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A Motion Picture Look at 5 New 2014 John Deere Products

June 12, 2014

 by Machinefinder

Innovation is a critical component of the agricultural industry as crop demands from a growing population have paired with less resources, and in some cases, less time, to create a real challenge for farmers all over the world. In order to leap over these hurdles, companies like John Deere need to stay ahead of the curve, providing farmers and producers with agricultural equipment that will meet their needs.

Deere has announced a significant number of product updates and introductions in recent memory, so, we’ve highlighted five 2014 John Deere products that we believe have an impact within the agricultural industry. Take a look at these videos and feel free to let us know your thoughts or other pieces of valuable new equipment we may have left out!

6 John Deere Small Square Baler Features that Lead to Big Performance

June 11, 2014

 by Machinefinder

Efficient haymaking is a critical component of success for many American farmers. In order to realize this success, farmers need the proper equipment, conditions, and strategy in place in order to create solid, stackable, and transportable bales every time.

Small Square Baler with Hay 6 John Deere Small Square Baler Features that Lead to Big Performance

John Deere offers a wide variety of hay balers ranging in size and style, but the John Deere small square baler is ideal for those looking to produce bales to feed a couple of horses, or enough to support their own farm with enough left over to share with the neighbors. While their moniker indicates production may be limited, Deere’s square balers include a number of features that offer up big performance. Let’s take a look at six of these features and how each simplifies the baling process.

10 John Deere Loader Attachments to Simplify Hay Farming

June 9, 2014

 by Machinefinder

Gathering grass, legumes or other herbaceous plants that have been cut, dried and stored to form hay is a critical resource for livestock owners. During long winter months, livestock such as cattle, horses, goats, sheep, and more feed off the hay to stay healthy and well-nourished.

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With  summer being prime hay farming season, we thought we would highlight ten John Deere hay attachments that are sure to simplify this year’s process, enjoy!

BC11 Series Bale Carrier

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Visualizing a Fresh Start with John Deere Planting Photos

June 5, 2014

 by Machinefinder

For producers, the crop planting season marks a fresh start. However, along with this fresh start comes many days filled with long hours preparing fields and delivering seeds to the seedbed aboard a variety of planting equipment. Throughout this process, it’s safe to assume those planting the crops don’t often take the time to step out of their machines, step back from their work, and appreciate the natural scenery that their equipment and the landscape it sits upon, produces.

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Bringing Muscle to the Golf Course with the John Deere ProGator

June 4, 2014

 by Machinefinder

A beautiful clubhouse and immaculate green fairways can often times overshadow the hard work done, and powerful equipment used, to make an aesthetically pleasing golf course a reality. From material hauling to spraying, John Deere ProGators have the capabilities and power to become the superintendent’s go-to vehicle for any project around the course.

ProGator Post Cover Bringing Muscle to the Golf Course with the John Deere ProGator

Let’s take a look at a few key features of the John Deere ProGator that simplify the golf course maintenance process and ensure each of the 18 holes looks just as healthy as the next.

Interview with Brian Hill, East Coast Equipment: John Deere Dealer Spotlight

June 3, 2014

 by Machinefinder

As we enter peak row crop planting season in parts of the country largely responsible for our nation’s crop input, John Deere dealerships begin to buzz with customers looking for equipment, parts, or even just some useful information from the industry’s finest. Without these dealerships, and their employees, equipment purchases and servicing would be impossible, crippling our nation’s producers’ ability to harvest the largest yield possible when the sun sets on the growing season, and fall sets in.

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It’s not too late: 10 Last-Minute John Deere Father’s Day Gift Ideas

June 2, 2014

 by Machinefinder

As Father’s Day fast approaches and the window to find the perfect gift for dad shrinks, it’s not too late to find one that will put a smile on his face! Whether time has simply zoomed by or if dad just isn’t the easiest person in the world to shop for, we’re here to help.

We’ve gone through and identified ten perfect Father’s Day gift ideas, John Deere style. From sweatshirts and jackets to golf bags and chess sets, Deere offers a variety of gifts that are sure to make this Father’s Day one to remember.

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50 John Deere Gator Photos that Define Versatility

May 29, 2014

 by Machinefinder

For more than 20 years, John Deere has been producing its all-terrain utility vehicles, the John Deere Gator. During this period of time, models have evolved to offer customers a steady blend of work and play, making them the perfect companion for those who spend the majority of their time and energy on farms, work-sites, and ranches.

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Rather than explaining all the ways they can be used and in what locations, we’ve taken the time to put together a collection of 50 John Deere Gator photos that speak louder than words when defining versatility the John Deere way. Enjoy!

Interview with Mark Robertson, Quality Equipment: John Deere Dealer Spotlight Part 2

May 28, 2014

 by Machinefinder

Yesterday, we featured part one of our two-part interview with Mark Robertson of Quality Equipment, where we learned a bit about Mark’s background, his job responsibilities, Quality Equipment’s locations, and their customers. Today, we will continue on with our interview with Mark, taking a deeper dive into life at a John Deere dealership during peak planting season, enjoy!

Screenshot 2 Interview with Mark Robertson, Quality Equipment: John Deere Dealer Spotlight Part 2

Q: What’s life like at the dealership during planting season?

A: “During the season, one of the biggest things that goes on is questions focused around integrated solutions. Our integrated solutions department is very busy at this time of the year.

Interview with Mark Robertson, Quality Equipment: John Deere Dealer Spotlight Part 1

May 27, 2014

 by Machinefinder

As we enter peak row crop planting season in parts of the country largely responsible for our nation’s crop input, John Deere dealerships begin to buzz with customers looking for equipment, parts, or even just some useful information from the industry’s finest. Without these dealerships, and their employees, equipment purchases and servicing would be impossible, crippling our nation’s producers’ ability to harvest the largest yield possible when the sun sets on the growing season and fall sets in.

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