Co-founder of Laforge’s North American operations, Lars Paulsson helped established the North American presence of the French manufacturer with owner and product innovator Hubert Defrancq in 1991.
A behind-the-scenes kind of manufacturer, Laforge supplies the the hitches you see on the front of tractors for snowblowers, triple mowers and crimpers. More recently, they’ve began making a name on the other side of the tractor with their entry into implement guidance segment, which earned a Gold Medal for the 2019 SIMA Agribusiness show.
Lars, our first Swede to be featured in the podcast series, has been in the U.S. farm equipment world for many decades now. He brings an array of expertise in tractors, hitch configurations and a global perspective to this recording, among less-serious observations as well.
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