Friday, 24 May 2019 11:45

Square-off in the tractor market

John Deere and Mahindra have squared off in the US over the latter’s advertising claims.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 17 May 2019 10:17

No mucking around with manure gear

John Deere's HarvestLab 3000 system has won the company a European Land and Soil Management Award at a Forum for Agriculture event.

Published in Machinery & Products
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 10:00

Spray variability all sorted

Applying chemicals to arable or grassland crops has many variables — differing chemical formats and target volumes, and forward speeds that vary with undulating terrain.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 04 March 2019 15:13

Better cutting on farm, park or roadside

John Deere has introduced a new line-up of rotary cutters in the form of the E, M and R series, with a new deck and cutting chamber design.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 15 February 2019 12:24

No-till drill gets an upgrade

The John Deere 750A All-Till drill is a popular choice in New Zealand, offering high outputs in conventional, minimal and no-till regimes and precise seed placement.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 17 December 2018 15:37

One for Santa’s list

With Christmas just around the corner, farmers thoughts will be on finding a gift for the domestic manager, the ankle-biters – and maybe a little prezzie for themselves.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 15 November 2018 13:44

Upgrades for JD’s 6R series

John Deere is updating its lineup of 110 to 250hp 6R series cabbed tractors for 2019.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 15 November 2018 09:44

John Deere building on zero-turn range

John Deere has introduced the new diesel Z994R Commercial ZTrak zero-turn mower, said to offer more performance and efficiency, and available in New Zealand from early 2019.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 31 October 2018 14:10

Tractors for all seasons

The latest 5G series from John Deere takes the tried-and-tested route: a wide range of formats for all horticultural and viticulture scenarios.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 12 October 2018 14:09

JD’s new forage harvesters coming

Snippets during the last few months about the new John Deere 9000 series SP harvesters no doubt originate in the ‘mothership’ and are disseminated by social media. 

Published in Machinery & Products
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