John Deere Mowers

Bagging vs. Mulching: What’s the Difference?

June 20, 2016

When doing work on the yard, the end goal is clear: a healthier and more aesthetically pleasing lawn. However, many homeowners are faced with the bagging vs. mulching conundrum when it comes to determining what to do with the clippings that have been cut by the mower.

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At the simplest level, bagging is the process of collecting clippings within a bagging system and then disposing them in an appropriate location (compost bin, container, etc.). On the other hand, mulching is the term used to define the process of cutting grass and leaving the clippings behind in the yard, where they will decompose as time passes.

John Deere Mower Deck Options: What You Need to Know

June 13, 2016

Every property owner yearns for a great looking lawn. With the help of John Deere lawn equipment, achieving this goal is within reach. While many land owners understand what types of equipment are best-suited for various tasks and yard sizes, the mower decks that do the actual cutting may be more of a mystery.

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Every John Deere mower deck is solid stamped out of steel and designed in a way that sets up for a superior cut. But, what are the different mower deck options available to John Deere customers today and what models are compatible? Let’s take a closer look:

6 Reasons to Turn Your John Deere Mulch On Demand Deck On or Off

July 30, 2015

How much do you know about John Deere Mulch On Demand (MOD)? Just imagine being able to switch between mulching and side discharging effortlessly, without ever leaving the mower.

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Not only would you be able to save your time, but you would be able to cut back on unnecessary expenses as well by keeping your mowing jobs more precise than ever. It’s time to say goodbye to those sneaky grass clippings that end up on sidewalks, driveways and much beds by getting to know John Deere Much On Demand a little better.

John Deere ZTrak Mowers: Making Large Projects Seem Small

April 15, 2015

Experienced landscapers understand that there’s more to mowing than simply shortening the blades of grass that cover the property. It’s also about quality, comfort, and efficiency. That’s where John Deere’s ZTrak mowers come into play, fitting these needs for residential mowing and commercial customers alike.

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To give landscapers a better understanding of what these mower models have to offer, we’ve broken down the ZTrak options by series, providing a look at some of the key features that each possess.

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8 John Deere Tillers and 3-Point Hitch Attachments for Spring Upkeep

March 16, 2015

Now that spring is just around the corner, gardeners and agriculturalists alike are thinking about ways they can improve their work outdoors. Rotary tillers and 3-point hitch attachments from John Deere can help you get the job done faster than last season, giving you more time to enjoy the warm weather this spring.

Here are eight John Deere products you may want to consider adding to your collection of equipment.

1) 30-in. Mechanical Tiller

30-in TillerThis tiller can help you prepare seedbeds and control weeds in a matter of a few minutes. In turn, you’ll be more productive around the garden and the yard.

Simplifying the Buying Process with the John Deere Product Selector

January 7, 2015

Deciding on the perfect piece of equipment to add to your fleet can be a daunting task. The region where the work is being done, business type, and application are all critical factors in the buying process. To alleviate some of the stress this process can bring upon decision makers, John Deere introduced a Product Selector Tool that originally focused on residential and commercial mowing equipment, as well as small tractors.

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Since its introduction, the tool has become a helpful solution for those looking to make a purchase and Deere has added an additional product line to its functionality; nutrient application. To better illustrate how the John Deere Product Selector works, we’ve put together a step-by-step process as if we were going to purchase a nutrient applicator.

Video Gallery: Live with John Deere at GIE Expo 2014

December 11, 2014

In case you haven’t already heard, the GIE Expo 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky was an excellent opportunity for manufacturers to show off their latest and greatest equipment to attendees from all over the world. With over 750 exhibits distributed across the huge Kentucky Exposition Center, there was much to be seen and learned at this annual event.

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For attendees, this event offers a chance to gain knowledge about the agriculture industry, with agriculture equipment exhibits, educational seminars and networking opportunities to meet and learn from key industry influencers. The event spread across 500,000 square feet inside the exposition center and also lingered on the turf area outside, with 19 acres of outdoor demonstrations and test-driving. Numerous seminars aimed to help attendees become more educated about ways to boost efficiency and their bottom line.

Mowing Tips: The Complete Guide to a Perfectly Manicured Lawn

September 22, 2014

The prominence of lawn care has transformed over the years, beginning as a luxury expense for only the wealthiest homeowners that could afford groundkeepers to maintain their property and has become a billion dollar industry in the United States.

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For this reason, U.S. homeowners are constantly searching for mowing tips and tricks to preserve the youth of their lawn. With the right lawn and garden equipment and a few handy tricks, homeowners will be able to achieve the lawn of their dreams.

Transform Your Fall Cleanup with John Deere Parts & Attachments

September 15, 2014

It’s not uncommon for homeowners and lawn caregivers to dread fall cleanup, simply because it can be a messy and time-consuming. With the extremely busy lives that many of us live, it can be difficult to find the time to clean up the yard. However, with the right parts and attachments, the outdoor cleanup experience can be transformed in something more attainable and productive.

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We’ve put together a list of John Deere parts and attachments that will greatly help with your fall cleanup this season. Let’s take a look at some of our favorites!

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Reminiscing on the Past with John Deere Riding Mower History: 1990s

September 2, 2014

In our previous post around John Deere riding mower history, we looked back at the 1980s, a decade that seemingly mended the past with the future. This time period marked Deere’s lawn and garden break-in to diesel, the introduction of the “R” and “S” Series, and a few key changes to existing models. Need to brush up on this topic? Check out this post around John Deere riding mowers that made history in the 80s.

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