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Duane Nolden of Middleton Power Centers Visits with the Rural Lifestyle Dealer Staff

Another Small Dealer Takes a Hit from Deere

Middleton Power Center's last day as a John Deere dealer was Aug. 5, 2021. To add  insult to injury, Deere also sent out a “Closed” Dealership Notification Notice that simply said “Dealership closed – no replace” to Stihl and Honda on their last day as a Deere dealer.

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How Ruston Tractor Terminated a Mainline & Opened a Second Location in 2020

Owner Jeremy Gantt breaks down Ruston Tractor’s unique experience with gaining a second location, dropping New Holland and learning to be a multi-store dealer.

Ruston Tractor, a 2-store Kubota and former-New Holland dealer in Louisiana, is looking to move its second location in Monroe, La., to a more stable store off nearby Interstate 20. 

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EDA Welcomes New Board Members

The Equipment Dealers Association (EDA) is pleased to announce the election of two new directors and the re-election of one current director to its Board of Directors. Each director will serve a three year term that begins October 1, 2021 and will attend the next Board of Directors meeting this October in Dallas, TX.
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