In December, the Iowa-Nebraska Equipment Dealers Association (INEDA) sponsored a Career Exploration Event for high school students interested in learning about job opportunities in the equipment industry. The event drew over 280 students from nine local area high schools who participated in a tour of the Nebraska Ag Expo and a briefing on the various… Read More »
Another successful season is complete, and from all reports it sounds as though it was a bountiful harvest. Yields were excellent. Harvest conditions were normal, for the most part; a little rain slowed it down some, but not for long. The biggest concern I’m aware of is that soybeans were dry but the stems were… Read More »
The disruption of the entire supply chain is forcing many manufacturers and dealers to rethink their business models. From manufacturing products with limited raw materials or constrained subassemblies, to managing new and used inventory and parts, to labor shortages, to implement dealers managing their operations, we are facing a subset of the challenges related to… Read More »
The Iowa-Nebraska Equipment Dealers Association (INEDA) has opened the application period for the 2022-2023 Andrew Goodman Scholarship Fund. The deadline to submit an application is April 15, 2022. INEDA is pleased to announce the availability of a limited number of Andrew Goodman Scholarships to help train current and potential Iowa and Nebraska equipment dealership employees…. Read More »
Did you know there are 2.5 million skilled trade job openings expected this year and they’re not just in construction? Skills-based career opportunities exist across many industries, and the path to reach them is shorter, more focused, and less expensive than the journey to a four-year degree. I know it is sometimes hard to think… Read More »
Used combine values are a big concern lately for both dealers and farmers. This is especially true going into the high demand August market with a tight supply of farm equipment. In June, Sullivan held the significant AHW dealer auction. With a listing heavy in combines, it provided a great look at the market’s direction when analyzed in tandem with Iron Comps’ equipment values.