Twitter Gallery: 50+ Amazing John Deere #Plant17 Fan Photos

June 8, 2017

It’s that special time of year again. The time when we have a chance to see all of the hard work and dedication that goes into feeding the country and the world. The anticipation of planting season builds among crop farmers and growers throughout the year until, finally – peak season hits.

This remains one of our all-time favorite times of the year, not just because we enjoy putting together this annual fan photo gallery, but it also gives us all a chance to reflect on the incredible progress made each year.

A Look at the Highlights of the John Deere 4066R

June 7, 2017

Agricultural specialists who want premium features in a compact utility tractor without the high price may want to consider the John Deere 4066R. This tractor has up to 66 engine horsepower, as well as perks such as Hitch Assist and LoadMatch™. Best of all, it’s designed to stand the test of time.

John Deere 4066R

Let’s take a look at the key features of the John Deere 4066R.

Four-Cylinder Engine

This four-cylinder engine is turbocharged with a gross engine horsepower of 65 and 2,600 rpm. Its electronic control unit is designed to provide operators with optimum fuel control as they work. The engine also has hydraulic lifters for quieter operation, a heavy-duty crankshaft, and direct fuel injection.

How to Install, Operate, and Maintain a John Deere Cold Planer

June 6, 2017

Cold planers are designed to help those on the worksite repair streets, level pavement, and cut drainage in parking lots, to name a few. John Deere currently offers four cold planer models (CP12D, CP18D, CP24D, and CP30D) as part of its Worksite Pro™ attachment lineup.

John Deere Cold Planer

Let’s take a closer look at how to install, operate, and maintain these models to you can get the job done quickly and efficiently before moving on to the next.

John Deere Oil Change Tips for D100 Tractors and ZTrak Mowers

June 5, 2017

The John Deere D100 Series and ZTrak™ mowers are commonly used to manicure lawns and leave behind a picturesque final product. However, for a tractor or mower to last a long time, it’s critical to perform regular maintenance, which includes oil changes.

John Deere D100

Here are some John Deere oil change tips for D100 and ZTrak Zero Turn mowers.

How to Change the Oil on a D100 Lawn Tractor or ZTrak Mower

  • Start by running the engine for a minute or two. This will warm up the oil so it will drain easier.

Preserving A Legacy: The John Deere 570 Motor Grader

June 1, 2017

In 1967, John Deere started producing the JD570, the industry’s first articulated motor grader. During its time, this machine offered groundbreaking innovations to the construction industry.

JD570 Motor Grader

Brief History of the JD570

Prior to the introduction of this machine, graders were straight-framed with solid rear axles; however, the JD570‘s articulated frame offered operators more efficiency than ever before.

With key features like the PowerShift transmission, articulated frame steering, hydraulic front-wheel lean and roll-over protection, both increased control and versatility were made available to operators. Not only did this motor grader allow operators to place the blade of the machine into a 90-degree bank in less than one minute, but improvements were made to the saddle so it was secured to the mainframe with a tapered pin design.

How the John Deere S240 Can Tackle Your Mowing Jobs

May 31, 2017

Homeowners who want to make sure that their lawn is always one of the best in the neighborhood may want to consider the John Deere S240. This mower is designed to provide a precise cut every time. It has two-pedal forward/reverse foot controls for ease of use, and it includes John Deere’s 42-inch Edge™ Cutting System.

John Deere S240

Let’s take a look at the highlights of the John Deere S240.

John Deere Trenchers: Benefits and When They Should Be Used

May 30, 2017

Those that work on job sites understand the value that John Deere skid steers and compact track loaders can bring to the table. And, like most pieces of equipment, they can become even more valuable when attachments are added. Individuals (or crews) that are looking to install pipelines at a construction site should consider investing in a John Deere trencher.

John Deere Trencher

So, what exactly is a John Deere trencher and what are some of the benefits?

What Options Does John Deere Offer?

John Deere has an assortment of trenchers that range in sizes from 36-60″. There are currently three different models available for purchase:

Key Dates That Drove John Deere Worldwide Expansion

May 29, 2017

Since its inception more than 175 years ago, John Deere has become a globally recognizable brand that now has facilities and offices in more than 30 countries across the world. The wide-spanning presence allows the company to be present where their customers are located so they can meet their needs and requirements.

John Deere Worldwide

While it might seem as if John Deere has been a worldwide brand from the start, there were a number of key events that helped it expand beyond the American shores.

Let’s take a look at some of the key years responsible for some of John Deere’s worldwide growth.

Is the John Deere 3D Nozzle Right for You?

May 25, 2017
When selecting the sprayer nozzle that’s right for your equipment, there are many factors that come into play. John Deere offers a variety of spraying solutions that help refine performance and improve accuracy on the field. This concept is called “Technozzlegy” – the next generation of spraying nozzles, pumps, and accessories, which includes the John Deere 3D Nozzle.

 

Choosing the right spraying nozzle to match each and every application is not an easy task; however, there are a bunch of John Deere resources at your fingertips, including this guide. Reading brochures and product information is always great, but seeing these parts in action helps you get a better idea of how it will work with your equipment.

John Deere X750 Attachments to Take on Spring Projects

May 24, 2017

If you’re the proud owner of an X750 Signature Series tractor from John Deere, you’ll want to take advantage of the several attachments available for your machine. This spring, there will be a wide array of tasks you’ll need to tackle once the warm weather arrives.

John Deere X750

Let’s take a look at some of the John Deere X750 attachments that can help you get the job done.

Home Maintenance Kit

With the arrival of spring comes the need to give your tractor a quick tune-up. The home maintenance kit comes with an oil filter, oil quart, fuel filter, air filter cartridge and secondary element to get your equipment ready for the season.