175 Years in the Making: Monumental John Deere “Firsts”
In the 175 years that John Deere has been serving the agricultural, forestry, and construction community, there have been numerous monumental developments. John Deere was and still is a pioneer in the innovative design and production of tractor equipment, which can be seen through Deere’s introduction of new equipment, financial success, global expansion, and a guarantee of reliable machinery. The following images give a visual representation of the milestones the John Deere company has achieved in nearly two centuries of business.
1837 First Self-Scouring Plow: Deere designs a plow that can cut through the sticky Midwestern soil.
1890 First Product Expansion: Deere offers plows, cultivators, harrows, drills and planters, wagons, and buggies.