Deere & Company (John Deere) operates in three segments: agriculture and turf, construction and forestry and financial services. The John Deere agriculture and turf segment manufactures and distributes a line of agricultural and turf equipment and related service parts. John Deere construction, earthmoving, material handling and forestry equipment includes a range of backhoe loaders, crawler dozers and loaders, excavators, motor graders, articulated dump trucks, landscape loaders, log loaders and log forwarders, among others. The financial services segment finances sales and leases by John Deere dealers of new and used agriculture and turf equipment and construction and forestry equipment. The Company under the brand Auteq, develops products and services to help customers leverage the data produced by onboard computers in equipment used for planting, crop care and harvesting in sugarcane production. In addition to software, Auteq also specializes in hardware support.