On Oct. 14, 10,000 UAW John Deere workers went on strike after the company and union failed to come to an agreement on a new labor contract. This is the first time in 35 years Deere has had a strike. Since the video was recorded, it has been confirmed that the Georgia Deere plant, which manufactures utility and compact utility tractors is part of the strike.
According to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, sub-40 horsepower tractor U.S. sales stayed moderately positive, growing 0.4% in September. In Canada, sales the sub-40 horsepower segment saw unit sales grown 13.5% in the month.
To meet increased demand from customers, the quantity of Kawasaki engines special-built for lawn, garden and industrial applications will get a needed boost next summer when a new production facility opens in Boonville, Mo.
Ingrid Jägering becomes the new Chief Financial Officer and Information Technology Officer at STIHL AG. She is the successor to Karl Angler, who at 66 will leave the company at the end of 2022 when his contract expires.
Sarah Gewert is set to become the new Executive Board member for Marketing and Sales at the STIHL Group. Gewert will take over from Norbert Pick, who will retire when his Executive Board contract expires on Dec. 31, 2022.
On September 19th, 2021, Koenig Equipment was inducted into the Ariens Million Dollar Club by achieving $1 million in net sales for Gravely lawn and garden equipment. Gravely zero-turn mowers are sold at the Lebanon, Ohio location and Franklin, Ind., location.
Cub Cadet is introducing an exciting new chapter in true landscaping innovation with its first semi-autonomous commercial mowers. The Cub Cadet PRO Series PRO Z 960 S and 972 S SurePath units are outfitted with GPS technology and an exclusive four-wheel steering system to deliver the most efficient cut possible.
Mahindra Ag North America introduces the 5100 series tractors, 5145 and 5155, engineered to be easy to operate by first-time tractor owners yet heavy duty to tackle the tough jobs of rural living, farms and ranches. The 5100 series tractors come with a 5-year, 3000-hour limited powertrain warranty covering parts and labor for the duration of the warranty period.
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.