Deere Stockholders Approve Stock Split



    MOLINE, Ill., Nov. 14 /CNW/ -- Deere & Company stockholders, at a special
meeting held today, approved an amendment to the company's certificate of
incorporation increasing the authorized number of common shares to 1,200
million shares.  The amendment facilitates a two-for-one stock split in the
form of 100% stock dividend.
    
    (Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20030326/JOHNDEERELOGO)
    
    The stock dividend will be distributed on Monday, December 3, 2007, to
stockholders of record as of the close of business on Monday, November 26,
2007.  The additional shares will be delivered in uncertificated book-entry
form held by Deere's transfer agent, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation.
    Correspondence relating to stock accounts, stock certificates and address
changes should be addressed to:

    
    Deere & Company, c/o BNY Mellon Shareowner Services
    Receive & Deliver Department
    P.O. Box 11002
    New York, NY 10286-1002
    

    
    Phone toll free: 1-800-268-7369
    Outside the U.S. and Canada phone: 1-212-815-3700
    Hearing Impaired - TTY Phone: 1-888-269-5221
    Email: shareowners@bankofny.com
    Website: https://www.stockny.com
    

    Address other stockholder inquiries to:

    
    BNY Mellon Shareowner Services
    Investor Services Department
    P.O. Box 11258
    New York, NY 10286-1258
    




For further information:

For further information: Ken Golden, Director, Strategic Public
Relations  of Deere & Company, +1-309-765-5678 Web Site: http://www.deere.com


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