Residential

20 Interesting Facts You May Not Know About John Deere Diesel Engines

February 22, 2021

John Deere & Company has a long history of providing quality diesel engines to its customers, from its first in 1949 to today’s Tier 4 PowerTech engine. Throughout this period of time, there have been several exciting developments that have helped shape not just the evolution of diesel engines, but also John Deere history as a whole. Let’s take a look at 20 interesting facts that you may not know about John Deere diesel engines!

Fun Facts About John Deere Diesel Engines

  1. Since 1949, Deere has designed and manufactured diesel engines.

John Deere Gator Attachments & Accessories for Your Gator & UTV

February 10, 2021

The John Deere Gator Utility Vehicle (UTV) is a versatile machine on its own, but with the addition of some attachments, the Gator can be upgraded to the next level. John Deere Gator attachments cover a variety of needs, including blades, cab additions, cargo box storage, carts/hitches, high performance items, lights/signals, protection, and sprayers/washers.

The following is an image gallery highlighting a few unique attachments John Deere offers to Gator owners.

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Gator attachment HD POWERtach Blade

The HD POWERtach Blade supplies up to 1,000 lb. of down pressure and has the ability to angle up to 25 degrees to the left or right. It also includes hardened skid shoes, reinforced moldboard, heavy-duty springs, and a reversible cutting edge to extend wear life.

How John Deere Helped Taussig Landscape Grow More Competitive

January 27, 2021

The landscaping industry can be difficult to break into, as Derek Taussig of Taussig Landscape knows. However, with a bit of ingenuity and research, he was able to find his way to Prairieland Partners, who helped him build his company from the ground up. Since then, he has been utilizing John Deere machinery to drive his business and deliver optimal results to his clients.

John Deere Mowers in the Snow: Snow Plows, Attachments & More

January 24, 2021

As the longest and coldest winter days approach and the snow begins to fall, it’s time to rev up the engine on your John Deere riding mower. While these pieces of equipment are ideal for the warmer months performing lawn-care duties and tackling yard-work tasks, they can quickly become a residential home owner’s best friend, clearing areas that may quickly be inundated by snowfall.

So, as fall comes to a close, the grass has been cut, and the leaves have been removed from the yard, be sure to keep your John Deere riding mower in a spot where it can be easily accessed, as it’s only a snow plow attachment away from being a snow removal workhorse during even the toughest conditions. These snow removal and snow plow attachments may include any of the following: 

John Deere X320 vs. X360: A Tractor Comparison Guide

January 11, 2021

The John Deere X320 and X360 tractors are both ideal for mowing with the utmost control. However, there are slight differences between the models that may appeal to customers depending on their specific needs. 

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If you’re looking for a tractor that has the ability to handle all the work you need to do around your property, look no further than the John Deere X320 tractor. This tractor comes with a 48-inch or 54-inch deck to suit all of your needs, and it also has a heavy-duty transmission for all of the jobs around the yard. Alternatively, if you are looking for an even more heavy-duty vehicle, the X360 may be the better option due to its hydraulic lift system. Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of the John Deere X320 and the X360 to help you make a more informed purchasing decision.

John Deere Compact Tractors: Uses, Attachments & Models

September 11, 2020

Compact tractors are designed to tackle a variety of jobs, both in a professional and residential setting. Whether you are looking to tackle small projects around the farm or overhaul your residential yard, there are models and attachments to help you do it all. 

Let’s take a closer look at the uses of compact tractors, models, and attachments for these vehicles.  

History of Used Compact Tractors

As the tractor business began bustling, John Deere entered the industry in 1918 and has been working to offer their customers top of the line equipment ever since. Here’s a look back at a timeline of some of the most well-known tractor models that have contributed to this industry.

32 John Deere Lawn Mower Attachments for Seasonal Use

July 13, 2020

The changing of the seasons is a very exciting time for gardeners, farmers, and those alike. It also poses many different challenges that may require the implementation of a variety of yard maintenance tips. These tips can also range, depending on the season you are in, due to changes in temperature, soil conditions, and the amount of debris on your lawn. Here are some yard maintenance tips, as well as riding lawn mower attachments to help you through the changing seasons.

What You Need to Know About Mulch Mowing and Its Benefits

July 1, 2020

If you’re looking to enhance your lawn care practices, there are several different routes you can take, one of which being mulch mowing. There are several benefits associated with mulch mowing, whether you want to see a greener lawn or simply get more out of your John Deere equipment.

Mulching vs. Bagging

There are several differences between mulching and bagging, all of which you’ll want to consider for the sake of your lawn’s health.

How to Install a Split Rail Fence: Understanding the Fundamentals

May 20, 2020

When it comes time to construct a split rail fence on your property, you’ll want to ensure that you’re doing it right to avoid problems later down the line. There are several fundamentals you can keep in mind while fence building, all of which are easy to follow and can give you peace of mind. Let’s take a look at some of the steps you’ll want to consider as you construct the split rail fence you need.

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A Comparison of John Deere Lawn Tractor Models for Spring Landscaping

April 13, 2020

Spring is finally here and for most across the country, this brings about the opportunity to tackle that yard work that has been piling up over the past few months. As with any task, though, home and landowners should kick off their spring lawn care regimen by going over the basics and deciding on the lawn tractor that will be best suited for their operation. While this may seem like a lot to consider, home and landowners can rest assured knowing that the work they put in at the beginning of the season will pay off for months, maybe even years, to come.