Small tractor sales show growth

U.S. retail sales of farm tractors under 40 hp were up 26.2% in February 2016.

U.S. retail sales of farm tractors under 40 hp were up 26.2% in February 2016 compared to the same period last year, according to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), the leading trade organization for off-road equipment manufacturers and suppliers. Another indicator of a strong start to 2016 and a continuation of last year’s trend is year-to-date growth of 19.7% in this category.

Retail sales for two-wheel-drive tractors of 40-100 hp grew 5.8% in February compared to

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