Canadian police chase: Mounties commandeer snowmobile to chase stolen tractor

Canadian police chase: Mounties commandeer snowmobile to chase stolen tractor

RED DEER, Alberta, April 7 (UPI) -- Canadian Mounties commandeer snowmobile to track down Jesse Cecka on stolen John Deere tractor during low-speed chase.
Evan Bleier

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 7, 2014.
By United Press International

Spieth shares lead to open 2014 on PGA Tour

NAPLES, Fla., Jan. 3 (UPI) -- Jordan Spieth, coming off a rookie-of-the-year season on the PGA Tour, grabbed a share of the lead Friday after one round of the Tournament of Champions.

Hernandez 'pleads fifth' in response to suit over friend's shooting

MIAMI, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has declined to respond to a lawsuit's allegations he shot a friend in the face and abandoned him.
Tiger Woods voted PGA Player of the Year

Tiger Woods voted PGA Player of the Year

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods was selected the PGA Player of the Year for an 11th time Friday and Jordan Spieth claimed the tour's Rookie of the Year award.

Zach Johnson wins BMW Championship

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Zach Johnson fired a 6-under-par 65 Monday in coming from behind to win the BMW Championship and a Top 5 spot in the season-ending Tour Championship.

Lawnmower rider charged with drunken driving

MITCHELL, Ontario, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Police in Ontario said a man arrested on a drunken driving charge was found driving a riding lawnmower down the middle of a street.

Reed jumps 105 places in world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Patrick Reed climbs more than 100 spots in the men's world golf rankings Monday following his first PGA Tour victory.

Rookie Patrick Reed leads at Wyndham Championship

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Rookie Patrick Reed led a wave of young golfers to the top Friday and took the lead after 36 holes of the Wyndham Championship.

Stroud shares lead in PGA Tour regular-season finale

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Chris Stroud, enjoying the best season of his winless seven-year career on the PGA Tour, seized a share of the lead Thursday at the Wyndham Championship.

Mahan leads after two rounds at Canadian Open

OAKVILLE, Ontario, July 26 (UPI) -- Hunter Mahan, who has twice come up short this year in his bid for a first major title, took a two-shot lead Friday midway through the Canadian Open.

Summerhays clings to share of the lead on PGA Tour

MADISON, Miss., July 19 (UPI) -- First-round leader Daniel Summerhays held on to become part of a six-way tie at the top Friday when play was suspended at the Sanderson Farms Championship.

Summerhays leads rain-suspended PGA Tour event

MADISON, Miss., July 18 (UPI) -- Daniel Summerhays equaled his low round of the year Thursday to grab a three-shot lead at the weather-marred Sanderson Farms Championship.
Zach Johnson leads at British Open

Zach Johnson leads at British Open

GULLANE, Scotland, July 18 (UPI) -- Zach Johnson turned in an early 5-under-par 66 Thursday and that score stood up through the day for the first-round lead at the 142nd British Open.

Woods seeks to end major drought at British Open

GULLANE, Scotland, July 17 (UPI) -- The world's oldest golf tournament opens Thursday on the firm, fast fairways of Muirfield with Tiger Woods hoping to end a drought in major events.
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John Deere
John Huston watches a birdie putt miss on the 9th green during the second round of the John Deere Classic at the TPC at Deere Run in Silvis, Il on July 14, 2006. (UPI Photo/Mark Cowan)

Deere & Company, usually known by its brand name John Deere (NYSE: DE), is an American corporation based in Moline, Illinois, and the leading manufacturer of agricultural machinery in the world. In 2010, it was listed as 107th in the Fortune 500 ranking. Deere and Company agricultural products, usually sold under the John Deere name, include tractors, combine harvesters, balers, planters/seeders, ATVs and forestry equipment. The company is also a leading supplier of construction equipment, as well as equipment used in lawn, grounds and turf care, such as ride-on lawn mowers, string trimmers, chainsaws, snowthrowers and for a short period, snowmobiles.

The company's slogan is "Nothing runs like a Deere" and has a picture of a deer as a logo, a word play pun on "nothing runs like a deer."

Additionally, John Deere manufactures engines used in heavy equipment and provides financial services and other related activities that support the core businesses.

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