Vintage John Deere Tractors

The Evolution of the John Deere Steel Plow

February 22, 2012

Dating back to the beginning of civilization, farming has been a large source of food. As populations rose, the demand for these agricultural goods increased dramatically, putting a high demand on farmers producing them. As it became known tilled soil was more effective for seeding and growing, early forms of plows emerged. In this post, we will go back in history and explore the evolution of the John Deere steel plow.

John Deere’s First Plow: 1837