JOHN DEERE: A Controversial American Icon | Up To Speed

13. Kol 2020.
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JOHN DEERE is one of the most recognizable brands in the world with its iconic yellow deer, the symbol of HARD WORK! But did you know their tractors and farm equipment have been helping the world for nearly 200 years?! Join James as he plows the fields of John Deere’s long history. From the Model D and 110, to Gator 6x4 and beyond. And by “beyond”, I mean farmers fighting for the right to repair their JOHN DEERE tractors which could change the nature of farming forever.
►Episode Chapters:
00:00 Introduction
02:28 Plowlogue
04:14 First Deere
07:15 Hay and Snow
12:20 Gator Aid
15:05 Right to Repair
17:30 Modern Venison
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  • Does anyone else actually agree with John Deere regarding right to fix?

    poot111111poot111111Prije 2 mjeseci
    • Cost is just as bad as time because you need to drive it there then they have to actually fix it which could take a couple weeks

      Jonathan RapsonJonathan RapsonPrije 17 sati
    • I work at a farm we mostly have case ih's bc you can repair them your selves and their sometimes better

      Jonathan RapsonJonathan RapsonPrije 17 sati
    • @Ford Larquad lmao yeah. (i think) John Deere isn't the be-all and end-all, kinda sus that they pulled their x9 out of the competition when they found out Claas and Case were going to participate with their new combines

      Rcurring RaccoonRcurring RaccoonPrije 20 dana
    • Absolutely not, being a farmer means you dont always guaranteed to have stable income, even when you have a good crop, if the market price is low, you will not have a massive profit, now imagine if these vehicle broke when the farmer is at his lowest point finacially, and cant afford to fix their vehicle in the dealership, I think Jhon Deer reasons behind this is utter bullshite and really just a corporate being greedy af

      Trigger HoundTrigger HoundPrije 2 mjeseci
    • i dont agree with them but i have herd some people agreeing with them. mostly people who dont understand computers and think that should only be left to the "professionals"

      TheRealStrikerofLifeTheRealStrikerofLifePrije 2 mjeseci
  • What about the mechanics to mak money? Look at Cole the corn star you tube videos.

    Rock FishRock FishPrije sat
  • What About Ford?? Ford Has Special Tools just To chang spark Plugs??

    Rock FishRock FishPrije sat
  • Farmers Are The ones TO Get Rich, And,, The Firat Ones To Go Broke..........

    Rock FishRock FishPrije sat
  • Was Abort Fendt

    GamingWorldYT78GamingWorldYT78Prije 5 sati
  • John Deere 8000 and 7000 series are the best change my mind

    Stephen DekoschakStephen DekoschakPrije 7 sati
  • So the people who they think the own the world is now having a war against folks who put food on their plate. All these Farmers have to do to win the battle it just say they quit their job and what these big-time Corporation and everyone else starve because of too many greedy people that just want money.

    D.J RAILWAY 6060D.J RAILWAY 6060Prije 16 sati
  • James can you please make a dodge ram episode

    Juana InfanteJuana InfantePrije 17 sati
  • please to Caterpillar

    Francisco MoralesFrancisco MoralesPrije 23 sati

    Julix PotatoeJulix PotatoePrije dan
  • it looked like he was going to cry the whole video

    ryanryanPrije dan
  • Deere needs to get back to its roots and make America's farms great agin.

    Infospeed NYCInfospeed NYCPrije dan
  • Why is my High School Mascot logo in the Gator Aid?

  • Was I the only one getting John Deere adds or is it that I can walk to the factory

    Chase BanceChase BancePrije 2 dana
  • 11:06 Hertz farm management was made by my great uncle (on my mom's side) and is now operated by his sons.

    Adam NeulanderAdam NeulanderPrije 2 dana
  • I live in Moline and it's pronounced mo-lein and not mo-line. I know it's possible that this is a joke and in that case, it's kinda funny I've never heard someone say it like that. I'm only at 3:52 at the moment so pardon me if he says it again as mo-lein. Not tryin to be rude just wondering if other regions pronounce Moline like that

    Nathan SharpeNathan SharpePrije 2 dana
  • Okay but John Deer got to pay all the bills for the repairs .

    MistMistPrije 2 dana
  • He's they have the right to Big Tech the new big brother ?

    dave cavenderdave cavenderPrije 2 dana
  • Yes they should

    dave cavenderdave cavenderPrije 2 dana
  • Case gang

  • I hate john deere I'd take any other tractor than the green shits.

