Photography

Twitter Gallery: What’s Everyone Saying About Harvest 2014?

August 25, 2014

Growers around the country, and world, have been preparing for Harvest 2014 essentially all year, dedicating all of their time and energy to producing the best quality crop. Their ambition to spend countless long days on the field, sun up to sun down, is admirable. Whether it be cotton, wheat, corn, cucumbers or other crop, farmers and growers work each day on a mission to provide food for the community. Wouldn’t you have to agree that these rare people deserve to be recognized for their impact on the world? Well, now is a perfect time to do so.

Harvest 2014

Photo Gallery: Get Swept off Your Feet with John Deere Windrowers

August 21, 2014

This year, John Deere has reached a major milestone, celebrating 50 successful years in the self-propelled windrower business at its Ottumwa Works factory. It all began in 1964, when John Deere entered this market with the introduction of the 200A and 215A models. John Deere windrowers continue to expand this rich history with innovative developments and top notch technology.

John Deere Windrowers

We’ve put together a photo gallery to admire the success of John Deere windrowers and the many noble contributions they have made in the agriculture industry over the years. Risk getting swept off your feet by taking a moment to appreciate these 15 windrower images!

John Deere Windrowers

John Deere Windrowers

John Deere Windrowers

John Deere Windrowers

Five John Deere Agriculture Management Solutions to Farm with Precision

August 14, 2014

In an effort to get more from less, today’s crop producers are often times turning to technological advancements in agriculture. These advancements, labeled as agriculture management solutions (AMS), are designed to allow for year-round application, faster job performance, and stronger yields. Any one (or combination) of these solutions will surely lead to increased levels of production, which is something all producers strive for.

AMS

Image Gallery: A Visual Look at Everyday Life on the Farm

July 31, 2014

Today, it doesn’t take as many farmers as it once did to cover a large number of acres for crop production. Thanks to advancements in technology within offices and aboard agricultural equipment, farmers can ultimately do more with less. However, these advancements present farmers with the challenge of knowing how to operate the technology and manage all parts of the farm from sunrise to sundown.

7R Barn

As a result, life on the farm for crop producers can be very busy, demanding a great deal both physically and mentally, especially during peak planting and harvesting seasons. To give our readers a better understanding of a farmer’s daily life during these busy times, we’ve put together a photo essay that walks through a typical day on the farm during the peak seasons, enjoy!

Standing Out From the Flock with 12 John Deere Twitter Header Photos

July 24, 2014

With more than 255 monthly active users and 500 million tweets per day, it can be easy for tweets to get buried on feeds, leaving your profile a digital wasteland. Whether you’re trying to grow your follower count or simply add a little spice to your profile, Twitter offers its users the ability to customize their header photo (a 1500 x 500 pixel image that appears at the top of the profile).

MF Twitter

Image Gallery: Our Fans Celebrating the 4th of July John Deere Style!

July 3, 2014

As Americans everywhere prepare to celebrate the 4th of July in their own way, we wanted to take some time to reach out to some of our fans and see how they’re using (or have used)  John Deere equipment as a part of their celebration. From tractors pulling floats in public parades, to subtly decorated Deere tractors in the confines of one’s own garage, we learned (thanks to a number of fan submissions) that Deere enthusiasts do in fact include their equipment in their July 4th celebrations.

American Flag

50 John Deere Gator Photos that Define Versatility

May 29, 2014

For more than 20 years, John Deere has been producing its all-terrain utility vehicles, the John Deere Gator. During this period of time, models have evolved to offer customers a steady blend of work and play, making them the perfect companion for those who spend the majority of their time and energy on farms, work-sites, and ranches.

John Deere Gator Lineup

Rather than explaining all the ways they can be used and in what locations, we’ve taken the time to put together a collection of 50 John Deere Gator photos that speak louder than words when defining versatility the John Deere way. Enjoy!

30 John Deere Cover Photos for Agriculture Enthusiasts

May 8, 2014

Facebook is home to more than 1 billion active monthly users, so it’s fair to assume a large portion of agricultural producers are active, spending some of their valuable free time interacting with friends and family through status updates, photos, and more. When landing on a Facebook page, one of the first things a user notices is the large cover photo (851 x 315 pixels) that appears at the top of the page as a background. The name “cover photo” is telling as it takes a similar role as a book cover, providing a first-glance visual impression.

10 Night Farming Photos that Show Production Doesn’t Stop at Sundown

April 17, 2014

Following a long cold winter spent indoors planning for the upcoming crop season, farmers have plenty of energy built-up waiting to be released in the field when temperatures warm up and the days become longer. However, as the days lengthen, so too does the amount of time that’s needed for work in the fields.

Suddenly, it becomes common for time needed for work on the field to outnumber hours of sunlight in a day. As a result, many farmers spend early spring and late summer nights in the field, getting crops in the ground, and then preparing for the fall harvest. To prove farming doesn’t need to stop when the sun sets, or begin when the sun rises, we’ve put together a gallery of ten photos that show night farming at it’s best, enjoy!

Image Gallery: John Deere Planting and Seeding Equipment in Action

April 10, 2014

As crop planting and seeding season swings into full force, many United States crop farmers will be in the fields from sunrise to sunset, preparing the ground and delivering seed into trenches during long days. While we understand these demanding days allow for a minimum amount of relaxation time for those on the fields, we wanted to put together an image gallery of John Deere planting and seeding equipment in action, to give farmers and agriculture enthusiasts a look at the crop planting process from outside the cab. So, take a moment to scroll  through this image gallery of 25 pieces of John Deere planting and seeding equipment in action, enjoy!