Hurst Farm Supply Blog

Holidays With Hurst: Your 2020 John Deere Gift Guide

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Dec 2, 2020 4:02:38 PM

Whew — we’re stuffed! Thanksgiving was a blast, but now it’s time for the real fun: giving gifts to our loved ones to show them just how much they are appreciated. While some people are relatively easy to shop for, finding the perfect gift for some (we’re looking at you, lawn care pros) can prove to be a little overwhelming, especially when you (understandably) don’t know quite as much as they do.

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Topics: John Deere

Troubleshooting Your John Deere Riding Mower

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Aug 10, 2020 12:28:34 PM

Provided you’re diligent about caring for and maintaining your John Deere riding mower, there’s no reason it can’t provide you with several years’ worth of lovely yard work. While only using it for the jobs for which it was intended and making sure it’s properly maintained goes a long way towards extending the mower’s life, knowing how to troubleshoot and correct problems also reduces your stress and allows you greater independence. Let’s look at a few common problems and their possible solutions.

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Topics: John Deere

The Gift That Keeps On Giving: John Deere Turf Equipment

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Dec 6, 2019 1:18:49 PM

Ahhhhhh, yes. That time of year is here once again!

When it comes to all the things to look forward to about the holiday season, the list really is endless: cooler weather, good food, time well-spent with family and friends, and of course, gift-giving. For some people, however, gift-giving can be a difficult task. But we’re here to tell you that it doesn’t have to be!

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Topics: John Deere

Off-Season Inspection: Harvest Equipment

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Jun 18, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Harvest season may be at the back of your mind or the bottom of your to-do list this summer, but the condition and maintenance of your harvest equipment shouldn’t be. As we’ve explored before, proper off-season maintenance can mean the difference between a harvest that is efficient and one that is riddled with breakdowns and roadblocks. Some benefits of off-season harvest equipment care include:

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Topics: John Deere, Harvest

Buying Guide: Zero-Turn Mowers

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Apr 9, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Our position as “your local John Deere dealer” has come to mean a lot more for our customers since we started way back in ’55. In addition to being our local farmers’ best friend, we also like to be there for all of our weekend warriors!

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Topics: John Deere, Hustler Raptor, Zero-Turn Mowers

Equipment Spotlight: 2633VT Vertical Tillage

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Apr 2, 2019 9:00:00 AM

We are proud to be the best West Texas go-to for quality agriculture equipment products for nearly 65 years. The John Deere brand is known for its ability to deliver quality products. The 2633VT is no exception, and that’s why we’ve placed it under this month’s equipment spotlight.

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Topics: John Deere, Ag Equipment, Tillage Equipment

A John Deere Closer Look: Families 5 & 6 Utility Tractors

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Mar 5, 2019 9:00:00 AM

In the first two parts of our blog series, A John Deere Closer Look, we covered everything there is to know about Families 1-4 of John Deere’s line of incredible sub-compact and compact utility tractors.

Now, in the third and final installment, we’re putting the spotlight on the most powerful of these machines: John Deere’s Families 5 & 6 Utility Tractors. If the chores ahead of you require a little more horsepower than what Families 1, 2, 3, or even 4 could offer, look no further than the hardest working utility tractors in their class.

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Topics: John Deere, Compact & Utility Tractors

A John Deere Closer Look: Families 3 & 4 Compact Utility Tractors

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Feb 13, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Now that we’ve covered everything that Families 1 and 2 can offer, it’s time to ditch the “sub” and move on to the next category of John Deere’s celebrated line of utility tractors. In this new edition of A John Deere Closer Look, we’re placing the spotlight on the specs, features, and capabilities that come with John Deere’s heavier duty Family 3 and Family 4 Compact Utility Tractors.

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Topics: John Deere

A John Deere Closer Look: Families 1 & 2 Utility Tractors

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Jan 8, 2019 9:00:00 AM

If you know tractors, you know the name John Deere. For nearly 200 years, John Deere has been leading the way when it comes to agricultural equipment and their line of utility tractors is no exception. In this new blog series, we’re taking a closer look at the different families of John Deere utility tractors and what each of them has to offer you, your farm, and your operation. This week, we’re starting at the top with Family 1 Sub-Compact Utility Tractors and Family 2 Compact Utility Tractors.

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Topics: John Deere

Hurst How-To: Give Your John Deere Sprayer a Tune Up

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Jul 24, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Ready or not, sprayer season is here. To get the most out of your applications, it’s important to tune up your sprayer equipment. You can tune up your equipment yourself with these tips or schedule a service appointment with Hurst Farm Supply.

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Topics: John Deere