Successful Farming Radio Report

Melissa SandfortAudio, Farm Broadcast Reports, General, Media Room

Darrell Anderson, Successful Farming Radio Magazine, caught up with Kayla Reynolds, Product Manager, Equipment Management for John Deere Ag Management Solutions, at the National Association of Farm Broadcasting Trade Talk session in Kansas City in November. Kayla gives an overview of iTec Pro, which turns equipment automatically at the end of the row, making growers more efficient, allowing inputs to … Read More

Precision Ag on RFD-TV

Cindy ZimmermanEducation, General, Media Room

Want to find out more about precision agriculture in living color? You can on March 19th at 8 pm Eastern. Tune in to RFD-TV “Live” with John Deere and learn how easy it can be to put today’s precision ag technologies to work in your operation. They will take a look at some of the common misconceptions surrounding precision ag … Read More

The Precision Ag Minute

Cindy ZimmermanAudio, Equipment, General, Media Room, Precision Ag Minute

This Precision Ag Minute is about how John Deere’s AutoTrac system is a good investment. Peter Shinn with Brownfield Network talked to Burt Heinrick of Texas about how the system helped him see immediate results. “In today’s time in agriculture, we can’t mess around too much. We gotta get ‘er done,” says Heinrick. You can listen to the latest Precision … Read More

OptiGro Sound Bite

Cindy ZimmermanAudio, Commodity Classic, Farm Broadcast Reports, General, Media Room

Here is a short sound bite, courtesy of Cyndi Young with Brownfield Network, that explains the advantage of John Deere’s OptiGro System for corn and wheat growers in less than 30 seconds. Jeff Kaiser with John Deere’s Agri Services does the explaining. “The real difference is getting an image when you want it and getting it quickly after it’s taken,” … Read More With Sprayers

Cindy ZimmermanAudio, Commodity Classic, Equipment, General, Media Room

The industry leader in sprayers is even better with precision technology. The John Deere 4720 was on display at the 2007 Commodity Classic, pictured here with Craig Weynand, Division Marketing Manager for John Deere Sprayers. Weynand says the 4720 is their most popular sprayer, “This machine is really tailored to the corn and soybean producer in the Midwest and the … Read More

Introducing Corn and Wheat OptiGro to the Media

Cindy ZimmermanCommodity Classic, Education, Equipment, General, Media Room, Satellite, Software

There are about 100 agricultural reporters attending the 2007 Commodity Classic this week in Tampa who are busy writing, recording and photographing the events and products to bring back to those who are unable to attend. Many of those reporters were on hand Friday for the introduction of John Deere’s OptiGro System for corn and wheat growers. John Mann, Vice … Read More

Winning With Swath Control Pro for Planters

Cindy ZimmermanCommodity Classic, Education, Equipment, General, Media Room, Satellite

One of the WIN Sessions at the Commodity Classic on Friday was focused on John Deere’s Swath Control Pro for planters. The presentation, given by Kyle Collins with John Deere’s Ag Management Solutions, explained to the group how the Swath Control technology can allow for more use of seed to help growers improve planter performance for optimal plant emergence and … Read More

AgriTalk at Commodity Classic

Cindy ZimmermanAudio, Commodity Classic, Equipment, General, Media Room

AgriTalk was live here in Tampa, Florida on the first official day of the Commodity Classic interviewing a number of representatives. Pictured here with AgriTalk host Mike Adams (right) from left to right are Kyle Collins, John Deere Ag Management Solutions; Bob Callanan, American Soybean Association; and Barry Nelson with John Deere. AgriTalk’s opening segment from Classic featured Barry and … Read More

Media Inquiries

Melissa SandfortMedia Room

If you have any questions or need further information about John Deere products, please contact Barry Nelson at 913-310-8324 or