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John Deere Des Moines Works Tour

  • John Deere Des Moines Works 825 SW Irvinedale Dr Ankeny, IA, 50023 United States (map)

Go behind the scenes to see how our biggest machines, specifically Cotton Pickers, are brought to life in some of the most modern and efficient factories in the world.

Tour Guides at John Deere Des Moines Works will take us through each stage of the manufacturing process, explaining how all the pieces come together to create these massive green machines.

Attendees are encouraged to watch this 7 min informational video prior to attending: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOyMC2SpBII.

Important Information:

We recommend getting to John Deere Des Moines works EARLY! Attendees need to enter at the Main Entrance, check in and will meet in the Gold Key Conference Room. Attendees must be to JD Des Moines Works no later than 11:30. At 11:30 we will be escorted to a different building where sack lunches will be provided and eaten. The tour will start promptly at 11:45 in order to have time to make it through and end before 1pm. IF YOU ARE LATE YOU WILL NOT BE GOING ON THE TOUR AS ONCE IT HAS STARTED, THERE IS NO GOING BACK. There will be carts we will ride on through the tour but please no open-toed shoes or sandals and no video or photos allowed. There will be time at the end of the tour to shop at the John Deere Store.

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Earlier Event: April 15
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Later Event: August 7
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