John Deere DB44 24Row22 Planter


  • 44-ft. toolbar with 24 rows on 22-in. spacing
  • Available in mini-hopper, 1.6-bu., or 3-bu. MaxEmerge™ 5 row unit
  • Requires a minimum 235-hp tractor equipped with Category 4 drawbar

Features

+ SeedStar™ 4HP monitoring system

+ Mobile row-unit runoff

+ Downforce system options

+ Easy Adjust row cleaners

+ Pneumatic closing wheels

+ Curve compensation

+ Row cleaner options to meet residue management needs

+ RowCommand™ individual-row control system

+ Seed variable-rate drive (VRD) with half- or three-width disconnect

+ Drawbar hitch

+ DB fertilizer options

+ Central Commodity System (CCS™) seed delivery system

+ Provide added versatility and productivity with Central Commodity System (CCS™) Refuge Plus planter configuration

+ SeedStar™ 3 HP monitoring system

+ SeedStar™ XP monitoring system

+ Increase job performance when planting and spraying

+ Vacuum automation



Rows and Row Spacing

Number of rows24
Row spacing22 in.

Frame

Fold configurationFront fold
Frame tube size17.8 x 17.8 cm
7 x 7 in.
Fold-and-go from tractor cabBase
Flexibility3-section flex-frame; wing 15 degrees up and down

Hitch

BaseDrawbar
OptionalNA
Rear hitchNA

Lift System

TypeElectrohydraulic series rephasing cylinders w/center sec. drop axle
Number of cylinders5

Tires

Base4 ? 31 - 13.5 x 15
OptionalNA
Quantity8

Row Units

Type 
Opener 
Depth gauging(2) semi-pneumatic wheels - 4 1/2 x 16 in.
AdjustmentT-handle 1/4 to 4 with 1/4 increments in.
Walking wheelsOptional
Row unit seed hoppersCapacity
1.6 or 3.0 bu Material
1.6 - polyethylene or 3.0 - roto-molded plastic bu
Row unit down forcePneumatic
Base, Infinitely adjustable to 400 lb
Base equipment
Scrapers, opener bladesPlastic rotary
Optional Steel straight blade
Optional Heavy-duty
Optional
Optional
Seed tube sensorsBase

Seed Meters

BaseVacuum
Optional 
Finger pickup 
Radial bean meter 
Central Commodity SystemSeed capacity
100 bu
Optional

Drive System

Base2-motor hydraulic variable rate drive
OptionalTire contact drive (chain)
Number of drive wheelsTwo
Drive wheel disconnectAutomatic
Counter shaft7/8 hex in.
Drill shaft7/8 hex in.
Seed transmissionFront-mounted
Transmission combinations50 sprocket combination

Markers

TypeTri-fold
ControlBase
Independent Optional
NA
Independent
Marker diskBase
Notched - 16 in. Optional
NA
Notched w/depth gauging band - 16 in.
Shear bolt protectionNA
Less marker optionOptional

Closing System

Rubber tire closing systemWheel
(2) rubber tires w/nylon wheel - 1 x 12 in. Position
In-line or staggered Adjustment
T-handle Down force
5-position Alignment
Adjustable
Base equipment
Cast iron closing systemWheel
(2) cast iron wheel - 1 x 12 in. Position
In-line or staggered Adjustment
T-handle
Optional

Herbicide and Insecticide

Insecticide only hopper 
Herbicide only hopper 
Insecticide and herbicide hopper 

Liquid Insecticide System

System available 
Tank capacity 

Seed Monitor System

Base 
Optional 

Tillage Attachments

Unit-mounted coulterOptional
Frame-mounted coulterNA
Bubble bladeNA
.63-in. fluted blade (25 flutes) 
.7-in. fluted blade (13 flutes) 
1-in. fluted blade (8 flutes)NA
Row tillage support hangerNA
Tine toothNA
Cons. furrower w/ leading cutout bladeNA
V-wing bed sweepsNA
Row cleaner 
Row cleaner - unit-mounted coulterNA
Row cleaner - unit-mounted DD fert. openerNA

Fertilizer

Onboard / towed / tractor tanksNA
Tank capacityNA
Fixed-rate applicationNA
Variable-rate applicationNA
Pump typeNA
Pump rateNA
Fertilizer opener typeFrame-mounted
NA Unit-mounted
NA
NA
Flow divider distribution systemNA
Pressure manifold distribution systemNA
Dry fertilizerNumber of hoppers
NA Hopper capacity
NA
NA

Dimensions

Transport width (with markers) 
Transport width (without markers) 
Transport length11.3 m
37 ft
Transport height3 m
10 ft
Transport weight12,247 kg
27,000 lb
Transport underframe clearance22 in.
55.9 cm
Field operation width 
Field operation length 

Ag Management Solutions

Map-based seedingOptional
Field documentationOptional
Parallel trackingOptional

Additional Information

Recommended tractor horsepower235 hp
Recommended tractor hydraulics4 SCVs w/2250 psi operating
Warranty length1 year
Date collected