It's been a great comeback says JCB as North American sales surge 140% since 2010
JCB chief executive Graeme Macdonald says the UK manufacturer's 140% sales rise in North America since 2010 has been a "great comeback story".
World Highways – 3/4/2014
Deere sees farm slowdown, projects sales decline
Deere & Co. said its first-quarter net income rose almost 5 percent, but it projected a slowdown in sales of farm equipment this year.
AgriNews – 3/4/2014
Deere & Co To Sell Irrigation Operations To Israel-Based FIMI Opportunity Funds
Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement to sell its irrigation operations to FIMI Opportunity Funds, the leading private equity firm in Israel.
AgriMarketing – 2/27/2014
Improved Warehouse Among KIOTI Tractor Upgrades
In 2013 KIOTI Tractor started on a journey to push itself to the forefront of the North American tractor market. Through consistent systems upgrades, technology investments and dealer training and support, KIOTI continues to evolve and gain significant traction in the compact tractor industry.
Compact Equipment – 2/27/2014
Deere Announces Move of Zero-Turn Mower Production
Deere & Company announced today it will move the production of EZtrak zero turn mowers from its factory in Horicon, Wisconsin to its facility in Greeneville, Tennessee.
Farm Equipment – 2/27/2014
Full Year: Art's Way Manufacturing Sales Down 6%, Net Income Drops 41%
Art's Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NASDAQ: ARTW), a diversified, international manufacturer and distributor of equipment serving agricultural, research, water treatment and steel cutting needs, announces its financial results for the year ended November 30, 2013.
AgriMarketing – 2/26/2014
AGCO Co-Founder James Seaver Passes Away
In a February letter to AGCO employees, Bob Crain, vice president of North American operations, reported that James Seaver, one of the original founders of AGCO Corp., unexpectedly passed away on February 16.
Farm Equipment – 2/24/2014
Full Year: Titan Int'l Sales Up 18%, Net Income Drops 71%
Maurice Taylor, CEO and Chairman comments, "We entered 2013 very hopeful but were challenged by the market conditions and internal missteps. The union negotiations at our three tire plants were not completed until the end of first quarter which we had hopes of finalizing in 2012.
AgriMarketing – 2/21/2014
New Holland Provides Tractors To Iowa State's BioCentury Research Farm
The loan of two tractors by New Holland Agriculture to Iowa State University's BioCentury Research Farm has provided new options for its biomass research projects.
AgriMarketing – 2/20/2014
Mahindra Sees 3Q Tractor Sales Rise 22%
The Hindu Business Line reported on February 14 that Mumbai, India-based Mahindra & Mahindra posted a 9.3% increase in net profit for the third quarter ended December 31.
Farm Equipment – 2/16/2014