Farm Equipment

James Byers wins $1,250 gift card from John Deere

James Byers of Vincent, Ohio, distinctly remembers the first time he won a drawing. “My name came up in the lottery, and I was drafted into the military,” he said. Although it took a while, his name recently was called again as the final monthly winner of the John Deere Big Gear Giveaway. Byers, who [...]

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The 2962 Double Disc Fertilizer Opener is available for liquid application or dry fertilizer (shown in photo). Optional floating residue managers are available.

Yetter double disc opener available with dry fertilizer tube

The 2962 Double Disc Opener for Dry Fertilizer is a great option for producers wanting to precisely place dry fertilizer while planting. Like the liquid model from Yetter Farm Equipment, the dry model features a doubledisc design and mounts directly to the faceplate of the planter row-unit. The opener blade adjacent to the row runs [...]

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The new Tractor Toolbox attaches easily to the front weight support of the tractor and has more room for tools, hitch pins, and other essential items.

New front-mounted Tractor Toolbox offered by John Deere

Convenient utility box, located on the front of the tractor, stores larger tools, tow chains, parts and other supplies.   Finding room in a tractor cab for tools, parts, and other items needed while in the field, has always been an issue with operators.  Small toolboxes have been supplied and located on different areas of [...]

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Changing hybrids on the fly

When it comes to trying out new technology, Beck’s Hybrids gives their testing platform three years until deciding whether the new innovations are worth keeping around. The company’s Practical Farm Research Director, Jason Webster, has been trying out a multi-hybrid planting technique for the past three years and believes the idea is here to stay. [...]

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May Wes Slide N Drive

May Wes expands Slide-N-Drive™ Poly 5th Wheel Cover product line

No grease. No worries. For more than two decades May Wes has manufactured the Slide-N-Drive™ Poly Fifth Wheel Covers for the ag and transportation industries. Recently two new poly covers were brought to market, making a total of 20 different product offerings supporting these fifth wheel makes/models: Holland; FW35, FW8, FW17, FW3500 & FW2500, FWS1, [...]

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Yetter 2995 Xtreme Fertilizer Coulter

New Fertilizer Coulter option available from Yetter for 2014

The new 2995 Xtreme Fertilizer Coulter from Yetter Farm Equipment takes fertilizer application to the next level by offering a new design capable of spring pressure up to 2,000 pounds, providing the power needed to cut through even the toughest residue conditions. The increased down pressure offered by the 2995 XFC is 30 to 50 [...]

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Michelin North America to introduce new AgriBib® tractor tire

Taller-Sized Tire Designed for Larger Tractors to Handle Bigger Loads Responding to meet changing market needs, Michelin North America is introducing an extension of its popular AgriBib tire lineup later this year. The new MICHELIN® AgriBib® 480 95 R50 model is a taller-sized, rear fitment tire designed primarily for larger, front-wheel assist tractors to handle [...]

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The new 4M and 4R Series Compact Utility Tractors from John Deere include six models from 43 to 66 engine hp and can be used with a wide variety of attachments and implements, such as the new H180 Loader.

John Deere reveals new 4 Family Compact Utility Tractors for farm or ranch

New 4M and 4R models offer unmatched comfort, versatility, and performance John Deere introduces the 4M and 4R Series compact utility tractors for farmers, ranchers and rural property owners who are looking for the most versatile, feature-rich chore tractor available. Six stylish models (4044M, 4052M, 4066M, 4044R, 4052R, 4066R) make up the family and provide [...]

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At the 2014 Drive Green Challenge events, customers can drive compact utility tractors like this John Deere 3023E, which will be given away with a loader and rotary cutter later this year.

At John Deere Drive Green Challenge events, it’s all about new Equipment

More 2014 events give more guests the chance to check out tractors and implements and win equipment. With hundreds of Drive Green Challenge events planned for this year, consumers looking for John Deere utility tractors, attachments and implements, plus Gators and lawn and garden tools will have more opportunity to see and test drive the [...]

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SeedStar Mobile gives producers easy access to their planting data and provides the mobility they need to view the data at any time or place.

John Deere introduces SeedStar™ Mobile for improving planter performance

Features include real-time monitoring, documentation, and high-definition mapping with an iPad®  In conjunction with the launch of the ExactEmerge™ planters and MaxEmerge™ 5 row units, John Deere introduces SeedStar Mobile to help producers better visualize, document, and access their planting data in real time.  The new John Deere SeedStar Mobile solution uses an iPad to [...]

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