John Deere is the brand name of Deere & Company, an American corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment. Other products the company manufactures include consumer and commercial equipment such as lawn mowers, snow throwers, snowmobiles, all-terrain vehicles, and StarFire (a wide-area differential GPS). It is also a supplier of diesel engines and powertrains (axles, transmissions, etc.) used especially in heavy equipment. Deere & Company ranked No. 84 in the 2020 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations.
Deere & Company is currently organized into three major equipment divisions and six primary operating units:
• Agricultural Equipment
• Construction & Forestry Equipment
• Commercial & Consumer Equipment
• John Deere Power Systems
• John Deere Parts
• John Deere Credit