JACKSON, Minn. — AGCO, Your Agriculture Company <http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Broadhead/687edb1a5b/6bb3e8ffe5/e4d420a90c> , (NYSE:AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, announces that Intivity Center℠ will be the feature attraction of its newly renovated manufacturing facility in Jackson, Minn. Intivity Center, opening in Spring 2012, showcases the past, present and future farmer-focused innovation and productivity upon which brands such as Massey Ferguson and Challenger have been built. Visitors who tour the center and factory also will experience the people, process and physical materials that go into each tractor and sprayer.
“Inside the walls in Jackson is a long-standing tradition of dedication, excellence and hard work that brings agriculture some of the highest quality and most respected products on the market,” says Bob Crain, senior vice president and general manager, AGCO North America. “Intivity Center is going to be a must-see destination that will showcase AGCO’s leadership in the development of agricultural innovations that will benefit North American growers now and long into the future.”
- Interactive displays, animation of futuristic products, videos, an extensive collection of historical artifacts are among Intivity Center features.
- State-of-the-art 16,000-square-foot Intivity Center will host as many as 10,000 local and international visitors annually.
- 75,000-square-foot expansion of the manufacturing facility brings Massey Ferguson row-crop tractor production back to North America.
- Production now includes Massey Ferguson® 8600 Series and Challenger® MT600D Series rowcrop tractors; in addition to Challenger track and 4WD articulated tractors and RoGator®, TerraGator® and SpraCoupe® application equipment built there.
- Visit http://jackson.agcocorp.com for more details.
- Watch the video for a sneak peek at Intivity Center and our manufacturing expansion: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xglk09Sg7W4&context=C3ddf7deADOEgsToPDskIja4OedsATO2YCm7PTpeSv http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Broadhead/687edb1a5b/6bb3e8ffe5/1db15317f6/v=Xglk09Sg7W4&context=C3ddf7deADOEgsToPDskIja4OedsATO2YCm7PTpeSv
- Download Intivity Center visuals here