The company manufactures agricultural machinery
(including tractors, combines, etc.),
construction equipment, landscaping equipment,
snowplows, logging equipment,
as well as John Deere branded engines
(often the company itself is called John Deere).
John Deere vehicles are painted in traditional yellow and green colors.
The company's factories are located mainly in the United States, as well as Germany, India, Canada, etc.
In 2017, Deere & Company acquired the German Wirtgen Group, the transaction value was 4.4 billion euros.