How John Deere Waterloo Works Builds Its Largest Tractors

February 1, 2018

For over 100 years, John Deere has made a commitment to producing quality tractors that customers have relied on for generations. Their founder, John Deere, famously said: “I will never put my name on a product that does not have the best that is in me.”

John Deere Waterloo Works

When John Deere acquired the Waterloo Gasoline Engine Company in 1918, it was a natural extension of the quality products they were already producing. Fast forward 100 years and John Deere Waterloo Works builds the 6, 7, 8, and 9 series John Deere tractors. Let’s take a look at how John Deere builds them.

How a John Deere DB60 Can Help You With Your Planting Needs

January 31, 2018

When producers need a planter that can cover an ample amount of ground, they know they can turn to John Deere for all of their needs. There are various models of the John Deere DB60, for instance, that are specifically designed to cater to a wide array of conditions.

John Deere DB60

Let’s take a look at some of the John Deere DB60 models and how they can help producers out in the field.

Taking on the Tree Stump Removal Process With John Deere Equipment

January 30, 2018

Tree stumps can cause headaches when it comes time to mow the lawn or do other yard work-related chores. Thankfully, stumps can be removed with a little bit of hard work and the right equipment on your side.

John Deere Backhoe

There are many ways to remove a tree stump. One such way is by attaching a John Deere backhoe to a tractor. But, what steps need to be taken to ensure the tree stump removal process is done without mishaps taking place?

With a John Deere tractor and backhoe on your side, you will need to also have a shovel and chainsaw to dig down and around the tree stump.

Examining the Highlights of the John Deere 204L and 304L

January 29, 2018

For operators who need a machine that can work in small spaces over rough terrain, John Deere has developed two new compact wheel loaders for the job – the John Deere 204L and 304L.

John Deere 204L

These models are evolutions of the 204K and 304K machines, and they are specifically designed for rugged conditions and small spaces. They are also equipped with features to minimize maintenance and downtime.

Video: The Original 1967 John Deere 34 Forage Harvester

January 25, 2018

John Deere has a long history of developing quality agricultural equipment like the John Deere 34 Forage Harvester for their loyal customers. These strong machines were built to last and for many, they’re legacy pieces that have been in their family for generations.

Let’s go back in time to 1967 and take a closer look at this “Out of the Vault” video featuring the first John Deere 34 Forage Harvester ever created.

Out of the Vault: John Deere 34 Forage Harvester

John Deere’s Participation in the 2018 Iowa Power Farming Show

January 24, 2018

The Iowa Power Farming Show brings together the largest names in the agricultural industry each year in Des Moines, Iowa to showcase the latest innovations in the world of professional ag. It is the third largest indoor farm show in the U.S., drawing almost 700 exhibitors every year and spanning seven acres.

John Deere Equipment

Six floors across the Iowa Events Center are full of everything from demonstrations to machinery, all for attendees to enjoy. The 2018 event will be hosted from January 30 to February 1.

John Deere 3046R Attachments for Enhanced Productivity

January 23, 2018

The John Deere 3046R comes with a wide array of features to help you tackle everything on your to-do list, but it doesn’t stop there. In addition to its powerful Yanmar diesel engine and its PowrReverser™ transmission, there is a slew of attachments that work with the machine to help you accomplish more each day.

John Deere 3046R

Let’s take a look at some of the John Deere 3046R attachments you can invest in to make your tractor even more versatile.

Twitter Fan Media Gallery: John Deere Snow Removal Equipment in Action

January 22, 2018

Old Man Winter has made his appearance across many parts of the United States, causing below average temperatures and above average snowfall. While everyone can enjoy an afternoon playing in the snow, the hard part comes when its time to remove it.

In recent weeks, many of our fans have captured John Deere snow removal equipment in action across the country. We wanted to recognize the great photographers that took the time to capture these images (and videos) and also acknowledge the hardworking people that assist their communities with snow removal.

We hope you enjoy as much as we did!

John Deere Hydrau Benefits for Forestry and Construction Equipment

January 18, 2018

The old saying, “oil is oil,” is simply not the case today with new hydraulic fluid specifications from John Deere that promise performance for forestry and construction equipment for years to come. John Deere Hydrau

Let’s take a look at some of the benefits of the new John Deere Hydrau™ and Hydrau™ XR formula.

Hydrau and Hydrau XR Educational Video

The John Deere Hydrau and Hydrau XR (extended ambient temperature range) formulas are specifically designed for all-season use in hydraulic and hydrostatic construction and forestry equipment. Both formulas have over 29,000 hours of field testing to ensure that they outperform other oils by resisting oxidation and wear.

Finding a John Deere Hagie Model for Your Spraying Needs

January 17, 2018

John Deere has several sprayer models to take care of a wide range of jobs out in the field. As you look to protect your crops, you may want to consider a John Deere Hagie™ model. They come with varying engines, solution capacities and application speeds to suit your specific needs.

John Deere Hagie

Let’s take a look at the John Deere Hagie options available to customers today.

Hagie DTS10

The Hagie DTS10 has a low center of gravity, balanced front-to-back and side-to-side for the utmost stability. Its spray booms are also controlled by an electrohydraulic system, which consists of operator-manipulated switches and hydraulic cylinders. The DTS10 comes with a 6.7-liter diesel engine, which can be configured in a 215-horsepower or 225-horsepower emissions-compliant model for operator needs.