14th Annual Awards Program Recognizes Industry’s Top Dealers
Yanmar America Corp., located in Adairsville, Ga., USA, is the regional headquarters of Yanmar Co., Ltd. a global company based in Osaka, Japan. Yanmar Co. Ltd., was established in 1912, and in 1933 became the world’s first manufacturer to develop a practical small diesel engine. Today, Yanmar is a recognized leader in the design and manufacturing of advanced performance diesel engines and diesel-powered equipment.
Calmer Corn Heads Inc. was founded by Marion Calmer, a farmer, inventor and researcher from western Illinois who has pioneered the planting of narrow row corn. He invented the world's first single chain, narrow row independent corn head for 12- and 15-inch rows, built the world's largest corn heads and is founder of Calmer's Ag Research Center — the largest privately funded, farmer-run ag research center in the U.S.
Thinking about applying your fertilizer in the fall with strip-till? Zone-till? No-till? Conventional-till? How about behind your planter or sidedressed? Whatever your choice of tillage or timing, there is only one choice for accurate deep banding of your liquid or dry fertilizer: Montag Manufacturing
Founded in Denmark in 1949, Kongskilde is a global company with production in Sweden, Poland, Denmark and the U.S, along with sales offices all over the world. Kongskilde manufactures specialized agricultural equipment that effectively solves specific challenges for farmers worldwide. Employing more than 1,000 people globally, the Kongskilde Group develops methods and implements for all kinds of soil preparation and plant care. Kongskilde also markets hay and forage equipment and a complete line of TMR Mixers.
Basic Software Systems was established in 1979 by Ed Archambo in Texarkana, Texas. The concept of Basic Software Sustems derived from Mr. Archambo's vision of serving a large industry that was expanding rapidly, yet inferior to computerized generation. A local Ford tractor dealership invited him to write a Dealership Management System Solution customized for its specific needs. The newly integrated features of the software brought about a complete transformation for the dealership.
Located in Thurston, Neb., Thurston Manufacturing Co. has produced fertilizer application and conservation tillage equipment under the Blu-Jet brand name for over 40 years. During this time, Blu-Jet has been proud to be an industry leader in design innovation and quality in both product categories.Today, Thurston continues this tradition through the Blu-Jet product line as well as other product lines manufactured at the facility.
McFarlane Manufacturing Co. has been a recognized leader in seedbed preparation implements for many decades since its inception in 1919, McFarlane has been committed to helping farmers throughout the U.S. and Canada — to prepare the best seed beds, and to ensure the most productive yields possible.
With headquarters in Nebraska and locations in Indiana and Canada, Dawson Tire & Wheel has built a solid reputation as North America's premier agricultural tire and wheel provider. With Dawson Tire & Wheel as your partner you can leverage our extensive inventory and unmatched agriculture tire expertise to move your equipment faster.
Dealer information Systems Corp. is the largest independent provider of business computer systems to farm and equipment dealership in North America. They currently support more than 2,500 equipment dealership locations. Founded in 1980, DIS began as a software company and quickly grew to provide full dealership business systems, including hardware, software, networking, data conversion, installation and training.
May Wes Manufacturing is located in the heart of farmland in Hutchinson, Minn. Surrounded by agriculture, the company is heavily influenced to serve the ag market. Our products are used across the seasons, from spring planting, tillage, harvest and winter. Our products also cover a range of grainhandling applications as well.
Duo Lift designs an manufactures trailers, wagons and other innovative product sfor ag, commercial and industrial markets in a number of standard and custom models and sizes. Duo Lift specializes in producing rugged, high quality equipment that stands up in even the toughest conditions.
GBGI Inc. has been developing hubs and spindles for the agricultural industry since 1997. Our hubs and spindles have become a standard for many agricultural companies due to their high reliability and significant cost savings.
Tonutti has been manufacturing farm machinery since 1864 in Remanzacco in northeast Italy. Today, Carlo Tonutti, has developed the Tonutti Group into one of the world's leading manufacturers of haying equipment.
Consisting of a combination of planting attachments in a five-step process, the Martin-Till planting system is designed to increase the number of days available for planting, improve stands and increase the chances of faster, early growth in a wide range of soil conditions.