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You Need a Partner, Fan, and Advocate.

Logging is a way of life. A calling passed through generations. One that gets in your blood and takes everything you've got. That's why we're dedicated to providing equipment and solutions specifically for the work you do.

    Find solutions to make one of the world's toughest jobs a little bit easier
    Mike McCoy reunited with his stolen Skidder thanks to JDLink

    JDLink™ Thwarts Skidder Theft

    On a bright and early March morning, Terri Hensley, Service Administrator at Stribling Equipment in Texarkana, Arkansas, answered a phone call from frantic customer, Mike McCoy. Mike was calling to let someone know his skidder had been stolen. Terri knew that machine had JDLink™ and that she could track it with the serial number and JDLink information.

      Read more about how Mike's skidder was returned
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      Farm bill provision provides certainty for forestry industry

      The provision states that forest roads are not point sources of water pollution.

        Find out why this is a victory for loggers
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        John Deere Introduces New Value-Priced Telematics Solutions

        John Deere's user-friendly JDLink™ machine monitoring system is now available for all makes of stationary and mobile forestry equipment with two new Universal Telematics subscription levels. JDLink Locate and JDLink Express boast value-priced hardware and subscription costs. Both options provide easy remote access to machines through a single, simple-to-use website.

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          Innovations to boost your productivity

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          We Predict an Upswing in Fuel Economy

          At John Deere, we're committed to helping you grow your business. One way we're doing that is by improving fuel economy on Forestry Swing Machines.

            Learn more about improving fuel economy
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            Upgrade to First Class

            Order a retrofit kit on your older John Deere forestry machines to the new seat available on our tracked feller bunchers, tracked harvesters, wheeled feller bunchers, and knuckleboom loaders.

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              Increased productivity is within your reach

              Expand your reach with the new boom option for 903K and 909K Tracked Feller Bunchers. The new long boom delivers increased productivity by stretching maximum reach to more than 32 feet (9.82m), a 10.6% increase over the standard boom, when used with our FR21B Disc Saw Felling Head. Designed to maximize productivity, the new long boom also provides a best in class cutting swath of 17' (5.18m) to handle more trees from one location.

                Learn more about the long boom option
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                We're for Loggers

                At John Deere, we strive to be your Partner, Fan, and Advocate.

                Find out what we mean when we say, "We're for Loggers."


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                Three incredible finance offers on all new John Deere Skidders, Feller Bunchers, Tracked Harvesters and Knuckleboom Loaders: 0% interest for 36 months,* 1.9% interest for 48 months,* or 2.9% interest for 60 months.*

                Learn more about the offer