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John Deere cuts outlook as low demand for farm equipment drops profit 14% in 3Q

John Deere cuts outlook as low demand for farm...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 13, 2014

Despite improving performance from its construction and forestry equipment division, John Deere reported a second-straight quarter of declines in profit ...

Financed used construction equipment sales drop third month in a row; new financed units flat in June

Financed used construction equipment sales drop third...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Aug 11, 2014

According to the latest numbers from Equipment Data Associates, the number of financed used construction equipment sold dropped in June ...

GEAR: John Deere’s special edition “Midnight Black” Gators are the UTVs Batman would drive

GEAR: John Deere’s special edition...

Posted by Patty Vaughan on Aug 08, 2014

John Deere has launched two special edition Gator Utility vehicles that eschew the typical green paint job for a much ...

PHOTOS: Tour John Deere world HQ; an engineering feat not unlike the company’s equipment

PHOTOS: Tour John Deere world HQ; an engineering feat...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 07, 2014

In 1958 Deere & Company's board of directors approving a radical and forward thinking design for it's new Administrative Center, ...

The three new models in the Cat F series of backhoe loaders – 416F, 420F and 430F – are center pivot machines that feature a new Cat C4.4 ACERT engine, greater lift capacity, more bucket breakout force and increased backhoe control. The engine is equipped with the Cat NOx Reduction System and a diesel particulate filter for emissions reduction. Each model includes hydraulic refinement, new lift arms to increase hinge-pin height by 5 percent, a composite fuel tank and a new hinged cooling pack to improve service access. Cat.com

Should you buy a new backhoe now or wait for the Tier 4...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 01, 2014

The 2013 Equipment World Spec Guide had 10 new models of backhoes in the 14-foot and greater categories. This year, ...

John Deere upgrades 250G LC, 350G LC and 380G LC excavators to Tier 4 Final; 15,000 hours before DPF ash removal (PHOTOS)

John Deere upgrades 250G LC, 350G LC and 380G LC...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 09, 2014

Three G-Series John Deere excavators—the 250G LC, the 350G LC and 380G LC—have advanced to Tier 4 Final engines that ...

New financed construction equipment sales up 3% in May, used sales decline 9%

New financed construction equipment sales up 3% in May,...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 03, 2014

New and used financed construction equipment unit sales went opposite directions in the month of May, according to figures released ...

DOZERS REDEFINED: How electronics and machine control made mid-size dozers smarter

DOZERS REDEFINED: How electronics and machine control...

Posted by Staff Report on Jul 01, 2014

There’s a direct correlation between power and fuel consumption; more power requires more fuel. Higher injection pressures, careful design of ...

Is a John Deere version of FarmVille on the way? Or could the brand establish construction simulators in a bigger way?

Is a John Deere version of FarmVille on the way? Or...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 17, 2014

Though this isn't the company's first foray into video games, John Deere appears to have a more focused idea on ...

How 3 diesel-electric and hybrid construction machines are waging war on wasted energy

How 3 diesel-electric and hybrid construction machines...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jun 01, 2014

For the past decade the drive to reduce diesel exhaust emissions has dominated the headlines. But with the last EPA ...

Thieves steal same skid steer twice in Omaha, resilience lands them in jail

Thieves steal same skid steer twice in Omaha,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 28, 2014

It was British writer William Edward Hickson who said, "If at first you don't succeed, try, try, try again." Recently ...

John Deere profit drops 10% in 2Q, sales and revenues fall 9%

John Deere profit drops 10% in 2Q, sales and revenues...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 14, 2014

Snapping a streak of 15 consecutive quarters with record earnings, John Deere announced Wednesday declines in both profit and revenues ...

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