Shares of Deere spiked Friday morning after the agriculture company topped estimates for its fiscal first quarter and said the farming sector in the United States is starting to stabilize. The company reported $1.63 in adjusted earnings per share and $6.53 billion of revenue for the quarter. Analysts expected $1.25 in earnings per share and $6.409 […]

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John Deere has updated its lineup of 7R tractors for model year 2020. Seven models are available from 210 to 330 horsepower and provide the size and horsepower options for diversified crop and livestock producers, commercial hay growers and transport operations. To enhance operator comfort, John Deere added an all-new cab. An automotive-inspired interior surrounds […]

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Building upon the positive momentum of the original launch of TimberMatic™ Maps and TimberManager™, John Deere announces the expansion of the technology offerings to full-tree equipment, including feller bunchers and skidders. These streamlined software solutions offer loggers enhanced machine visibility and communication for a productive work day.  “The addition of full-tree machines to the TimberMatic Maps […]

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In an effort to empower customers to continue to run their world, John Deere is launching two key initiatives at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020: John Deere Performance Tiering and Certified Rebuild Centers. Beginning in 2021, John Deere Performance Tiering will roll out within select new construction and compact machine categories. Machines will be designated as a G tier, P tier […]

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As a leader in equipment technology, John Deere is displaying its latest solutions for the construction industry during the 2020 CONEXPO-CON/AGG Show in Las Vegas, while also discussing its vision for the future. “The construction industry is rapidly changing, and technology is a driving factor in this evolution,” said Kevin Very, director of technology and product […]

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John Deere is making grade control easier to implement with a multilevel grade management path. This new approach provides customers with the options and flexibility they need to add grade management to their business, whether they are looking at this technology for the first time or interested in upgrading to a premium solution. “Our customers face […]

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Introducing a higher power range and more optionality with durable electric drivetrain solutions As a complete power solutions provider for OEMs, John Deere Power Systems (JDPS) has expanded its lineup of engine and electric drivetrain solutions. The company is showcasing its growing product offerings at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. “We’re continually focused on providing our customers with power solutions that […]

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Alvin Furr grew up in a rural area near Charlotte, North Carolina. At night during high school, he worked second shift at the local cotton mill, operating the spinning machine while dreaming of bigger things. After moving to Winston-Salem in the early 1980s, Furr began working as an interior finish carpenter for a contractor. “I […]

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When Hurricane Michael made landfall on October 7, 2018, it was only the fourth Category 5 hurricane to hit the contiguous United States — and the first to strike the Florida Panhandle. In Mexico Beach, Florida, entire neighborhoods were swept away, leaving only bare foundation slabs. Violent, 160-mph winds caused widespread destruction throughout Panama City, […]

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If there is an ultimate proving ground for construction equipment, it might be a quarry. By midday, temperatures approach 100-degree heat with no shade in sight. To paraphrase an old song, if a machine can make it here, it can make it anywhere. “It’s like a different planet out here,” says Will Moore, Director of […]

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