AGCO Corporation manufactures and distributes agricultural equipment and related replacement parts worldwide. The company sells a range of agricultural equipment, including tractors, combines, self-propelled sprayers, hay tools, forage equipment, tillage, implements and grain storage and protein production systems. The company’s products are marketed under various brands, including Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson and Valtra. The company distributes most of its products through a combination of approximately 3,100 independent dealers and distributors in approximately 140 countries. In addition, the company provides retail financing through its retail finance joint ventures with Coöperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A., which is referred to as ‘Rabobank.’ Products Tractors: The company offers a range of tractors in the high horsepower segment (primarily 100 to 585 horsepower). Its high horsepower tractors are used on larger farms and on cattle ranches for hay production. The company also offers a range of tractors in the utility tractor category (40 to 100 horsepower). The company’s utility tractors are used on small- and medium-sized farms and in specialty agricultural industries, including dairy, livestock, orchards and vineyards. The company’s compact tractors (under 40 horsepower) are used on small farms and in specialty agricultural industries, such as dairies, landscaping and residential areas. Combines: The company’s combines are sold with various threshing technologies. All combines are complemented by various crop-harvesting heads, available in different sizes, which are designed to maximize harvesting speed. Application Equipment: The company offers self-propelled, three- and four-wheeled vehicles and related equipment for use in the application of liquid and dry fertilizers, and crop protection chemicals. The company manufactures chemical sprayer equipment for use both prior to planting crops, known as ‘pre-emergence,’ and after crops emerge from the ground, known as ‘post-emergence.’ Hay Tools and Forage Equipment, Implements and Other Equipment: The company’s hay tools and forage equipment include both round and rectangular balers, self-propelled windrowers, disc mowers, spreaders and mower conditioners and are used for the harvesting and packaging of vegetative feeds used in the beef cattle, dairy, horse and alternative fuel industries. The company also distributes a range of implements, planters and other equipment for its product lines. Tractor-pulled implements are used in field preparation and crop management. Implements include disc harrows, which improve field performance by cutting through crop residue, leveling seed beds and mixing chemicals with the soil; heavy tillage, which break up soil and mix crop residue into topsoil, with or without prior discing; and field cultivators, which prepare a smooth seed bed and destroy weeds. Tractor-pulled planters apply fertilizer and place seeds in the field. Other equipment primarily includes loaders, which are used for various tasks including lifting and transporting hay crops. Grain Storage and Protein Production Systems: The company manufactures and distributes grain storage and protein production systems, which include grain storage bins, and related drying and handling equipment systems, as well as swine and poultry feed storage, and delivery, ventilation and watering systems. Engines: The company’s AGCO Power engines division produces diesel engines, gears and generating sets. The diesel engines are manufactured for use in a portion of its tractors, combines and sprayers, and are also sold to third parties. The company specializes in the manufacturing of off-road engines in the 50 to 590 horsepower range. Precision Farming Technologies: The company offers various precision farming technologies that provide farmers with the capability to enhance productivity and profitability on the farm. A majority of these technologies are developed by third parties and are installed in its products and include satellite-based steering, field data collection, yield mapping and telemetry-based fleet management systems.
agco corp (AGCO:New York)
4205 River Green Parkway
Duluth, GA 30096
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