The Association of Equipment manufacturers has released their March 2011 Flash Report for U.S. unit sales of agricultural equipment.
Overall, two-wheel farm tractor sales were up for the month, although the 100+ hp dipped slightly compared with previous data.
Four-wheel-drive tractor sales decreased for the first time in 2011.
Combine sales were up 22.3% compared with March 2010 and up 38.8% year-to-date.
AEM reports that equipment sales are above 2009 and 2010 data but lag below the 5-year average.