A specialist manufacturer of high capacity manure application equipment claims to have become the largest producer of slurry tankers in Europe as a result of acquiring Pichon Industries, the market leading manufacturer in France.
The Alamo Group of Seguin, Texas, says it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the outstanding capital shares of Dutch Power Co .B.V., a privately held equipment manufacturer based in the Netherlands.
Dana is building its portfolio of products and expertise in anticipation of a forthcoming shift to electrical propulsion for agricultural and other off-highway vehicles by acquiring an Italian specialist in the field.
At the inauguration of a new logistics facility for the Massey Ferguson tractor factory in France, AGCO managers revealed plans for further expansion of the site to accommodate an increase in production capacity and introduce a new product line.
New Holland dealer Roberts Farm Equipment Sales will be merging with McGavin Farm Equipment, effective June 1, 2019. Robert’s has three stores in Chesley, Lucknow and Mount Forest, Ont., and McGavin’s has one store in Walton, Ont.
With the acquisition of Shearer Implement’s three dealer locations in Ohio, Ag-Pro Companies has raised its total stores to 82 in seven states. Twenty of the locations are in Ohio and all have been acquired since November 2018.
Mazergroup has acquired Markusson New Holland in Emerald Park, Saskatchewan. With this merger, the dealership — operating as Mazergroup Regina — will be the second location Mazergroup operates in Saskatchewan along with its 14 locations in Manitoba.
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In this week's program the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank reports loans for financing farm equipment improved in the 4Q of 2018. Ag-Pro Companies expands to now having 20 stores in Ohio. Also in this episode, AGCO, CNH Industrial and Art's Way report their fiscal 2018 earnings.