Deere & Company

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Deere & Company

A farm implement company founded by John Deere to make steel moldboard plows. In 1868 it incorporated and took its current name, but Deere had been making such plows since 1837.
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In Moline, he met Charles Deere, then head of the family-owned company.
The John Deere tractor is a foundation of American history and THE JOHN DEERE STORY: A BIOGRAPHY OF PLOWMAKERS JOHN & CHARLES DEERE is an essential key to understanding its evolution and importance.
This caused a serious trademark dispute with Charles Deere, as Deere had long called its plow the "Moline plow.
Who knows how much lobbying went on behind the scenes in Washington, but both Charles Deere Wiman (who resigned as Deere & Co.
Three years later, Velie joined the Deere family business, still a small local firm, and worked closely with his brother-in-law, Charles Deere, for the next 32 years.
Butterworth, president of the Deere Plow Works since the death of Charles Deere.
John Deere's first planter design (a horse-drawn 2-row planter) dates to 1877 when Charles Deere (John Deere's son) joined forces with Alvah Mansur to establish Deere & Mansur Co.