Congratulations to the 2015 John Deere Operator Challenge winners, which include:

410K Backhoe Challenge
Joe Puppa, Puppa Group Land Development, West Islip, N.Y. (32.7 sec.)
Clark Hill, 3H Construction, Rexburg, Idaho (37.2 sec.)
Chris Meyers, Meyers Construction, Broken Bow, Neb. (41 sec.)

444K Loader Challenge
Chad Baker, Streamline Precision, Burley, Id. (1 min. 12 sec.)
Joe Puppa, Puppa Group Land Development, West Islip, N.Y. (1 min. 37 sec.)
Brandin Hooker, GVCI, Acton, Calif. (1 min. 47 sec.)

85G Excavator Challenge
Lucas Schmidgall, West Coast Excavating, Silverton, Ore. (13 sec.)
Josh Sanchez, C&R All Around Service, Kamuela, Hawaii (14.8 sec.)
Josh Wright, Kemper Construction, Carrollton, Ky. (16.7 sec.)

332 Skid Steer
Nahum Ketola, Laser PRO Foundations, Rindge, N.H. (1 min. 25 sec.)
John Harrington, Harrington Construction Co., Chester, N.J. (1 min. 41 sec.)
Joe Puppa, Puppa Group Land Development, West Islip, N.Y. (2 min. 29 sec.)

318 Skid Steer
Nahum Ketola, Laser PRO Foundations, Rindge, N.H. (1 min. 21 sec.)
Matthew Wenger, Zimmerman Masonry, Ephrata, Penn. (1 min. 31 sec.)
John Harris, Southfork Ready Mix, Enterprise, Ore. (1 min. 41 sec.)