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 Gator Tires: Putting Utility into Action

January 19, 2015

John Deere Gators are designed to take on a number of challenges and so are their tires. To better meet these challenges, there are a variety of available John Deere Gator tires, based on operators’ needs.

John Deere Gator Tires

In order to get the most out of your John Deere Gator, it’s in your best interest to invest in the right tires to keep things operating smoothly. Here are seven tires from John Deere that you may want to consider adding to your collection.

Maxxis Bighorn 2.0 (Alloy)

Image Gallery: 20 Power Shots of John Deere 9R Series Tractors

January 15, 2015

The John Deere 9R series lineup fits the definition of power. What most fail to realize is that you don’t have to compromise efficiency to get the power you desire. With 370 to 620 horsepower, up to 20,000-pound hitch-lift capacity, and up to 115 gpm hydraulic flow, John Deere 9R series tractors will productively take on any challenge presented on the field.

John Deere 9R Series

These machines are perfect for farmers with many acres or those who are eager to take on tough field conditions. And, we can’t forget about the groundbreaking technology incorporated in each model. The John Deere 9R series lineup allows farmers to experience the innovation of FT4-engine technology and improved e18 PowerShift Transmission, offering exceptional fluid economy, performance and smooth power shifts.

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.

Meet the M-Series: The Latest John Deere Tracked Harvester and Feller Buncher Options

January 12, 2015

John Deere has recently announced their next generation of forestry equipment; the M-Series Tracked Feller Bunchers and Tracked Harvesters, which were designed based on hundreds of hours of input from loggers around the world.

M-Series Main

A new boom design, improved cab visibility and operation station, and upgraded serviceability are just a few reasons why this new lineup has been dubbed as a “game changer” within the forestry industry. Let’s take a more in-depth look at some of the features found within these new models.

Rapid Cycle System

RCS

Looking Back at 2014: Our Top 12 MachineFinder Facebook Posts

January 9, 2015

It was a busy year and we were certainly happy to look back at such a range of successes and memorable experiences at MachineFinder. Our Facebook Page was also a key component of our online marketing program this past year.

Last week we shared our twelve best posts from 2014. Here is a look back at some of our more memorable Facebook posts from 2014.

Guess How Much Power is Behind This 2013 ‪John Deere‬ 9510R?

Image Gallery: Winter Worksite Snow Removal Attachments Must-Haves

January 8, 2015

Tis the season to grow your productivity! It’s that lovely time of year when snowstorms seem to takeover your entire construction worksite. But, this season, we’re helping you fight back. Don’t let snowstorms control your income this winter. Instead, stand up to the weather and continue piling up the profits with these John Deere snow removal attachments for the worksite.

Snow Removal Attachments

There are numerous attachments that can help you get more productivity from construction machinery all-year-round. The John Deere Worksite Pro lineup includes several snow removal attachments that can easily hook up to your skid steer, compact track loader, loader, excavator or backhoe, helping you strengthen profits during harsh winter weather.

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.

MachineFinder in 2014: Our Most Popular Blog Posts of the Year

January 2, 2015

It’s hard to believe 2014 is drawing to a close. Even though we’re focusing on what’s to come in the new year and how we can continue to improve upon the content and information on the MachineFinder blog, it’s equally important to look back and recognize the successes of 2014.

We want to thank all of our readers and fans for your support this year. Without your readership, social shares, and feedback, we wouldn’t be able to be where we are today. Here is a look at our top posts from 2014, with a brief statement for each as to why we believe they were successful.