Customer Story: Building Fields for Our Future with John Deere

March 16, 2017

The Fields & Futures Foundation is helping 15 middle schools and high schools in Oklahoma City rebuild 44 athletics fields that have fallen into disrepair. Cimarron Construction has been key in making this project happen with support from John Deere equipment dealers.

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Overview

In the video below, you’ll learn about how Cimarron Construction put together a plan to rebuild 44 athletics fields that have fallen apart. Not only did they rebuild all of these fields, but they also maintain them after they are up and running.

John Deere 1725C Planter Overview and Key Features

March 15, 2017

The John Deere 1725C planter delivers a wide variety of benefits to its operators. This machine has dual electric motors, a BrushBelt™ delivery system, and a 10mph planting speed for the utmost efficiency. It was also designed with maneuverability in mind, making tasks easier in narrow fields.

John Deere 1725C Planter

Let’s take a look at the key features of the John Deere 1725C planter.

ExactEmerge™ System

The ExactEmerge trench delivery system is designed to maintain accurate speed placement at higher speeds while the machine is in use. This ensures that growers are always working optimally to get the highest crop yields.

An Up-Close Look at the John Deere C850: The Largest Air Cart Yet

March 14, 2017

Small-grain producers are always trying to cover more acres per day. Thanks to the recent introduction of the company’s largest air cart to date, John Deere is aiming to allow producers to do just that with the C850.

John Deere C850 Air Cart

Producers understand when it comes to seeding with an air cart, it’s about more than just capacity. Success is also derived from the technology and productivity-enhancing features. Let’s take a closer look at some of the capabilities that do just that.

John Deere Golf Shirt Options for Him and Her

March 13, 2017

As the weather begins to warm across the country, tee times will begin filling up and golfers will start spending their days out on the course. There’s a phrase in golf that states, “look good, feel good, play good,” meaning you will likely play better if you feel like you’re dressed sharply.

Golf Course

With this phrase in mind, here’s a list of John Deere golf shirt options for men and women, so they can play their best this upcoming season.

John Deere Golf Shirt Options for Men

Men’s Gray Dri-FIT Polo

Mens Gray Dri-FIT Polo

Video Gallery: The Complete Guide to John Deere Connect Mobile App

March 9, 2017

With the new John Deere Connect Mobile App, farmers and growers can better monitor, adjust and learn from the performance of their planting and spraying equipment while it works in the field. This app will help you understanding details about job quality in real-time to guide your business decisions.

john deere connect mobile

As John Mishler, Production & Precision Ag Marketing Manager at John Deere says,

“By using Connect Mobile, operators will know they’re doing the best possible job with the investment they’ve made in their John Deere equipment…It’s managing the job at a micro level to make macro improvements.”

A Closer Look at the Features of the John Deere Z335E

March 8, 2017

When it comes to mowers, the John Deere Z335E hosts several features to cater to a wide array of environments. With its 20 horsepower engine and Accel Deep™ mower deck, operators can improve efficiency and productivity on the job.

John Deere Z335E

Let’s take a look at some of the other highlights of the John Deere Z335E and what it can offer to customers.

V-Twin Engine Design

The 20-horsepower engine of the Z335E is designed to provide operators with the power and torque they need for tough mulching, mowing, and bagging. It has an electronic ignition for fast starts and cast-iron sleeves for a longer life. Overhead valves provide better fuel economy, and an oil filter keeps oil clean for an extended period of time.

How to Prepare Large Round Bales for Livestock Feeding

March 7, 2017

Whether your pasture or rangeland is short on hay for feeding due to limited resources or the cold winter months, you’ll want to make sure you have some large round bales available.

Large Round Bales

While hay bales can be used in a number of different ways, they’re primarily leveraged as a resource for feeding cattle where they can’t graze (barren land or inside stables and barns). To properly handle large round bales, farmers and ranchers should consider investing in a tractor, bale unroller, loader, and bale spear. With these pieces of equipment, handling the bales can be done quickly and efficiently (assuming the proper steps are taken).

Managing the Entire Farming Cycle with John Deere Precision Ag Products

March 6, 2017

From planning through harvest, John Deere offers precision ag products that can help producers better manage the farming cycle. These products are compatible with tractors, sprayers, combines, planters, and much more to give production a boost.

Let’s take a look at each step of the farming cycle and break down the Deere precision ag products that are best-suited for each phase.

A Step-By-Step Guide to John Deere Tractor Ballasting

March 2, 2017

Properly ballasting a tractor is certainly not an easy task; however, there are several steps that can be taken to ensure you are doing it correctly. By achieving the desired amount of ballast, you’ll know that you are getting the most out of your tractor and avoiding any performance hindering issues.

john deere tractor ballasting

For this reason, we’ve put together a step-by-step guide to ballast your John Deere tractor (with videos) to walk you through each essential task. Enjoy!

Step 1: Determine Weight Split and Total Tractor Weight

John Deere at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017: What to Expect

March 1, 2017

Each year, the construction industry patiently awaits the arrival of CONEXPO-CON/AGG, which brings together businesses and professionals that focus on asphalt, aggregates, concrete, earthmoving, lifting, mining, utilities and more. CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 will be no different, as the industry will gather at the Las Vegas Convention Center from March 7-11.

CONEXPO-CON/AGG

More than 2,500 exhibitors are expected to cover the 2.5 million square feet of space and John Deere will once again be amongst the many.

So, what can attendees expect from John Deere at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017? Let’s take a closer look: