John Deere adds North Carolina dealer


Western Branch Diesel’s Beaufort, N.C., branch in the Jarrett Bay Marine Park was named the exclusive sales and service provider for John Deere marine products throughout the state.

“The new business opportunities John Deere will bring for our North Carolina marine operations is immense,” COO Rob Miltz said in a statement. “We look forward to becoming trusted partners in helping John Deere-powered vessels to do more on the water.”

The company was also awarded John Deere construction, forestry, commercial and power generation business for the company’s full territory of nine locations spanning Virginia, North Carolina, Ohio, West Virginia and Kentucky.