Drought, high prices and the predicted fiscal cliff. They all combined to create a “perfect storm” for farmers and equipment manufacturers at the beginning of 2013. Although some thought the fiscal cliff might prove to be the undoing of the U.S. economy, the Jan. 1 version actually turned out well for the equipment business. Agco’s Steve Koep, vice president for sales, explains in this February video interview at World Ag Expo in Tulare, CA.
Video by Forrest Laws, Director of Content, Penton Media