John Deere is driven by its higher purpose

John Deere is driven by its higher purpose

 February 15, 2022

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John Deere is proud of its higher purpose that drives its ethos.

John Deere understands that this is the one planet we call home. One place to put down roots and lay foundations. One place to raise crops, kids, and hopes. One planet with one caveat: we must all work in harmony with it.

John Deere has always believed in conducting business conducive to life. Paving or planting, the company shapes the spaces that sustain us. They turn raw materials into machines that advance a chain of livelihoods – from supplier to dealer, from customers to their consumers, from John Deere to its communities. 

John Deere innovates on behalf of productivity, profitability, and planet – not with solutions in search of a problem, but with revolutions that elevate all lives in the one world we know.

With the dignity that makes John Deere the company it is, they run with nature, run its factories with care, and run to support the people who trust the company and the planet that sustains them. Working together to design and delight, test and train, outperform and overcome so life can leap forward.

John Deere has four purpose principles.

John Deere lives up to the legend

From newborns to newlyweds, people celebrate life’s milestones with Deere.

John Deere's name is tattooed onto arms and stamped in history. You can’t invent that kind of regard. You have to earn it. And the company does.

Whether you use John Deere equipment every day or you’ve never set foot in it, everyone sees their reflection in a freshly waxed John Deere. The company shines because whether it moves soybeans or rubble, its iron carries the weight of legend.

John Deere serves with sincerity

John Deere's relationships with farmers, builders, dealers, doers, and each other move the company to do the right thing at the right time.

Together, John Deere does it for humble people. Hard-working people. People whose jobs are fundamental to the lives of all people. John Deere looks them in the eye, speaks the truth, and stands by its customers.

John Deere does good work in good faith, knitted together through relationships that sustain them and the world we call home.

John Deere forges the cutting edge

John Deere is a master at molding hard iron and melding it with hard data. Its solutions are as sophisticated as a precisely seeded field and as concrete as a perfectly graded road.

John Deere knows the fullest potential of each seed, site, and dream lies in the company's ability to leap forward.

John Deere innovates on behalf of its customers because what it learns is not a byproduct of what it does. It’s the fuel that powers what the company can do better.

John Deere stays ever green

Green runs through John Deere's veins and pounds in the hearts of millions. That’s always been a point of pride for the company. Now, it’s a call to action.

As stewards of the land, water, and air that sustain John Deere, it knows everything it takes it must leave better.

For John Deere, sustainability isn’t static. It’s about prioritizing long-term goals over short-term gains and sticking to its true colors, determined to stay ever green.

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