planting equipment

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.

Twitter Fan Image Gallery: John Deere #Plant15 Equipment in Action

June 11, 2015

After a cold and long winter, farmers and growers anxiously awaited the start of Plant15. Many crop farmers spent the majority of their days in the field, working hard to prepare the ground and successfully deliver seed into trenches.

plant15

While these long and tiresome days did not allow for much relaxation or down time, our loyal John Deere fans made sure to take a variety of powerful photos to memorialize all of the hard work that goes into feeding the United States.

To celebrate all of the dedicated crop farmers around the country and their many accomplishments this planting season, we’ve put together an image gallery capturing some of their most memorable moments on the field. Take a moment to enjoy this Plant15 image gallery!

Video Gallery: Utilizing John Deere SeedStar to Improve Planting Performance

October 30, 2014

When it comes to planting, farmers only have one chance to get it right. One row of inefficient planting could make a massive difference in yields come harvest season. John Deere SeedStar is designed to help producers better visualize, document, and access their planting data in real time.

John Deere SeedStar

While we could share all kinds of SeedStar product information to inform those interested, it’s probably best to hear from Deere customers that make a living in the fields using it. In this video gallery, growers from around the country  explain how they use John Deere SeedStar to collect the key data they need to manage planter productivity row-by-row, inch-by-inch. Enjoy!

Visualizing a Fresh Start with John Deere Planting Photos

June 5, 2014

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.

John Deere DB Planter