Committed to building the best business environment for North American equipment dealers.

The North American Equipment Dealers Association (NAEDA) and its affiliated associations are committed to helping dealers succeed.

Breaking News
Ag Bankers prepare for tough times

It was standing room only at the American Bankers Association National Agricultural Bankers conference here on Sunday to hear professor emeritus and ag banking consultant David Kohl. More than 750 attendees (the most in the past 15 years) from 27 states are registered for the three-day conference.

October’s wild volatility mellows into November upswing

The robust NAEDA Stock Index surged 71.08 points, or 7.15 percent, and closed at 1065.09. Advancing issues flew past declining issues at an 18-to-3 count.

AEM elects 2015 officers, new directors

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) announces its newly-elected 2015 officers, as well as directors elected at its recent annual meeting to the AEM Board of Directors and AG and CE Sector Boards.

Farm Equipment Manufacturers Association elects three new directors

Saint Louis, Missouri—November 11, 2014 During the 64th Annual Fall Convention, November 3-7, in Las
Vegas, NV, the Farm Equipment Manufacturers Association added three new directors to its board.

Biz groups brace for deluge of regulations

Business groups are bracing for an onslaught of regulations, with the Obama administration bent on completing a host of the president’s unfinished policy goals and the midterm elections now in the rearview mirror. 

Contact Congress NOW - Dealer Action Requested

As Congress returns to Washington after the Veteran’s Day Holiday, we are asking dealers to take the time to contact their Representatives and Senators and or their staffs concerning our top priorities for the lame duck session. These same priorities will also be used for the start of the 2015 Congress.

If you have their telephone numbers and or email addresses, please make those calls or emails as soon as you can. The message is simple, just ask for them to support our top priorities as shown below:

Congress to push Internet sales tax after midterm elections

Lawmakers have set up a lame-duck showdown over a long-stalled issue: whether to give states more authority to tax Internet sales. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) put the online sales tax legislation at the top of his priority list, when he shared his post-November to-do list before leaving Washington to campaign. 

“That is long, long overdue,” Reid said of the online sales tax bill, known as the Marketplace Fairness Act (MFA). He said he’d do “whatever it takes to get that done.”

Videos explain Farm Bill

The American Farm Bureau Federation has launched a series of videos to help farmers and other stakeholders better understand provisions of the 2014 farm bill. The videos include a farm bill overview describing the basic provisions of the commodity title, including a description of the decisions related to the program participation that will need to be made by farmers and landowners.


From the NAEDA Office

The Current Drop In Farm Equipment Sales NAEDA responds to AEM Advisor News.

In the Oct. 13 issue of AEM’s Advisor News, Charlie O’Brien, AEM senior vice president and ag sector lead, discussed “10 reasons not to panic about the current drop in farm equipment sales.” While I do agree with many of his observations and reasons, I feel a need to respond from the dealer’s point of view.


Featured Videos

Free Webinar to Watch on How to Achieve Greater Success in Hiring National Guard Members and Other Veterans