The Top John Deere Advertisements

January 31, 2012

Last summer we posted eight of our favorite John Deere advertisements, but we came across a few more as we went back in time to write our JD 175th Anniversary post a few weeks ago. While John Deere advertisements have always been creative, they also instill a sense of passion and loyalty that many Deere owners can relate to. Although Deere builds equipment for everything from backyard gardening to enormous farms, they still find a way to make a connection with all people in their advertisements. Join us as we travel from a 1926 John Deere advertisement to present day commercials.

John Deere on the Silver Screen

January 27, 2011

Although you never see them walking the red carpet or attending movie premieres, John Deere has been a movie star for many, many years.  You may not notice them at first, but John Deere tractors and equipment have been featured in countless television shows and movies throughout the years.  John Deere has had cameo appearances in all different genres of movies and TV shows. We have compiled a few photos and videos of John Deere machinery that you may recognize from some of your favorite movies.  I’m sure that there are many other films and shows that you have seen John Deere equipment in.  Even though we may never see that star on Hollywood Boulevard, it is pretty cool to see our favorite John Deere machinery on our television screens.

John Deere Featured on Ultimate Factories

October 20, 2009

National Geographic recently did a piece on John Deere, going behind the scenes of our factory in Illinois to witness the birth of one of agriculture’s most vital harvesting machines — the STS Combine. In their show, Ultimate Factories, National Geographic showcases the technologies being utilized in the manufacturing of, and the employees responsible for bringing to you, the world’s best-selling combine.