Kibble Equipment and Mankato Implement are excited to announce their merger. They will become Kibble Equipment (KEI). The new direction unites two organizations born from two brothers with same philosophy, where customers come first.

Kibble Equipment and Mankato Implement are excited to announce their merger. They will become Kibble Equipment (KEI). The new direction unites two organizations born from two brothers with same philosophy, where customers come first.

“The scale, territory and resources will allow us to provide the highest level of customer support, while providing the vehicle for sustainable growth for our customer's future and our own. Our farming customers will have the same team they have always counted on, with access to additional resources,” noted Butch Kibble, Vice President of Kibble Equipment, Inc. and Steve Kibble, Vice President of Mankato Implement.

The merger aims to offer:

Highest caliber service and support

Combined knowledge of highly experienced, trained personnel

Greater efficiency

Laser-like focus on innovation

Solutions-based approach

KEI, as new organization will be one of the largest John Deere dealer groups in the US and Canada, providing agricultural equipment, parts and service. KEI has locations in Albert Lea, Bird Island, Blue Earth, Kiester, Mankato, Minnesota Lake, Montevideo, New Ulm, Nicollet, Redwood Falls, Sleepy Eye and Wabasso, MN.