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Deere Moves From Tractors to Face Shields

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As it slows production of those iconic green and yellow machines, Deere & Co. has started making face shields to protect health-care workers battling the coronavirus.

The world’s largest tractor maker began producing the protective gear at a factory in Moline, Illinois, that typically makes crop-planting and other agricultural equipment, according to a company statement Thursday.