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Company Description

AGCO Corporation manufactures and distributes agricultural equipment and related replacement parts worldwide. It offers tractors, such as high horsepower tractors that are used on larger farms and cattle ranches for hay production; utility tractors, including two-wheel and all-wheel drive versions for small- and medium-sized farms, dairy, livestock, orchards, and vineyards; compact tractors for small farms and specialty agricultural industries, such as dairies, landscaping, and residential areas; and combines. The company also provides application equipment comprising self-propelled three- and four-wheeled vehicles, and related equipment for use in the application of liquid and dry fertilizers, and crop protection chemicals; and chemical sprayer equipment for use in planting crops and after crops emerge. In addition, it offers hay tools and forage equipment, including round and rectangular balers, self-propelled windrowers, disc mowers, and spreaders and mower conditioners for harvesting and packaging vegetative feeds in the beef cattle, dairy, horse, and alternative fuel industries. Further, the company distributes a range of implements, such as disc harrows for enhancing field performance; heavy tillage to break up soil and mix crop residue into topsoil; field cultivators, which prepare smooth seed bed and destroy weeds; and tractor-pulled planters and loaders. Additionally, it provides grain storage bins and related drying and handling equipment systems, and swine and poultry feed storage and delivery, ventilation, and watering systems; produces diesel engines, gears, and generating sets; precision farming technologies; and other technology precision farming products, as well as replacement parts. The company markets its products under the Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson, and Valtra brands through a network of independent dealers and distributors. AGCO Corporation was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia.

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