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John Deere unveils Z900 series ZTrak mowers with Michelin X Tweel Turf airless, radial tires.
The new Michelin X Tweel Turf is an airless, radial tire sold exclusively for John Deere ZTrak 900 series models with 54-, 60-, and 72-inch deck sizes. Unlike traditional pneumatic tires, the Tweel...
The Kubota Z700 series and Kommander series both add new models.
At Kubota’s dealer meeting, the company introduced Z700 series mowers powered by Kawasaki engines and a zero-turn mower that’s less than $4,000. These were two top demands of customers,...
Learn about Toro's legacy and share your own Toro story.
The Toro Company is celebrating its 100 years of business this year.  According to Michael J. Hoffman, Toro’s chairman and chief executive officer, Toro attributes its remarkable longevity...
Have some brush to clear this fall?
  The new EDGE Rotary Brush Mower – 72” High-Flow model has been added to the lineup of mower attachments for any brand or model skid steer or track loader. It is the...
It’s tune-up time for the lawn mower so it's ready for that first mow
I always look forward to the first time we mow the yard. The smell of freshly cut grass is so pleasant, and immediately makes me think of summer – even if it’s still a long time off! But...
Our readers love to share their places in the country!
Do you think your place in the country is beautiful? Here are submissions from several years of Beautiful Places contests at Living the Country Life: Beautiful Places 1 Beautiful Places 2...
E-15 is okay for late-model vehicles, but keep it out of small engines
When mowing season rolls around I lug the gas can to the pump and fill it up for our lawn mowers. I've always used an E-10 ethanol blend, and haven't had any problems. E-15, a gasoline...
No matter how much grass you cut, there's a mower ideally suited to your needs.
Make the task easier with these deck tips
Radio interview source: Kevin Branstetter, Product Manager, John Deere Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below   In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're...
There are several options for mowing hay, but a disc mower enables you to get the job done quickly.
Sickle mowers have been used to cut hay for decades, but disc mowers are rapidly becoming the machine of choice. They can handle tougher conditions, wetter hay, and get jobs done faster. Plus,...