Swedish tillage equipment manufacturer, Väderstad AB has announced the 100% acquisition of the AGCO-Amity JV LLC (AAJV), a drill and cultivator manufacturer based in Wahpeton, North Dakota.

AAJV has been a joint venture between AGCO and Amity since 2011. Currently 110 staff are employed at the firm’s base in Wahepton, which is home to a 30,000m,2 manufacturing facility, a parts distribution warehouse and an research centre.