Deere & Company 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: April 2, 2012
(Date of earliest event reported)
D E E R E & C O M P A N Y
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
One John Deere Place
Moline, Illinois 61265
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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DEERE TO RELEASE MONTHLY RETAIL-SALES COMMENT
MOLINE, IL (2 April, 2012) Deere & Company today said it expects to release commentary on March retail sales next week. The companys statement will be available in the form of a recorded message, accessible by telephone or over the Internet, after the monthly announcement of industry sales by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers. The AEM report is normally made public on or around the tenth day of the month.
Deeres statement will provide comment about the AEM data and other information concerning company retail sales of farm machinery, selected turf & utility equipment, and construction equipment.
The companys comments will be available on the Internet at www.JohnDeere.com/Investors, or by phone at (309) 765-5149. The information is expected to be available by telephone shortly before it is posted on the website.
Other information regarding developments at Deere may also be posted on the company website from time to time.
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Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) is a world leader in providing advanced products and services and is committed to the success of customers whose work is linked to the land - those who cultivate, harvest, transform, enrich and build upon the land to meet the worlds dramatically increasing need for food, fuel, shelter and infrastructure. Since 1837, John Deere has delivered innovative products of superior quality built on a tradition of integrity. For more information, visit John Deere at its worldwide website at www.JohnDeere.com.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereto duly authorized.