John Deere Gator TS Overview: Key Features and Benefits

September 7, 2016

The John Deere Gator TS is a very commonly used piece of equipment among property owners. Ranging from the front yard to the rental yard, its ability to haul a large amount of cargo while also staying light on the turf at speeds up to 20 mph makes it a unique type of workhorse.


Let’s take a closer look at some of the key features and benefits offered by the 13.5 horsepower John Deere Gator TS, and how they can contribute to the success of any project being taken on.

John Deere Z425 vs. Z445 EZtrak Mower Comparison

September 6, 2016

Thanks to a solid frame design, big tires, well-placed controls, and high-quality mower decks, John Deere EZtrak™ Residential Zero-Turn-Radius Mowers provide property owners with a high-performing set of equipment that’s ready to take on large, level tracts of land.

Z425 vs Z445

The John Deere Z425 and Z445 are two very popular zero-turn models that offer many shared and differentiating quality features. Since they belong to the same family, we see many instances where property owners are looking for differences between the two models.

With these instances in mind, we’ve put together of list of key features and elements that define the similarities and differences when comparing the John Deere Z425 vs. Z445.

Introducing the New John Deere StarFire 6000 Receiver

September 1, 2016

What do you get when you pair powerful new hardware with one of the most accurate, differential correction signals available? You get the new John Deere StarFire™ 6000 Receiver.

Almost 16 years ago, John Deere first introduced the StarFire guidance system. Since then, a variety of improvements and updates have been made including the launch of StarFire iTC and StarFire 3000 receivers.

John Deere StarFire 6000 Receiver

In effort to take satellite-based guidance to the next level, Deere recently announced the StarFire 6000 Receiver and SF3 signal. This system is designed to help customers achieve better accuracy and get started faster with improved pull-in performance, all while boosting uptime.

Showcasing the Quality Features of the John Deere LX277

August 31, 2016

When you need a mower that can take on any job, the John Deere LX277 could be the solution. Whether you’re taking on a small front yard or an expansive lawn, the John Deere LX277 has the features you need to achieve the perfect cut.

John Deere LX277

While it’s off the assembly line now, let’s take a look at some of the highlights of the John Deere LX277 and examine why it’s still a popular piece of used lawn and garden equipment.

John Deere Model M Facts and Key Dates

August 29, 2016

The John Deere Model M is a 22 HP tractor that comes in a very compact frame. Although it weighs in at about 2500 pounds and is only 10 feet long and 4.5 feet wide, it can still handle a belly mower, blade, or even a loader if necessary. Additionally, the small frame makes it a great option for small fields and getting around tight corners.

Model M

Among John Deere tractor enthusiasts and collectors, the Model M is often the subject of restoration projects. But, where did the idea of the Model M come from and what were some of the key moments in the history of its development? We’ve got you covered.

Reminiscing on the John Deere CAN DO Project

August 25, 2016

Have you heard the story of how John Deere set a world record for creating the largest sculpture ever built from canned food?

John Deere CAN DO Project

Aiming to celebrate the farmer who is using harvesting equipment to feed the world, John Deere decided to build a combine out of more than 300,000 food cans. With food at the core of this initiative, the cans would later be donated to local communities.

Not only would the actual combine be created out of cans but the team also added a 16 row corn head and corn stalks made of cans as well.

5 John Deere 893 Corn Head Features Worth Noting

August 24, 2016

The John Deere 893 Corn Head was originally designed to deliver durability and dependability thanks to innovative new features and technology that offered some distinct advantages for producers. And, even though it has been a few years since these were new to the marketplace, they are still standing up to the test of time.

John Deere 893 Corn Head

You may be wondering what features make these corn heads a timeless option for John Deere equipment owners. Well, let’s take a closer look:

John Deere 9560 STS Specs and Key Features

August 22, 2016

The John Deere 9560 STS is a part of the 60 Series STS combine line, which means it’s designed for high performance and any crop condition. Its Single Tine Separator (STS) system makes for easy crop handling while providing top quality of harvested grain.

9560 STS

Let’s take a look at some of the specs and key features of the John Deere 9560 STS and how it helps operators on the job.

Engine Air Scoop

The engine has air scoop advanced cooling technology. This provides continuous cool air to the engine and engine deck compartment. The radiator fan of the John Deere 9560 STS directs air over the engine as well, which helps reduce the amount of debris that gets caught in this area of the combine.

Video Gallery: Introducing the John Deere 1870 Air Seeder and C850 Air Cart

August 18, 2016

Something special happened at the 2016 Canada Farm Progress Show. Not only was the show celebrating its 39th year with more than 40,000 attendees, nearly 700 exhibitors and representatives from 52 countries, but John Deere also had the chance to showcase some exciting new products.

John Deere 1870 Air Seeder

Loyal customers and fans that attended the show from all around the world got first row seats to see the new John Deere 1870 Air Seeder and John Deere C850 Air Cart.

For those who didn’t get to attend the show, put together a couple of videos that walk you through the important elements of each machine. Here they are!

Shared Grain Handling Features of John Deere 9410, 9510 and 9610 Combines

August 17, 2016

Three models of the John Deere 10 Series Combines are available to harvest all types of crops across a wide range of field conditions. All three models (9410, 9510 and 9610) have a variety of features for better performance, safety, service and reliability to make harvesting and grain handling easier for farmers.

John Deere Combines

Some key features include Sound-Gard™ styled cabs, electro-hydraulic controls, hydrostatic ground drive systems, feederhouse reversers, Quadra-Flo Plus™ cleaning systems, durable final drives, large flip-open side shields and more.

We thought it would be helpful to better explain some of the functions that apply specifically to grain handling operations. So, here’s a brief overview of the key features of the legacy John Deere 9410, 9510 and 9610 combines that we think are most important to grain handling: