March 10, 2008
Kelly Tractor Co. Named Ag-Chem Dealer
Company adds Ag-Chem application equipment to expand agricultural product line
DULUTH, Ga., March 10, 2008 – AGCO Application Equipment announces Kelly Tractor Co. as the
representative for Ag-Chem
branded products in Florida, effective Feb. 1, 2008. Kelly Tractor will now provide custom applicators and
innovative growers in the region with a one-stop source for RoGator and TerraGator application equipment
sales, support and related spraying accessories.
"We’re pleased to be associated with a company like Kelly Tractor," says Doug Daws, Ag-Chem
director of sales. "As our dealer they’ll combine our well-known sales team with a complete service
offering designed to keep Ag-Chem equipment performing at its peak and maximizing customers’ uptime in the field."
Kelly Tractor, headquartered in Miami, has over 600 employees. They have 9 locations in their region with
numerous mobile technicians and overnight parts drop locations to support their customers. Kelly Tractor is
also one of the leading dealers for AGCO’s Challenger line of agricultural equipment.
"We’ve represented the Challenger line since 2002, and we’re extremely excited to add the Ag-Chem
brand to our agricultural product line. Ag-Chem is a well-known, respected name in the sprayer industry, and
we feel it allows us to offer a complete equipment solution to our customers," says Garry Anderson,
ag manager from Kelly Tractor.
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Founded in 1990, AGCO Corporation (NYSE: AG)
is a global manufacturer of agricultural equipment and related replacement parts. AGCO offers a full
product line including tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage, tillage equipment and implements,
which are distributed through more than 3,200 independent dealers and distributors in more than 140
countries worldwide. AGCO products include the following well-known brands: AGCO®, Challenger®,
Fendt®, Gleaner®, Hesston®, Massey Ferguson®, New Idea®, Ag-Chem™, Spra-Coupe®,
Sunflower®, Valtra®, and White™ Planters. AGCO provides retail financing through AGCO
Finance. The company is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, and in 2006 had net sales of $5.4 billion.