort and performance features that would make even the most experienced tractor operator blush. Let’s take a look at some of the key features that help the 9620R defy convention.

Introducing A New Used Equipment Online Experience at MachineFinder.com

April 30, 2015

Here at MachineFinder, our mission is to provide users from around the globe with access to equipment photos, descriptions, details, locations and more, so they can make informed used equipment purchasing decisions. With millions of visitors to MachineFinder.com in the past year, it seems we are successfully providing this information to our user base, but we are always striving for ways to improve the online experience.

MachineFinder Homepage

As we looked at the new generation of online browsing and the technologies available to our audience, we realized nearly half of all recent website visits to MachineFinder.com were coming from mobile devices (smartphones, tablets, etc.).

John Deere Timeline: Early Equipment Safety and Environmental Protection Milestones

April 29, 2015

John Deere equipment is internationally known for its quality and commitment to customers, following their founder’s famous “I will never put my name on a product that does not have in it the best that is in me” mantra. However, the company focuses on more than just quality equipment. Community, safety, health, and the environment are all critical cogs in the wheels that make Deere run.

Kid Outside

To better illustrate the company’s roots and continued commitment to these values, we’ve put together a John Deere timeline filled with 20th century equipment safety and environmental protection milestones. Enjoy!

John Deere Gear Force Toys: Putting a Smile on Any Child’s Face

April 27, 2015

Every young John Deere fan needs a toy that falls in line with his or her passion for agriculture. Luckily, there are several John Deere Gear Force Toys on the market that can fulfill this need. Whether you’re looking for a special birthday present or you simply want to show you care, consider purchasing one of the following John Deere Gear Force Toys:

Gear Force Utility ATV

This utility ATV can make any little one feel like he or she is right out there in the field, riding through any terrain. It comes with its own action figure as well.

Video Gallery: Production-Class John Deere Construction Equipment

April 23, 2015

With unbeatable visibility, improved comfort, responsiveness and reliability, the production-class John Deere construction equipment line offers operators everything they need to better tackle a tough job. Because no two projects are ever the same, productivity is something that can’t be compromised in the construction industry. No matter what the job entails or what unexpected variables arise, it’s important to have a hardworking machine behind your operation.

John Deere Construction Equipment

This is why we want to formally introduce you to the newest members of the John Deere production-class construction equipment lineup. We’ve put together this video gallery looking at some of the most powerful and productive construction machines on the market. Enjoy!