John Deere

Unofficial: New John Deere 8R and 7R Series tractors unveiled

Unofficial: New John Deere 8R and 7R Series tractors unveiled

Pictures are circulating online, which depict the latest-generation 8R and 7R Series tractors from John Deere. The shots were apparently...

September 27, 2019

New driver-less ‘concept’ tractor from John Deere breaks cover

New driver-less ‘concept’ tractor from John Deere breaks cover

John Deere has been making headlines this week – thanks in no small part to the public unveiling of an...

September 26, 2019

New electro-mechanical gearbox for high-power John Deere tractors

New electro-mechanical gearbox for high-power John Deere tractors

John Deere has been awarded a gold medal and three silver medals by a DLG (German Agricultural Society) jury ahead...

September 25, 2019

John Deere unveils its new-look 6M Series

John Deere unveils its new-look 6M Series

John Deere has developed a “new” 6M Series tractor range. The line-up includes four new four-cylinder models from 90hp to...

September 24, 2019

Imminent change at the helm – at John Deere

Imminent change at the helm – at John Deere

Deere & Company – which encompasses the John Deere brand – will appoint John C May (pictured below) as its...

September 5, 2019

John Deere to roll out combine updates…and a money-back ‘guarantee’

John Deere to roll out combine updates…and a money-back ‘guarantee’

John Deere has announced a package of combine updates for the 2020 season. The S-Series combine’s automatic regulation of forward...

August 14, 2019

Europe’s first 9900i goes to Northern Ireland

Europe’s first 9900i goes to Northern Ireland

The first John Deere 9900i self-propelled forage harvester to be sold in Europe is owned by a contractor in Northern Ireland....

July 31, 2019

Is a ‘right to repair’ law on the way for US tractor owners?

Is a ‘right to repair’ law on the way for US tractor owners?

Outlet/publisher TechDirt reports that Minnesota may be the first US state to pass a so-called ‘right to repair’ law. According to the outlet,...

May 2, 2019

Europe-wide award for ‘high-tech slurry application system’

Europe-wide award for ‘high-tech slurry application system’

John Deere’s manure (slurry) sensing system has now been recognised by the European Land and Soil Management Award jury as...

April 18, 2019

Major tractor row between John Deere and Mahindra; but over what?

Major tractor row between John Deere and Mahindra; but over what?

Following a complaint by John Deere, it has been recommended that Mahindra modify its ‘#1 Selling Tractor’ and ‘Over [2.1]...

March 25, 2019

An all-electric John Deere that needs no big battery; just a clever ‘extension cord’

An all-electric John Deere that needs no big battery; just a clever ‘extension cord’

John Deere is evidently working to develop viable electric-drive systems for future-generation tractors. Publisher Electrive.com has just revealed news of the...

December 18, 2018

John Deere’s NI extravaganza pulls the punters

John Deere’s NI extravaganza pulls the punters

This year marked a special milestone for Johnston Gilpin & Co – the John Deere agricultural and turf equipment dealership...

December 17, 2018

John Deere ‘scales’ new heights with its latest model

John Deere ‘scales’ new heights with its latest model

Manufacturers are always looking to come up with new ideas to help them stand out from the crowd at shows,...

November 29, 2018

New app allows you to adjust your Deere from your desk

New app allows you to adjust your Deere from your desk

John Deere, as ever, is pressing ahead with the application of digital technology to daily farm operations. Its latest endeavour...

November 27, 2018

John Deere extends its ‘fuel guarantee’ to the field

John Deere extends its ‘fuel guarantee’ to the field

John Deere has announced that, as of this month, the company’s Fuel Guarantee Programme will apply to field as well...

November 21, 2018

870hp John Deere undergoes German investigation…in Italy

870hp John Deere undergoes German investigation…in Italy

Launched earlier this year, the 9000 Series forage harvesters from John Deere were promised to improve harvesting speed and efficiency...

November 7, 2018

This tractor can ‘warn’ car drivers of its presence on the road – from 1km away

This tractor can ‘warn’ car drivers of its presence on the road – from 1km away

A John Deere tractor that can “communicate” and send warnings to cars approaching it on the public road was on...

October 31, 2018

John Deere and Kramp embark on major European deal

John Deere and Kramp embark on major European deal

Kramp and John Deere are now expanding their “strategic partnership” into France, Poland, Portugal and Spain. Other European countries will...

October 26, 2018