Deere entered the farm tractor business in March 1918 through the acquisition of the Waterloo Gasoline Engine Company. For the past 100 years, John Deere tractors have been the machines that best portray agricultural productivity.
A trip to Ford's factories reminded Deere leaders of the importance of creating products that meet customers’ needs.
A man whose passion for the Waterloo Boy nearly 100 years ago still inspires his descendants today.
The design of the 8000 Series Tractor aimed to improve visibility, enhance serviceability, and achieve a 99% turning radius.
Following the New Generation of Power line-up, John Deere introduced the 110 Lawn and Garden Tractor.
Here's how John Deere put the pieces in place to realize the goal of becoming the largest agricultural and industrial equipment manufacturer in the world.
An inside look into how John Deere defied strong industry trends in order to survive the agricultural depression and meet customer needs.
Current employees share their historic family ties dating back to the acquisition of the Waterloo Gasoline Engine Company.
Neil Dahlstrom, manager of the John Deere Archives and History, shares his insights on this historic tractor.
More than 100 machines from the past century will be on display – some rarely available for display.
Neil Dahlstrom, manager, corporate archives and history, discusses John Deere's tractor development work from 1912-1918.
Deere Day in Dallas, as the event was called, introduced the New Generation of Power, John Deere's first modern four- and six-cylinder tractors.
The museum's "American Enterprise" exhibition will mark 2018 as the year of the tractor.
Take a look inside the John Deere Archives to learn about the research process and management of 100 years of tractor history.
Discover how the "Bathtub D" re-emerged to fill its important place in the lineage of the John Deere tractor.
Journey back to August 1918, when the Waterloo Boy tractor debuted at the National Tractor Demonstration in Salina, Kansas.
March 14, 2018, marks the 100th anniversary of the day Deere & Company purchased the Waterloo Gasoline Engine Company, in Waterloo, Iowa.
The John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum showcases a new display featuring the rollover protective structure (ROPS).