John Deere factory in Welland, Ont., ...

John Deere factory in Welland, Ont., to close, cutting 800 jobs...

There are 3 comments on the CBC News story from Sep 2, 2008, titled John Deere factory in Welland, Ont., to close, cutting 800 jobs.... In it, CBC News reports that:

Deere & Co. , the world's largest maker of farm machinery, is blaming the strong loonie for the decision to close its factory in Welland, Ont., costing the Ontario economy 800 manufacturing jobs.

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Bob Burns

Kunming, China

#1 Sep 2, 2008
Send your factory here! We'll give good service
exdanaguy

Canada

#2 Sep 3, 2008
pure bullshit---the radio today said Deere made more this year than ever---could that be right?

I can't be bothered checking that out

best of luck guys either way
Dina

Raleigh, NC

#3 Sep 10, 2008
well the stock price is in the tank right now ($60 today...over $100 a year ago), but the last 3 years have been the best in the companies history.

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