Deere Customers

Exploring the Role John Deere Plays in the Success of Discount Dirtworks

July 10, 2019

Building arenas where professional horses and riders compete and train is no easy task. Drew Discount, the owner of Discount Dirtworks, knows this firsthand. “We bred horses on our family farm, so I grew up riding,” said Discount. “But then I got into dirt bikes. I raced motocross from 1993 to 2006 and used farm tractors to build tracks on our property.”

Today, Discount leads his company, which specializes in building and maintaining the show grounds that professionals use across the country – but he knows his job would be a lot tougher without a little help from John Deere.

Learning What a Deere Compact Track Loader Can Do at Z Valley Grain

April 24, 2019

Having a farm to operate on a daily basis comes with a load of responsibilities. Mitch Zumbach and his father, Doran, know this – they own the Z Valley Grain farm near Coggon, Iowa, and they love what they do. With John Deere machinery on hand, they can continue their operations, regardless of what life throws their way.

“It’s always been difficult for me to run a skid steer or CTL,” says Mitch, who lost the use of his right arm in a childhood accident. “We had a competitor machine that we modified so I could use it, but that made it difficult for anyone else to run. My father often wondered if it might be possible with today’s technology to design a machine we could all use.”

Experiencing What John Deere Sports Turf Equipment Can Do

February 20, 2019

John Deere sports turf equipment is designed to tackle a wide range of tasks, making them some of the most popular products on the market. Everything from PrecisionCut Reel Mowers to field rakes make professionals’ jobs easier in this field, and it couldn’t be done without Deere’s commitment to delivering top-of-the-line products to its customers. Let’s take a look at two separate use cases of John Deere sports turf equipment and how it has helped professionals in their respective sectors of the industry.

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Video Gallery: Tackling Tough Jobs at MiCa Enterprises

September 6, 2018

At MiCa Enterprises, getting the job done safely and efficiently each day has been key since starting up in 1991. With a primary focus on power plants and mines, it is vital that the equipment that is used can stand up to any task. As a John Deere customer, this company sees a range of benefits from machines such as motor graders, water trucks, and the 670G LC Excavator.

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Watch the videos below to learn more about MiCa Enterprises and how its workers and equipment are able to handle anything that’s thrown their way.

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Answers to 7 Common John Deere Questions about Mowers

August 22, 2018

You may have plenty of questions about your John Deere mower once you bring it home, regardless of the number of mowers you’ve worked with in the past.

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Let’s take a look at the answers to seven frequently asked questions about John Deere mowers.

How Should Fuel Be Stored?

If possible, try to keep reserve fuel stored inside to avoid temperature extremes. In addition, try to stay away from galvanized tanks, as diesel fuel may interact with zinc to form unstable compounds.

Video Gallery: Taking Action within the John Deere Community

August 2, 2018

From customers to employees, the John Deere community has proven that when things are tough, a little help can go a long way. After Hurricane Harvey impacted Houston, TX, people jumped into action in order to save lives and return life back to normal as soon as possible. While some used their John Deere equipment throughout the storm to help people within the area, others worked to ensure that people could also operate these machines once the storm had passed.

10 John Deere Baby Girl Clothes that Make Perfect Gifts

July 11, 2018

If you have a little girl at home or a special one in your life, why not help her show off her pride for agriculture? There are a number of John Deere baby girl clothes to choose from, all of which come in a wide array of sizes and styles. John Deere clothing is the perfect way for any little one to show off his or her love of the brand and the industry.

Let’s take a look at ten different John Deere baby girl clothes you may want to consider for an upcoming birthday or holiday gift.

Twitter Fan Media Gallery: Compact Construction Equipment in Action

March 26, 2018

Despite the fact that spring has officially arrived, many parts of the country are still facing snowy and icy conditions, making getting outside seem unbearable. While some are able to spend their time working on their landscapes, others are cleaning up snow on a consistent basis. As our fans have shown us, though, John Deere compact construction equipment helps make any job quick and easy, no matter the weather.

How to Maintain Combine Belts and Chains for Harvest Season

February 27, 2018

When you’re handling your grain, you want to be sure you have the right equipment to maximize your yield. John Deere has a wide array of combines, as well as combine belts, to help you take on the task.

There are several combine headers to choose from that offer all-crop flexibility and specialist capabilities for whatever the terrain throws your way. However, maintenance is key to ensuring that your combines and combine belts last for years to come. Using belts that are in working order can also ensure that your machine is up to the task when it comes time to harvest.

Twitter Fan Media Gallery: Heavy Construction Equipment in Action

February 20, 2018

With spring looming in the distance and the ground starting to thaw in some parts of the United States, heavy construction equipment is making an appearance on many construction sites. We’re seeing everything from John Deere backhoes to excavators being used on small and large projects.

We searched high and low to find some of the best images of construction equipment in action captured by our fans on Twitter. We wanted to recognize the photographers who took time out of their day to snap a photo and put it on their social profiles and also thank the hardworking men and women in the construction industry who keep working even in harsh winter weather.