Tarter Farm and Ranch Equipment, Dunnville, KY announces that it is expanding both its eastern and western heavy ag manufacturing facilities to keep pace with the growing ag equipment business nationwide. Over the last 15 years, Tarter has steadily grown into one of the largest 3-point equipment/tractor attachment manufacturers in the nation, and these expansions are necessary for their continued growth in these and other construction equipment manufacturing areas.
Tarter Industries, Liberty, KY
Tarter Industries is a 250,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Liberty that manufactures 3-point equipment, skid-steer attachments, snow removal equipment, construction equipment, and cattle-handling equipment for Tarter Farm and Ranch Equipment. Tarter is currently spending over $2MM adding an additional 40,000 square feet of manufacturing space and equipment needed to fuel their growth in their private line as well as their original equipment manufacturer (OEM) lines of heavy ag. This expansion is expected to be completed by August 2011 and will add approximately 75 new jobs to Liberty/Casey County.
Tarter West, Corinne, UT
Tarter Farm and Ranch Equipment has experienced steady growth in their western sales regions in all product categories, including heavy ag. They have expanded their current facility, added additional buildings, and have purchased $700K in all types of additional equipment for their Tarter West facility including cranes, press brakes, hi-def plasmas, overhead cranes, trucks, and forklifts. This was completed at the end of the 2nd quarter and has added an additional 35 jobs to the Corinne/Box Elder County area.
“These expansions are a key component of our on-going strategy to provide affordable, high-quality, American made ag and construction products to our private and OEM dealer networks,” says Josh Tarter, Vice-President for Tarter Farm and Ranch.