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5 Cold Weather Maintenance Tips for Your FT4 Engine

October 16, 2017

As the cold weather begins to move in, owners of John Deere equipment with an FT4 engine will want to take preventative measures to keep everything running smoothly. By taking a few precautionary tips into account, operators can potentially extend the lifespan of their FT4 engine.

John Deere FT4 Engine

Let’s take a look at some tips for keeping this engine in working order as the seasons change.

1. Perform an Oil Change

Lighter oil can make it easier on an FT4 engine as it attempts to start in cold weather. Before frigid temperatures move in, conduct an oil change to prep your engine. New oil can also potentially protect the powertrain over time.

Video Gallery: The John Deere ExactApply Nozzle Control System (Part 1)

October 12, 2017

In this blog, you will learn how John Deere’s ExactApply™ Nozzle Control System results in a 25% increase of flow while also saving you up to 2-5% in pesticide usage. This technology is designed to enable you to have the most precise and effective coverage. This nozzle is not only consistent, but it will fit the crops it is introduced to while applying the correct rate and pressure to each.

John Deere ExactApply Nozzle Control System

Searching for a spraying solution that can manage your weeds and take control of your pest control? With ExactApply, you can manage all potential drift and avoid overlaps or skips in critical areas.  While managing all of this, the ExactApply system is also controlling droplet size within the rest of the field for precise and effective control.

John Deere to Join Exhibitors for the 40th Sunbelt Ag Expo

October 11, 2017

The 2017 Sunbelt Ag Expo will be hosted between October 17 and 19 at Spence Field in Moultrie, Georgia. In its 40th year, the expo is held to exhibit industry products and innovations from agricultural experts across the industry. On October 17 and 18, attendees will be able to visit between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Visitors who come on October 19 can attend the expo between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.

John Deere AutoTrac RowSense

Video Gallery: What to Know About John Deere 1510G, 1210G and 1110G Forwarders

October 5, 2017

What do the John Deere 1510G, 1210G and 1110G have in common? They are more than just a machine, they are reliable, durable and made for the dirt. From the outstanding operator comfort to the ease of transportation and faster lift and stacking times, the John Deere G-Series machines are made for the toughest jobs around.

The 1510G has a self-leveling cab that not only rotates but turns at a 290-degree angle for a full view when loading. The forwarder comes equipped with the Exclusive TimberLink™ automatic monitoring system built to track operating costs while analyzing machine performance and efficiency during the job at hand.

What You Should Know About the 2017 John Deere 2025R Updates

October 4, 2017

The John Deere 2025R is a compact utility tractor that can take on a wide array of tasks out in the field, and now, it has been updated for even more versatility. With a powerful Final Tier 4-compliant engine and a revamped operator station, the John Deere 2025R is fit for operators in 2017 and beyond.

John Deere 2025R

Let’s take a look at some of the revamped features of this compact utility tractor and how it can help you on the job.

John Deere X730 Attachments for Additional Versatility

October 2, 2017

John Deere X730 attachments can help you transform your machine into a more versatile, efficient part of your collection. Everything from utility carts to ballast boxes can be used with the John Deere X730 to help you be more productive during the workday.

John Deere X730

Let’s take a look at some of the John Deere X730 attachments you can use on the job.

Ballast Box

A ballast box can be utilized with the John Deere X730 to provide more traction and stability while working on rugged terrain. With the attachment, power is correctly transferred to the ground during operation. Additional stability also translates into more safety for the machine user.

Video Gallery: The DN495 Spinner Spreader Attachment

September 28, 2017

The new DN495 spinner spreader can convert your applicator into a 3-season machine in as little as 4 hours. This equipment doesn’t only have a capacity of 300 cubic feet, enabling it to carry 10 tons of fertilizer, it also helps to make your job in large fields easier and quicker than ever.

John Deere DN495 Spinner Spreader

In the video below, you will learn how to correctly operate the F4365 with the spinner spreader applicator attached. There are two modes in which this is able to run. The first mode is “Full Auto Mode,” which runs the engine in the lowest RPMs, meaning, when the throttle is pushed all the way forward, the machine will still operate at 1200 RPMs until more power is needed.

The Highlights and Efficiency of the John Deere 744K

September 27, 2017

For added durability, productivity, and increased uptime, the John Deere 744K has been rolled out as a part of Deere’s line of K-Series four-wheel drive wheel loaders. The John Deere 744K is designed to meet Final Tier 4 emissions standards and reduce overall daily operating costs on the job site.

John Deere 744K

Let’s take a look at some of its features and how it can help you drive efficiency.

Engine

The John Deere 744K has an EPA Final Tier 4/EU Stage IV diesel engine that does not sacrifice torque to meet environmental standards. It operates at a maximum of 303 horsepower with a rated speed of 1500rpm, and it requires little maintenance over time.

Video Gallery: How to Safely Load a Construction Equipment Trailer

September 21, 2017

“Safety first” is one of the many things John Deere had in mind when creating the compact wheel loader, excavator and track Loader. Each of these pieces of equipment has been designed with the specific goal in mind to be safe and easy to transport with tie down locations that are easily assessable. In this post, you will learn how to quickly tie down equipment and how to swiftly move from job to job.

Loading a Construction Equipment Trailer

A Look at the Highlights of the John Deere S760

September 20, 2017

John Deere rolled out its new line of advanced grain harvesting technology in mid-2017, and the John Deere S760 was one of the stars of the show. This combine has the “smart” technology customers need to automate and optimize their harvesting operations. Features such as Combine Advisor™ also make it easy to work in a wide range of conditions.

John Deere S760

Let’s take a look at some of the other highlights of the John Deere S760.