    Henry Of SkalitzHenry Of SkalitzPrije 3 dana
    • Main reason they always break down and the injectors in the engine always go out.

      Henry Of SkalitzHenry Of SkalitzPrije 3 dana
  • John failed in Asia Why???

    Dimitri MarvakDimitri MarvakPrije 3 dana
  • It's sad what corporations are doing. Their greed is out of hand. Fix your old machines and forget the new ones. In fact you need to boy-cot them.

    David NikulkaDavid NikulkaPrije 3 dana
  • Nope. You should be allowed to fix your own stuff. John Deer saying that the farmers don't own there equipment. They should all return there John Deers and go with another company.

    Mike MMike MPrije 3 dana
  • Farming is what you do in between fixing machinery

    Okey BuckeyeOkey BuckeyePrije 4 dana
  • Yeeees soundgarden black hole sun!

    Carl SeganCarl SeganPrije 4 dana
  • scriptkiddys

    Tony WonyTony WonyPrije 4 dana
  • Well I learned that I live an hour from where John Deere was founded also everyone in the United States thinks people from Illinois talk like the Bill Swerski's Superfans from SNL and you know what I’m proud to say they aren’t wrong.

    John J RamboJohn J RamboPrije 4 dana
  • I live in Moline. You almost said it right! You say it like you're asking for more lean. Mo' Lean. Moline. John Deere still to this day is what Moline relies on for most of its jobs, including my brother! Sick video!

    Alex DailingAlex DailingPrije 4 dana
  • Yo can you guys please do something on the Nissan NRV II I’d really like to see a vid on this car, thanks guys, love the content.

    Tha BR1SKTha BR1SKPrije 4 dana
  • Bawww John Deere is a lot of dikcs they will act like every other company today they Jaír stop supporting older model stuff to force you to up grade

    Salemchevy GamingSalemchevy GamingPrije 4 dana
  • Deere has started to allow customers to buy a subscription to service advisor which is the program our techs use to work on tractors. You can also buy the adapter or EDL as we call it. The farmer should have a right to fix their tractor and there are ways that Deere allows you todo it.

    Marcus TaylorMarcus TaylorPrije 5 dana
    • The problem is they do but at their leisure. Me as a farmer you need that machine working at that moment when it breaks you need it fix fast

      Salemchevy GamingSalemchevy GamingPrije 4 dana
  • yea so old school ford 9600 is the lifeblood of a farmer i have never met someone who owned one and didnt love it

    Friedrich WilhelmFriedrich WilhelmPrije 5 dana
  • To be fair, farmers have their share of responsibility. John Deere makes these super technologically advanced tractors because people buy them.

    Yayaya123Yayaya123Prije 5 dana
  • Buy a Case

    AgentCorvinAgentCorvinPrije 5 dana
  • Farmers stupid enough to buy machines that can never pay for themselves by using them for farming. F John Deere.

    Don 66HotrodDon 66HotrodPrije 5 dana
    • @Don 66Hotrod basically but there are those who buy machines and keep them for many years. Just depends on situations

      Salemchevy GamingSalemchevy GamingPrije 4 dana
    • @Salemchevy Gaming So, in reality they are only "renting" the tractors for 1 year and/or they are breaking down w/low hours on them.

      Don 66HotrodDon 66HotrodPrije 4 dana
    • No no only the ones who have over 1000s of acres get those but they only buy one and trade it in each year for the next model

      Salemchevy GamingSalemchevy GamingPrije 4 dana
  • The fix thing makes sense

    Roblox GamerRoblox GamerPrije 5 dana
  • Moline, IL is pronounced "mow-LEEN" not "mow-LINE"

    Dion PowellDion PowellPrije 5 dana
  • Thank you guys for making this video, But can you guys make an up to speed on massy ferguson?

    Joel RoblesJoel RoblesPrije 6 dana
  • This is all of tech now. Apple, Samsung, tesla. If you try to fix outside their service shops they can turn your phone off

    lupusdei 08lupusdei 08Prije 6 dana
  • Here in India you can repair your own John Deere, or get it done from any mechanic, but mahindra tractors are most popular here. Also US companies think that the consumer will abide by their rules, thats why ford and Harley are failing here, because we don't abide by rules created by these companies, coz i paid for it, i can do anything with it.

    Aayush SapraAayush SapraPrije 6 dana
  • This is stupid. Get a Ferguson.

    Robert Stelian NitaRobert Stelian NitaPrije 6 dana
  • I love the illinois thing so much i live in illinois and it is 100% accurate

    H0n3y_R1nh0H0n3y_R1nh0Prije 6 dana
  • I live in a farm area and a lot of farmers have abandoned john deer we want stuff that we can actually use and not rent out

    O Kar98kO Kar98kPrije 6 dana
  • tilling the soil releases carbon dioxide into the air #FARMFACTS

    Isaac WilkinsonIsaac WilkinsonPrije 6 dana
  • I’ll never buy a Deere.

    ThatairplaneguyThatairplaneguyPrije 7 dana
  • So when is the video on caterpillar coming?

    Dean KruseDean KrusePrije 7 dana
  • Ha losers ive got an 07 lol so we can have the newest engine without D.E.F (its a 5303 btw) not a very big tractor but its bigger than what we really need

    Cornbread596Cornbread596Prije 7 dana
  • In my opinion the old 2 cylinders are tied with the chevy big block for best sounding engines ever

    Hunter NelsonHunter NelsonPrije 7 dana
  • I am exhausted. If I wasn't a big fan of machines, I would never view the whole video. Please stop doing drugs before recording.

    Nordmore68Nordmore68Prije 7 dana
  • Today's best sneakoil is a method to lock you in their services chain,and slice you thin over an extended period of time for steady income.

    Ferenc SzaboFerenc SzaboPrije 7 dana
  • Farmers are the hard working group feeding the nation, and they are your customers, always take care of them and don't go for fistful of Dollars, like other companies have done.

    Saeid JavadiSaeid JavadiPrije 8 dana
  • Farms are like horses, only rich people have them now

    Chris FloydChris FloydPrije 8 dana
  • The utility sport genre is so damn fun

    Chris FloydChris FloydPrije 8 dana
  • its pronounced Mo-Leen god damnit.

    Jacob MaurerJacob MaurerPrije 8 dana
  • my friends grandpa has john deer tractors and he owns them all no body can touch them and if anybody gets close to them or his land u get shot and he fixes them all the damn time so john deer needs to back tf up they have no power rather they like it or not at lease were i grew up

    Dakota GilsonDakota GilsonPrije 9 dana
  • Some of the most powerful draft horses can put out up to 15.9 horsepower, meaning that the first tractor John Deere made was actually barely weaker than the peak of draft horses.

    Riley AndrewsRiley AndrewsPrije 9 dana
  • "Illinois tractor boys" Well that tells you the problem already

    DJ AidonYGDJ AidonYGPrije 9 dana
  • 10% of your video was an introduction 😂

    Nicholas GoodfellowNicholas GoodfellowPrije 10 dana
  • One of my neighbors still bales hay without a bale ejector and during haying I come over and help load bales into the wagon

    En-Ming HoltzEn-Ming HoltzPrije 10 dana
  • I kind of find it weird that an 11 year old has driven a tractor before james

    Jake RuddJake RuddPrije 10 dana
  • Y’all should make a video on Polaris and Can-Am

    Abel RiosAbel RiosPrije 11 dana
  • Great video!!

    Vincent BlouinVincent BlouinPrije 11 dana
  • Das mien merk

    Guido HaverkortGuido HaverkortPrije 11 dana
  • This feels anti-American.

    Darrell GreenDarrell GreenPrije 11 dana
  • Most farmers don't buy John Deere anymore. Every farm tool has a different company who makes the best version of it and John Deere is never the best. They have been known to copy the best and sell it for 2x the price.

    cherb23cherb23Prije 11 dana
  • Our Polaris rzr is freeeeeeeeeeeeking ousom o wait we don’t have it anymore

    Max WeberMax WeberPrije 11 dana
  • 16:48 the plot gets dark. This is why I hate IP rights.

    J HJ HPrije 12 dana
  • 13:44 hahaha 60 MPH in a fricken golf cart!!!

    J HJ HPrije 12 dana
  • THE INITIAL D REFERENCE, PERFECTLY PLACED. Man, watching Donut episodes is like drinking a glass of fine *culture* wine, babeh.

    Ethan HeitzEthan HeitzPrije 12 dana
  • New Holland are just best💙💙

    Elias MadsenElias MadsenPrije 12 dana
  • U City boys are stupid

    Ewan MinerEwan MinerPrije 12 dana
  • Caterpillar?

    skeleguns 10,ooo,oooskeleguns 10,ooo,oooPrije 13 dana
  • Chicago = south african canadians

    luke goodenluke goodenPrije 13 dana
  • Reminds me of apple products

    Howard MejicanosHoward MejicanosPrije 13 dana
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    Luke'sRBLX ChannelLuke'sRBLX ChannelPrije 13 dana
  • I'm so glad you mentioned louis rossman

    James FischerJames FischerPrije 13 dana
  • I find it hard to believe that farmers let them get in this predicament in the fist place. I mean really... do they still buy their products or is there no other chioce?

    junker jonesjunker jonesPrije 14 dana
  • can you guys make a up to speed about the Yugo?:D

    Albert CamlekAlbert CamlekPrije 15 dana
  • It’s MOE-LEAN spelled moline

    2031 Fishing2031 FishingPrije 15 dana
  • The fact that he said "horse freak" reminds me of some other type of... "Adult content" that regards animals...

    Archie BacsaArchie BacsaPrije 15 dana
  • Look people. Technology is alive. It’s not like an anvil. Technology is very expensive and there are a lot of company secrets in there that they cannot afford to lose. They have to update and change this stuff all the time. How else can they protect their investment. If you don’t want the technology and all that it brings,their are many ways to get around not having it. It’s a choice,you sign the papers,when you buy them. All technology is the same. People pay other company’s the same way and don’t bitch.

    Bobby HarvillBobby HarvillPrije 15 dana
  • I would think that for a machine that costs as much as a house, not merely would the service of clearing error codes be free, JD would have a mobile truck in each sales area that goes to the farms to do this. It’s perhaps a way to skin farmers, but to me, fixing disaster it’s repair jobs would be right up Deere’s alley. Meaning if a farmer truly screws his machine up, that’s not a loss for Deere - that’s repair money.

    B. W.B. W.Prije 15 dana
  •'s my understanding that farmers actually buying tractors like super-expensive ones went away years ago. Instead, they pay a fee and the JD dealer (or someone) arrives one day with the right equipment, harvests the field, and goes away again. The farmer need not be concerned with any equipment maintenance or upkeep. At least that's how its done in south ga anyway.

    Sam JohnsonSam JohnsonPrije 16 dana
  • Please do Catepillar | Up to Speed another American icon

    DAVE CDAVE CPrije 16 dana
  • Thank You for that , A good history .

    Henry CarlsonHenry CarlsonPrije 16 dana
  • what does he drive that doesn't have an adjustable steering wheel... every car i've ever driven has had one...

    Riley BrennanRiley BrennanPrije 17 dana
  • Case ih ftw

    cancerous_panckake22cancerous_panckake22Prije 17 dana
  • Software engineer here (well...sorta. I'm still in college, but I've worked on several real-world projects). I understand where the farmers are coming from, I really do. But the precedent issue is very concerning. If John Deere was required to release their source code to its owners, it could lead to a lot of issues within the tech field, specifically legal ones.

    Garrett CraytonGarrett CraytonPrije 18 dana
  • They should be able to run that diagnostic from anywhere.

    Collin IngrahamCollin IngrahamPrije 18 dana
    • They coupd probly do it analog via satalite connection. It doesnt look like the program is very data intensive. I doubt it takes more data than a star craft 2 game, or a call of duty.

      Collin IngrahamCollin IngrahamPrije 18 dana
  • Everyone: *Uses years to create a timeline* Donut Media: *uses years before/after Post Malone was born*

    Drew Peacock’s MustangDrew Peacock’s MustangPrije 18 dana
  • Lol the first jd was blk feet mu dad lol

    RICHIE KLuTcHRICHIE KLuTcHPrije 19 dana
  • pohhhh dat is mien merk

    NiekderNiekderPrije 19 dana
  • Just buy a new holland and im totally not saying that cux i work at a new holland dealership but yeah just get a new holland

    Isaac VegaIsaac VegaPrije 19 dana
  • Donut should make a new holland video

    Clayton HarrisClayton HarrisPrije 20 dana
  • Did you know John Deere also made forestry equipment

    Cardboard truck 1000Cardboard truck 1000Prije 20 dana
  • I really enjoyed this video, would love it if you guys did more farming companies like claas, case, and versatile!

    Rcurring RaccoonRcurring RaccoonPrije 20 dana
  • I have a John Deere lawn mower that ran for 13 years! It just broke down last year so it was good while it lasted......

    BHuang92BHuang92Prije 21 dan
  • What is up with this "post malone was born" it's really cool, but how did it start?

    Jérémy FauchonJérémy FauchonPrije 21 dan
  • The up to speed series would be much better if the host wasn't such douche bag.

    theoneandonlyRugertheoneandonlyRugerPrije 21 dan