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post #11 of 14 (permalink) Old 04-27-2019, 11:31 PM
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I heard they are selling each dealership to individual ownership groups to break up their monopoly over John Deere equipment sales in Western Canada.
That's the best rumor I have heard in a long time!

Only problem is the equipment market is so ridiculous right now that anyone willing to invest might be considered nuts. Having monopoly status is really the only way to make it work. Just doesn't work very well for the farmer.


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Me thinks it is a buyers market for equipment right now. Especially on the slightly used market.

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Backing Monette is the story.

Working the consolidation angle it appears, maybe for foreign sale one day.

https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/canada-s...ruck-1.1187060
Why wouldn’t monette be running Deere equipment then instead of a red fleet?
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Backing Monette is the story.

Working the consolidation angle it appears, maybe for foreign sale one day.

https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/canada-s...ruck-1.1187060
Wow, this man is the real life Montgomery Burns

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