Ag-Pro Companies announced the acquisition of Mid Georgia Tractor - Macon Div. located in Macon, GA.

They also announced the opening of their newest location in Milledgeville, Georgia marking a significant expansion in the state of Georgia — growing their total presence in Georgia to 16 John Deere Dealership locations, which will allow the company to serve all market segments, from the consumer to the corporate farms.

As a result of this acquisition, Ag-Pro will become one of the largest John Deere dealers in the U.S. with a total of 24 locations across three states. The combined company will have approximately $500 million in annualized sales and employ approximately 500 people. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

James Groover, CEO of Ag-Pro Companies, stated, "Our expansion across the state of Georgia underscores Ag-Pro's commitment to all market segments, while providing a unique opportunity to serve customers in the largest turf market in the nation across northern and mid Georgia. We will implement the same service based business model that we have utilized since 1958 as we earn the loyalty of the customer base in this market."

Commenting on how the acquisition will enhance Ag-Pro, COO of Ag-Pro Companies, Matthew Carlton stated, "Expanding our sales and service area into Mid Georgia will allow us to better serve customers who continue to grow geographically across the state. Our new footprint in Mid Georgia provides an exciting growth opportunity for our business."

Ag-Pro Companies delivers more buying power and resources, so you get more value for your money. More power and innovation with the latest from John Deere. More inventory, so you will always get the equipment you need, from residential mowers, to commercial equipment to the large ag tractors and combines.

"Strong on Service" is our motto — and we are growing stronger as a result of the newly announced sale. Come by soon at one of our 24 locations across Georgia, Florida and South Carolina to see us and learn more about our new company and how we are dedicated to serving you with great products, great value, and great service.

For more information about Ag-Pro Companies, contact Carey Odum, Marketing Director at / (800) 241-4595.