JCB Adds New Chicago Area Parts Center
JCB has officially opened its newest North American parts distribution center in Aurora, Ill.
AED News – 10/1/2014
Western Equipment Dealers Assn Announces New VP
The Western Equipment Dealers Association (WEDA), an international trade association representing equipment dealers since 1889, has announced the selection of Andrew P. Phillips as its new Vice President, SouthWestern Region.
AgriMarketing – 10/1/2014
Deere Announces Global Leadership Changes
Deere & Company announced Oct.1 changes to its senior leadership team that will take place after the retirement of James A. Israel, president of John Deere Financial-the company's global financial services division headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa.
Construction Equipment – 10/1/2014
M&M farm division sells 27,321 units in domestic market in Sept
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd's Farm Equipment Sector (FES) sold 27,321 units in September in the domestic market, recording a 1 per cent rise from 25,922 units sold during the same month a year ago.
Hindu Business Line – 10/1/2014
Kinze Announces Layoffs in Williamsburg, Iowa
An Eastern Iowa agricultural machinery manufacturer laid off 21 employees this week, the latest equipment maker to respond to a slowing farm machinery market due to low commodity prices.
Farm Equipment – 9/30/2014
U.S.-Japan Trade Talks Hit New Farm Exports Snag
U.S.-Japan trade talks hit a rough patch this week with both sides blaming the other for a stalemate over farm exports, a major hurdle in concluding an ambitious 12-nation trade pact.
USAgnet – 9/29/2014
Modi Hails India Growth Prospects Before 20,000 at Garden
India's economy is set to progress "very fast" as the government takes steps to boost growth, including easing visa rules and changing outdated laws, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at an event in New York City.
Bloomberg – 9/29/2014
Does the U.S. Have the Infrastructure to Market a Record Crop?
United States farmers are on pace to produce record crops of corn and soybeans in 2014. But businesses and consumers might never reap the benefits of this record harvest thanks to America's aged infrastructure.
AEM – 9/29/2014
Kentucky-Based Whayne Supply Acquires AGCO Dealer B&G Equipment
Whayne Supply Company, a Kentucky and Southern Indiana agriculture and heavy equipment dealer, has entered into an agreement to purchase B&G Equipment Company's Hopkinsville, Kentucky location.
AgriMarketing – 9/26/2014
US economic growth revised upwards again
The US economy grew at an annual rate of 4.6% between April and June, faster than the previous estimate of 4.2%, according to revised figures from the US Department of Commerce.
BBC News – 9/26/2014