Make your next planting season electric with John Deere’s latest MaxEmerge™ row unit design. What exactly does it do? With the new design, plant population and seed spacing accuracy are improved. With an electric drive, operators can achieve greater curve performance on the inner and outer rows.

By making your planting efforts more productive, you can avoid input waste and maximize yield potential. Get better access to row unit components, eliminate shafts and drivelines and simplify your planter maintenance.


It’s one thing to read it and another to see it for yourself. To help you learn more about this feature and the other features and benefits of John Deere MaxEmerge planters, we put together this video gallery. Enjoy!

Easy Adjust Row Cleaners

Here you will learn the benefits of the Easy Adjust feature on John Deere ExactEmerge and MaxEmerge 5e equipped planters. With this key feature, operators can make on-the-go adjustments that are controlled directly from the seat of the cab with a pneumatic solution. Watch the video to learn more.

Individual Row Hydraulic Downforce (IRHD)

In this video, the benefits of Individual Row Hydraulic Downforce (IRHD) system for the MaxEmerge are discussed. This system provides 50 – 450 pounds of applied downforce and an accumulator to dampen any obstructions that you may hit with your row unit to protect them.

Pneumatic Closing Wheels

Now, let’s talk about the benefits of the Pneumatic Closing system available on the John Deere MaxEmerge 5e or ExactEmerge row units. This system gives you 25 settings available from your Deere display in your tractor cab to make a difference without ever leaving your seat. Learn more about the features and benefits in this video.

MaxEmerge 5e – Electric Drive Row Unit

Get a better understanding about the capabilities of the John Deere MaxEmerge 5e row unit. Common components that are proven successful include the Individual Row Hydraulic Downforce, Pneumatic Closing Wheels and Easy Adjust Row Cleaners. See how this electric drive row unit provides curve compensation for yourself.

Contact your local John Deere dealer for more information about MaxEmerge planters or other planting equipment.

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