Ag equipment maker plans Salina facility with 120 new jobs
August 14, 2020
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — An agricultural equipment manufacturer plans to invest $43 million to put in a facility in Salina, Kansas, that will create 120 new jobs, the governor's office said Thursday.
Great Plains Manufacturing, a Salina-based agricultural equipment manufacturer that has been in Kansas since 1976, already has several plants in north-central Kansas. Most of them are located in rural communities. The company was acquired by Kubota Corporation of Japan in 2016.
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