John Deere dealer JD Equipment announced the intent to sell its assets to Ag-Pro Ohio LLC, a subsidiary of Ag-Pro Companies. Ag-Pro Companies has 61 John Deere locations throughout the country. JD Equipment has 10 stores in Ohio and Kentucky.
“The choice to sell JD Equipment was not an easy decision. The Mitchell family has more than 36 years of history as a John Deere Dealer and has strong ties to all of the communities we operate in,” said Jeffrey Mitchell, CEO, and Don Mitchell, president, in a letter to JD Equipment, Inc. customers. “However, the sale of JD Equipment was the right decision for our employees and our customers, in order for the dealership to remain competitive and continue serving its employees, its customers and its communities long into the future.”
The anticipated transfer date in Dec. 12, 2018.