With growing demand for detailed analysis and data on trends, influences and behaviors within the fast-changing farm equipment market, Lessiter Media has added Alex Zank for the newly-created position of Data Editor in its Ag Division.
Top of the list for June was a Best Practices article from Bob Clements on how to start each day to lead to success. Additional items that took the spotlight include an article on dealership performance data and Kubota's expansion of its small-machine lineup.
Continuing solid demand for many of the new products handled by many rural lifestyle equipment dealers, including compact, utility and garden tractors as well as ATVs, is helping to maintain the valuations of used equipment.
For the third year in a row, lawn and garden equipment maintained its top spot on farm equipment dealers’ ranking of “Best Bets” list of products they believe will increase unit sales in 2017. And not too far behind are compact tractors (under 40 horsepower) in the #2 spot, and #5 on the list is utility tractors (40-100 horsepower).
The first event in our webinar series looks at exactly how dealers plan to grow their businesses. Managing Editor Lynn Woolf shares data and insights from dealers who responded to our 2015 Dealer Business Trends & Outlook survey. This event gives an insider’s view of the industry’s most comprehensive look at the growing rural equipment market.
Rural Lifestyle Dealer's full-length 38-page 2014 Business Trends & Outlook report is now available online. This extensive management report details the numbers, trends and forecasts for the 2014 rural equipment market.
Alyn Brown of Level Up Development, who is also a technology contributor to Rural Lifestyle Dealer, highlights products that stood out to him at the 2019 GIE+Expo, including equipment from Mean Green, Ariens, Bad Boy and Ferris.
Yanmar was founded in 1912 and developed the world's first commercially viable small diesel engine in 1933. The diesel engine has continued as our core business ever since, our key tool in the rationalization and modernization of agriculture, fishing and industry.
Virginia Beach-based STIHL Inc., produces a full line of high-quality, handheld outdoor power equipment including blowers, trimmers, brushcutters, and multi-task tools, as well as the number one selling brand of chainsaws worldwide. STIHL Inc. manufactures over 260 model variations of handheld outdoor power equipment for sale in the U.S. and around the world.