The Equipment Dealers Foundation has been providing grant assistance to employees of dealerships in areas where natural disasters have wreaked havoc since 2005, following Hurricane Katrina. The grant money awarded can be used for temporary housing, food, water and other necessities.
The new location in Hutchinson is more than double the size of the dealership's original facility and will continue to sell and service JAGUAR forage harvesters as well as the complete line of CLAAS balers and hay tools.
An agreement signed by representatives of California farmers and equipment dealers will make it easier for farmers to diagnose and repair equipment without accessing or downloading proprietary software or code. Leaders of the Far West Equipment Dealers Assn. (FWEDA) and the California Farm Bureau Federation (CFBF) signed the agreement at the Belkorp AG equipment dealership in Stockton.
Topping the list this month was a look back in the Ag Equipment Intelligence files at the farm crisis in the early 1980s. The article led to thoughtful commentary in the reader comments section. Also making the list this month were feature articles on both of the Farm Equipment Dealership of the Year winners, Reynolds Farm Equipment and Greenland Equipment.
Sydenstricker Implement Co., a family owned and operated, full service John Deere dealer based in Mexico, Missouri, is acquiring the John Deere franchise for Columbia that was previously part of Farm Power/Lawn and Leisure.
This survey collects data about staffing, salary, commission/bonus and benefits for agriculture and outdoor power equipment dealerships in North America. It is the most comprehensive collection of data on dealership compensation and benefits and provides a benchmarking tool for management.
David Meyer, Titan Machinery’s chairman and chief executive officer, said, “Our second quarter results reflect the financial benefits of our fiscal 2018 restructuring efforts and our consistent focus on improving the quality and level of our equipment inventory, which have driven lower operating expenses and improved equipment gross profit margins.
In this week's episode we report on the leadership change at Buhler Industries and provide a look at some of the damage caused by Hurricane Florence in North and South Carolina. In this week's Technology Corner segment, Jack Zemlicka takes a look at Redline Equipment's test plot in Gas City, Ind. Other topics include worldwide tractor sales for the first 8 months of the year, preliminary results to Ag Equipment Intelligence's 2019 Dealer Business Outlook & Trends survey and the competition in the combine market.
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