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County board OKs tax break for Round Lake facility

December 3, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday approved a request from Ferrara Candy Co. for a three-year, 100-percent tax abatement on the former Farley’s & Sathers facility in Round Lake. The move means the forgiveness of approximatel…continue reading on dglobe.com

AGCO hopes for tax abatement in Round Lake

November 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

ROUND LAKE — AGCO Jackson Operations will seek a three-year partial tax abatement from the city of Round Lake, the Round Lake-Brewster School District and Nobles County as it moves forward in talks with Ferrara Candy Co. to lease the former Farleyâ…continue reading on dglobe.com

Money needed before new taxes can disappear

October 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

By DON DAVIS, Forum News Service

BLOOMINGTON — Many Minnesota lawmakers from both political parties want to erase some newly enacted business taxes off the state books, but there is no guarantee that will happen next year.
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AGCO announces $42m expansion

May 8, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

75 new jobs to be created; housing tries to keep upJACKSON AGCO Operations broke ground Tuesday on a new $42 million expansion project at its manufacturing facility in Jackson, marking a second major expansion in as many years for the manufacturers of Massey Ferguson and Challenger row crop tractors and Challenger track tractors, as well as application equipment. Continue Reading

AGCO announces three-year, $42 million expansion of Jackson facility

May 8, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

Jackson facility will have more jobs and a higher production
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VIDEO: A sneak peak at AGCO’s Intivity Center

June 8, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Take a look inside the new AGCO Intivity Center in Jackson. Continue Reading

AGCO celebrates expansion, marks commitment to quality and innovation

June 7, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

JACKSON Standing before a large gathering of dealers and press from more than a dozen media outlets from around the country, AGCO Chairman and CEO Martin Richenhagen celebrated the grand opening of the new AGCO Intivity Center and expanded manufacturing space Thursday morning in Jackson by sharing his dreams for the growing company. Continue Reading

AGCO receives $740,000 USDA loan

May 7, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

JACKSON Since 1990, Federated Rural Electric of Jackson has offered more than $3.6 million in low- or no-interest loans to help businesses in its territory become established or expand. Continue Reading

Federated REA gets $740,000 loan from USDA

June 30, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Money will assist in expansion at AGCO
JACKSON Federated Rural Electric of Jackson has been awarded a $740,000 loan from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development office to aid in the expansion of the AGCO facility in Jackson.
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AGCO breaks ground for new facility, spurring local economy with 110 new jobs

April 26, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

JACKSON With wind-whipped rain smacking against their faces, AGCO officials and dignitaries stuck their golden-colored shovels into a gravel base late Tuesday morning to celebrate the groundbreaking of a major expansion project at the AGCO facility in Jackson. Continue Reading