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Farm and agricultural equipment in the United States market

Sullivan Auctioneers announce their agreement to acquire Henslin Auctions and Henslin Real Estate, headquartered in Bird Island, Minnesota. The acquisition, effective December 1, 2021, will strengthen Sullivan Auctioneers’ footprint throughout the North Central United States, allowing them to better serve agriculture with their farm machinery and farmland auctions. “We couldn’t be more excited the Henslin family is joining our team....
Farm Credit West, ACA, donated over $50,000 to food banks throughout the regions where they operate, including Arizona, California’s Central Coast, the Imperial Valley, South San Joaquin Valley, and Sacramento Valley. “In times of need, it is imperative our communities have access to healthy foods. Providing financial support to our local food banks helps connect the nutritious foods our customers...
Two of the biggest issues facing America right now, labor shortages and the environment, are already getting major, tech-centered solutions from the ag world. https://youtu.be/8d43P-DhnIo “We’re just right at the cusp of some really interesting innovations as we begin to implement artificial intelligence and advanced sensors into the machines themselves. Whether that’s a machine that identifies weeds and treats them specifically...
Yanmar announces the addition of four new dealers and a total of 15 new locations to its network. Joining as new dealers are Mid Country Machinery with one location in Syracuse, New York; Woburn, Massachusetts-based Woodco Machinery with three locations in Massachusetts and one in Rhode Island; Livonia, Michigan-based Alta Equipment Company with three locations in Michigan and three...
ASV Holdings grows its dealer network with four new dealers and 16 new dealer locations. Joining as new dealer partners are Mid Country Machinery with one location in Syracuse, New York; Woburn, Massachusetts-based Woodco Machinery with three locations in Massachusetts and one in Rhode Island; Livonia, Michigan-based Alta Equipment Company with six locations in Michigan and three in South Florida; and Quality Equipment and Parts with...
The short-term outlook for ag retailers is positive given a backdrop of strong farmer income and steady demand for crop inputs. As harvest concludes later this fall, farm supply cooperatives (barring any weather shocks) should experience an active and profitable fall agronomy season. Further, with corn and soybean futures prices above the cost of crop production, the good times...
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. government implemented multiple assistance and stimulus packages to aid consumers and businesses, including agricultural producers. Agricultural operations qualified for assistance from three relief programs in 2020: The Coronavirus Food Assistance Programs (CFAP 1 and CFAP 2) are targeted exclusively at agricultural producers and include direct payments to eligible operations. With some exceptions,...
Brandt has promoted Tim Greer to the manager of its retail plant in Ashland, Illinois. Greer assumes command from Bill Garver, a legendary Brandt employee, who is retiring after 33 years of service. Greer, who transitioned into managing daily operations at the Ashland plant in 2021, will also oversee locations in Pleasant Plains and Virginia, IL. His leadership and experience—along...
Heritage announced that Davis Supply has opened a new branch at 350 E. Robinson Ave, Ste A, Springdale, AR 72764, to serve professional contractors across Northwest Arkansas. This location will carry a wide variety of products, including irrigation and landscape supplies, outdoor lighting, agronomics, pavers and hardscapes, tools and accessories, and other complementary products. Springdale is Davis Supply’s first...
Magni America has opened a new facility in Pasadena, TX, parent company Magni Group announced. The new location will serve as Magni America’s main spare parts and machine distribution facility for North America. Located at 5585 Bay Oaks Drive in Pasadena, TX, the new location was chosen because of its “highly strategic geographic position with easy access to both the...