Visit John Deere at These 5 Trade Shows This Winter

January 22, 2020

For many, the cold weather and less than ideal weather conditions brought on by winter mean staying inside, which can bring about a sense of boredom. This doesn’t have to be the case for John Deere enthusiasts, though! This winter, the company will be attending a number of trade shows to demonstrate a range of equipment and technologies. In fact, this season of trade shows kicked off in early January when the company attended CES 2020 in Las Vegas, NV.

Tips for Effectively Preparing for the Upcoming Planting Season

January 20, 2020

Farmers everywhere know that in order to maximize yields, they must take the necessary steps before the planting season begins. While it can depend on weather conditions, it is typically best if crops like corn or soybeans are planted between April 15 and May 15. Every farmer is different, with each practicing various techniques to get their land where it needs to be for the current season and for seasons to come.

Before taking action, farmers should plan their next move carefully to ensure they are getting the most out of their field. Let’s take a look at some tips and considerations for how to effectively prepare for the planting season and achieve a successful harvest.

Exploring the Role of the John Deere 850L at Dubuque County Landfill

January 14, 2020

When it comes to taking on a large expanse of land, John Deere customers know they can rely on the company for the right machinery to manage the task at hand. This is what workers at the Dubuque County Landfill do to carry out their daily activities, and it’s the John Deere 850L Crawler Dozer that makes their jobs that much easier on a regular basis.

Taking on the Trash

Moving and loading trash around the landfill would be difficult without the right machinery, which is why John Gotto, who works at the Dubuque County Landfill, is grateful for his John Deere 850L Crawler Dozer.

What Makes the John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum Stand Out

January 8, 2020

Whether you’re a general fan of agriculture or you love John Deere, there’s no better place to visit than the John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum. This facility was recently named the best museum in Iowa by BudgetTravel.com, and for good reason. It has something to offer for the whole family, meaning no one leaves disappointed.

The John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum initially opened in December 2014. Located in Waterloo, Iowa, there are several exhibits designed to educate visitors of all ages about the history of the tractor, as well as how its engine has evolved over time. The building that houses the museum dates back to 1941, and it is situated on the site of the company’s first John Deere tractor factory.

Understanding the Role John Deere Plays at A-1 Excavating

December 30, 2019

For those in the excavating business, building a fleet of machinery that can be relied on to take on the toughest jobs in the field is critical. This is why Terry and Todd Pecha, co-owners of A-1 Excavating, chose to use John Deere equipment for their specific needs.

A-1 Excavating: Starting from the Ground Up

According to Todd Pecha, it wasn’t always easy-going for A-1 Excavating in the early days. Initially, they started by working with a local silica sand-mining company. They were brought in to do the preliminary site work, and the relationship grew from there.

How Does An Air Seeder Work? Breaking Down the Process Step by Step

December 23, 2019

When you’re on the hunt for an air seeder that will take care of all of your seeding needs, you know you can turn to John Deere for the right piece of equipment. But what does an air seeder do? How is it different from your standard everyday planter? The fact of the matter is that there are many key differences, and air seeders from John Deere have several special features that make them reliable, efficient machines to have on the farm.

Surprise the John Deere Fan in Your Life with This Holiday Gift Guide

December 17, 2019

When the holiday season hits, you know it’s time to stock up on John Deere gifts that every agricultural fan in your life will love. Nothing beats a John Deere-branded gift, and you’re sure to find something for everyone on your list. Let’s take a look at this holiday gift guide which will help you show the people in your life how much they mean to you.

Stormtech Charcoal Oasis Backpack

This backpack is made of strong polyester material and comes with the classic green and yellow John Deere logo. The spacious main compartment also has a padded laptop sleeve for added convenience.

Tackle Winter Head-On with John Deere: Considerations for Snow Removal

December 16, 2019

As temperatures continue to drop, there is one thing on the mind of many across the country: snow. While it can bring joy and excitement, especially for children, home and landowners know the challenges that are often associated with snow removal. Dealing with heavy wet snow, ice, and slippery conditions requires one to take the appropriate steps to ensure they are prepared for what is to come.

John Deere 959ML Shovel Logger: Best-in-Class Features and Specs

December 11, 2019

When you’re on the hunt for a shovel logger that can take on felling and log handling on difficult terrain, you know that John Deere has a machine for you. The company has rolled out the John Deere 959ML Shovel Logger just for this purpose, and it has a wide array of features that can help with even the toughest challenges Mother Nature throws your way.

Twitter Fan #Harvest19 Media Gallery: John Deere Harvest Equipment in Action

December 9, 2019

While #Harvest19 posed several challenges, farmers across the country still put in the work day in and day out to get the most out of their fields. Despite facing some obstacles, primarily due to less than ideal weather, John Deere harvest equipment was there to help farmers ensure the best possible harvest season. From corn heads to combines, this equipment played a key role in making #Harvest19 one to remember.

We searched across Twitter for images and videos that we felt best represented how John Deere harvest equipment ensures maximum productivity throughout this season.  We wanted to recognize those who took the time to capture these images and videos in order to showcase what this equipment can really do.