Thu Jan 14, 2016 06:24 PM CST While Jeep has a long history of selling pickup trucks, it has not produced one in nearly 25 years because Chrysler -- and more recently the Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Group -- chose not to produce a second truck platform in competition with its own Ram brand pickups.
Wed Dec 23, 2015 04:23 PM CST Farmers recently got a sweet pre-Christmas gift from Washington. Congress renewed and made "permanent" Section 179 of the IRS code's $500,000 deduction on equipment purchases. That could be huge for both farmers and the farm equipment industry.
Wed Nov 11, 2015 09:11 AM CST Trimble, which has its fingers in many pies, including agriculture, this week announced it has acquired Agri-Trend, a Canadian company that bills itself as "North America's most expansive network of agricultural advisers."
Fri Oct 23, 2015 11:25 AM CDT Kubota showed off the working power of its mid-range M7 tractors at a recent dealer meeting near Atlanta. But the company had to tell dealers delivery of the tractors would be delayed until early next year to fix minor problems.