Edmonton and Lloydminster — With eyes on the Horizon and with the evolving needs of customers and employees in mind, Martin Deerline and Agland announce they will merge operations effective July 31, 2024, subject to necessary approvals and due diligence. Both operations have complimentary goals, cultures, and a shared vision for the future. The combined entity will be rebranded “Horizon Ag and Turf”.

“This partnership is a significant step forward in our strategy to continue to build a strong, relevant business that focuses on taking care of our staff, our customers, and our suppliers, the three pillars of our business. We both have a long successful history in the Agricultural, Construction and Turf businesses, and this is a natural move forward for us” remarked Cam Kay. Currently the GM of Agland, Cam Kay will continue to lead the overall business as CEO of the newly formed entity, Horizon Ag & Turf.

“The Martin Deerline and Agland teams have been neighboring dealers and friends for nearly 60 years and we are excited to see this opportunity come to fruition. Going forward, we will have expanded inventories, more product specialists, and the ability to provide more timely, innovative solutions” says Cam Martin, current CEO of Martin Deerline. 

“Both teams have built their businesses based on providing premium brands and backing it up with strong values, a love for the business, and the desire to deliver exceptional experiences for customers. We are excited about the future of this partnership” says Darren Lindsay, current Operations Manager of Agland.

Cam Martin (Edmonton), and Darren Lindsay (Lloydminster), will serve as the operations managers of their respective regional dealership locations at Horizon Ag & Turf. Merrill Martin (Edmonton) and Wayne Peyre (Westlock) will serve on the board of directors alongside Cam Martin, Darren Lindsay and Cam Kay.

About Martin Deerline 

Martin Deerline is a family business operating since 1965. Success of the business for nearly 60 years is driven by a focus on creating a superior customer experience through premium products and services. The Company’s motto of “together we can make a difference” drives its pursuit of being a leading business that focuses on meeting the continued needs of its customers, staff and suppliers. Martin Deerline is a 10 location John Deere dealership operating in Edmonton (2 locations), Warburg, Mayerthorpe, Westlock, Barrhead, High Prairie, Falher, Wetaskiwin and Calgary.

About Agland

Agland is a family business that has been operating as a John Deere dealer since 1957.  From the outset of their existence, Agland has strived to provide top notch support for their customers. The Company’s motto of “Solutions from the Ground Up” signifies this approach to customer service. Agland has three locations operating in Lloydminster, St. Paul and Vermilion.

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