According to a report from The Clanton Advertiser, the Deep Southern Equipment Dealer Assn. has re-elected its director Mickey Bates of Kubota dealership Clanton Tractor & Equipment Co. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the event took place at the virtual Annual Business Session of the Deep Southern Equipment Dealers Assn. on Feb. 26, 2021.

The Deep Southern Equipment Dealers Assn. is made up of agricultural, industrial, forestry, turf, irrigation & outdoor power equipment dealers in Louisiana, South Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Florida and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, La.