Farmer aren’t the only ones feeling the pinch of lower grain and oilseed prices. Deere & Co., AGCO, and other large equipment manufacturers are seeing sales decline and profitability slip as farmers, in general, have less money to spend on new combines, t
This past October was a good month for farm tractors under 40 hp. That category saw a 23.3% increase in sales compared to last year’s number for the month. That’s according to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, the trade organization for off-road equipment manufacturers and suppliers.
This week, John Deere announced its plan to acquire Precision Planting. Following the news, Agriculture.com had an opportunity to discuss the acquisition with Gregg Sauder, the founder of Precision Planting who sold the company to Monsanto back in 2012.