John Deere Tractor Models – Taking a Look Through Time

November 19, 2018

Over the past century, John Deere has consistently introduced new ideas and technology in order to make lives easier. Whether it was developing the first steel plow for farmers in Illinois or creating the first seated cultivator, this company established its role as an industry leader from the get-go. Staying ahead meant breaking boundaries, something which came about when Deere purchased the Waterloo Gasoline Engine Company and officially entered the tractor business in 1918.

Everything You Need to Know About Rotary Cutters from Deere

November 14, 2018

Rotary cutters come in a wide range of sizes and configurations, but how do you know which one is right for you? Furthermore, how do you weigh the features against each other when you’re narrowing down your options? Luckily, John Deere has a wide array of rotary cutters to choose from, giving you one less thing to worry about as you look at the solutions available to you.

Certified Pre-Owned from Deere: What You Get with Your Machine

November 13, 2018

When you’re on the hunt for used John Deere tractor models or John Deere combine models that you can trust, go to the source. Deere has a Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) program which ensures access to high-quality, used equipment.

What is John Deere’s CPO Program?

John Deere’s CPO program is designed to ensure that customers are only receiving the best of the best when it comes to used models. Every model that qualifies under the CPO program comes with a one-year PowerGard Protection plan, which gives customers the coverage benefits of a new machine with the extra value of a pre-owned machine. All of the equipment that is a part the CPO program is field tested, inspected, and certified to ensure it’s ready to go as soon as it’s in the hands of customers. Furthermore, models that qualify under the CPO program come with a one-year JDLink Connect subscription for more insight into the machine’s data and analytics.

Considerations for Overseeding Your Lawn This Fall

November 8, 2018

When looking to nurture thick and healthy grass, don’t underestimate the power of overseeding! The best time to do this is in fall due to warm soil temperatures, cool nights, and a strong possibility of rain at any given point.  By overseeding your lawn before the end of the season, the grass seed will have time to germinate and become established before winter.

Explore best practices for overseeding a large lawn using a range John Deere equipment and attachments by watching the video below.

Overseed large lawn

Taking a Closer Look at the Key Features of the John Deere Z994R

November 7, 2018

When you need a mower that can take on a large amount of square footage in a small amount of time, the John Deere Z994R helps you get the job done. This zero-turn mower is specifically designed to take on large jobs with its 24.7 horsepower liquid-cooled diesel engine and 11.5 U.S. gallon fuel tank.

Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of the John Deere Z994R and how it can help you with the task at hand.

Examining the Benefits of Utilizing a Cultipacker from John Deere

November 5, 2018

When you’re in the market for a cultipacker, John Deere has a wide variety to choose from, each with its own highlights and benefits. With a cultipacker from Deere, you can maximize yield with a well-prepared seedbed and enhance seed-to-soil contact. Cultipackers are ideal for property owners, landscapers, and small producers alike.

Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of the cultipackers from Deere and how they can help you on the job.

Strong Packer Wheels

The cultipackers from the CP11 Series each feature 9.5-inch cast-iron packer wheels. They are specifically made for durable performance while breaking up dirt clods to create smooth, even seed beds every time.

Redefining Lawn Care with Updates to John Deere Walk Behind Mowers

November 1, 2018

In order to maximize productivity and reduce operator fatigue, John Deere has redesigned its line of M and R series walk behind mowers. With new steering controls, enhanced maneuverability, and spring-loaded neutral locks, operators are able to get their commercial jobs done as efficiently as possible. Even after a long day of work, best in class controls ensure that these walk behind mowers continue to handle any task with ease.

Watch the video below to learn more about these updates and how they have changed the way that operators maneuver their walk behind mowers.

Examining the Key Features of the John Deere MH60D for Mulching

October 31, 2018

When you’re in need of mulching tools to help you tackle a big job, John Deere mulching equipment has you covered. One of the latest products to come from Deere is the MH60D mulching head, which joins the existing Worksite Pro lineup.

“With 30 double-carbide tipped teeth, our new mulching head attachment is a job site beast that easily takes big bites out of trees and stumps,” said Jessica Hill, global program manager, attachments. “It’s an invaluable tool for customers who need a powerful mulching solution, no matter the tree type or location.”

Equipment Storage Tips for Your John Deere Machinery

October 29, 2018

When the seasons change and it’s time to put away your John Deere machinery, it helps to have a series of equipment storage tips in the back of your mind. There are a number of different ways you can store your machinery and accessories, but putting them away properly is essential to ensuring that they are in working order for years to come.

So, how do you store your offseason equipment when it’s not in use?

Here are some tips to consider for equipment storage:

  1. Clean with a high-pressure washer.
  2. Check for worn parts.

Addressing the Leading Causes of Battery Failure for Peak Efficiency

October 25, 2018

In order to make the most out of your John Deere equipment, it is critical to preserve each part of the machine, including the battery. Battery failure can be broken down into three individual categories: heat, vibration, and lack of maintenance. An awareness of these three areas is the first step in making sure that everything is running the way that it should be.

Understanding battery failure is a necessary component of guaranteeing your John Deere machine continues to run smoothly while accomplishing a range of tasks. Watch the video below to learn more about diagnosing the top three causes.