ANKENY, Iowa (AP) — Deere & Co. said it will lay off 100
more workers from its plant in Ankeny plant.
The Des Moines
Register reported that the layoffs are being described as
adjustments to meet market demand.
The Moline, Ill.-based maker of farm and construction
equipment said it told workers in mid-August that layoffs would take place in
mid-September and early November.
About 40 plant workers were placed on indefinite layoff in
Deere spokesman Ken Golden said the 100 or so workers have
been notified about the layoffs in early November.
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