RDO Equipment Co.
2900 Main Ave SE
Moorhead, MN 56560
Toll Free: 800-726-5386
Sales Hours: 7:30am-5:30pm M-F,8am-12pm Sat
Parts Hours: 7:30am-5:30pm M-F,8am-12pm Sat
Service Hours: 7:30am-5:30pm M-F,8am-12pm Sat
RDO Equipment Co. - Moorhead, serving western Minnesota, and eastern North Dakota, including the Fargo Moorhead area and the Red River Valley, which include the counties of Cass, Clay, Ottertail, Becker, Richland, Wilkin, Lamoure, Barnes, Steele, Dickey, Traverse, Ransom, Sargent, and Griggs is ready and able to support all of your John Deere Agriculture and Construction, Vermeer, and Hitachi equipment needs. We sell, rent, and support through parts and service, John Deere, Hitachi, and Vermeer products. We also service most other brands of agriculture, construction, equipment.
Let our knowledgeable and experienced sales and parts departments help you find the right equipment and parts for your needs. It is our objective to provide you with the right piece of equipment. We keep our shelves stocked so you get the right parts when you need them. Our Parts department is on call 24/7.
Our superior service department knows that downtime is costly. By certifying our technicians through the most up-to-date John Deere and Vermeer training, we are able to get your equipment back up and running as quickly as possible. Call us day or night for your service needs.
Day of Play Events Held in Aberdeen, Casselton, and Moorhead
Three Midwest Ag stores held John Deere Day of Play events over the past few months. While each event was unique, they all shared the same mission – provide a fun-filled day for the whole family.
Roughly 450 people attended Aberdeen’s Day of Play event and they raised $375 for the local Boys & Girls Club of Aberdeen....Read more
On March 31, nearly 400 customers filled the Moorhead shop for their annual Customer Appreciation dinner. This event serves two purposes: to thank customers for their business, and to allow team members an opportunity to spend time with customers in a more relaxed atmosphere. According to Mike Wollschlager, Store Manager, “It’s great to see everyone laughing and having a good time together.”...Read more
The Ada store recently had a fun visitor.
Riding on Angels Wings is local organization that offers Equine therapy for children with special needs.
They have approximately 12 horses at their stable, where staff and interns from North Dakota State University’s Equine program care for them.
Construction, Integrated Controls, and Vermeer Divisions Impress at Minnesota Fall Maintenance Expo
In early October, several Minnesota Construction store participated in the Minnesota Fall Maintenance Expo. This is an annual equipment show in which RDO Equipment Co. has been participating in since 1995 and it is one of Minnesota’s best equipment shows.
Maintenance crews from governmental...Read more
John Deere Electronic Solutions, based in Fargo, ND, is a branch of John Deere that provides innovative technologies and engineering design capabilities, in addition to extensive manufacturing. They are responsible for many of the electronic components found in all John Deere equipment.
Over the past several years, RDO Equipment Co. has partnered with JDES and provided equipment at their...Read more
A couple of years ago during a team engagement planning session, RDO Equipment Co. – Moorhead was looking for a project that could benefit the community along with building employee engagement throughout the company. They found the Clay County Adopt-a-Highway program.
After further review, the Moorhead store entered into an agreement to keep the north and south ditches along Highway 18...Read more
The Moorhead store has formed a strong relationship with the Fargo South High School’s Auto Tech program over the course of several years. Each year, the Auto Tech program sponsors an Auto Show and at this year’s event, RDO Equipment Co. had equipment on display.
The store had a 644K loader on display, as well as a John Deere Gator wrapped in gator skin. The store also arranged an 8245R to...Read more
Both the Moorhead and Hawley stores held Day of Play events and each was a great success.
The drizzly morning conditions didn’t discourage attendees who arrived before 9 a.m. to line up for the events at this year’s Day of Play. The weather cleared and children of all ages participated in games, rides, and coloring contests. Everyone was treated to a lunch (or breakfast) of hot...Read more
On June 20, many team members geared up for a Charity Cruise that visited the Minnesota Ag locations. The day started out rainy and cold, but luckily warmed up quickly.
Nearly 25 riders met in the morning at the Moorhead store and visited Ada, Hawley, and Fergus Falls, before arriving in Breckenridge early that evening.
Every Minnesota Ag store was represented, as well as team members from...Read more
The Moorhead and Hawley locations each held a clinic called, “Enabling Solutions.” This clinic was aimed to help customers get prepared for spring and touched on their equipment, AMS solutions, manufacturer news, and more.
The clinic kicked off with an AMS refresher – things growers need to do before they hit the field, such as how to setup planters and air seeders on their displays and...Read more
CADsoft Consulting Announces partnership with RDO Integrated Controls
Representing innovative positioning technology solutions in the construction industry dedicated to Building Information Modeling (BIM)
FARGO, ND – CADsoft Consulting Inc., a proven leader in the implementations of Design and Construction technologies for the last 24 years, announced that they have signed a joint venture...Read more
Each year North Dakota State College of Science (NDSCS) hosts Safety Days, an event for students that focuses on safety associated with safe operation of equipment.
The school requests equipment from businesses in the industry so students can get hands-on operator training.
For this year’s event, the Moorhead store brought a 210LC excavator and 544K loader.
“One of the benefits of...Read more
Field Geology is a capstone course for the Geology major program at North Dakota State University. In 2014, 22 students spent a week studying the geology of the Little Badlands area of western North Dakota. Their goal was to demonstrate their ability of integrating knowledge they have gained from all their undergraduate courses in interpreting the geology of a specific area. After making...Read more
Aberdeen, Casselton and Moorhead stores held Day of Play/Drive Green events this summer.
This was the 2nd annual Day of Play for Aberdeen, and was a great event. Nick Kallhoff, Parts Manager, took the lead on organizing the event and the whole team did a great job making a fun day.
They had activities both inside and out, including play areas for toys, ride-on and pedal...Read more
The MWAg Product Specialist team conducted field training and sprayer certification for more than 150 Account Managers and Aftermarket employees from Aberdeen, Ada, Bismarck, Breckenridge, Casselton, Fergus Falls, Hawley, Hazen, Kindred, Lisbon, Moorhead, Moorhead FSO, Rapid City, Redfield, Washburn, and Webster.
The training featured a full day of courses, ranging in topics such as...Read more
The RDO Equipment Co. agriculture locations in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota have been recognized as FFA Star Partners for 2014. This program allows businesses to contribute to the growth and development of FFA leadership activities and agriculture education curriculum.
Someone who benefited from the agriculture education curriculum is Kody Liebenow, Service Technician in...Read more
Shawn Paschke Named to Construction Equipment’s Under 40 List
Construction Equipment magazine announced its inaugural class of the Under 40 in Construction Equipment Awards. Twenty-four winners comprise the Class of 2013, representing disciplines across the construction equipment industry. The list includes asset managers who run equipment fleets, operators, construction-company owners,...Read more
Fergus Falls and Moorhead Sponsor 9th Annual Red Horse Ranch Rodeo
The Fergus Falls and Moorhead stores were a large sponsor for the 9th Annual Red Horse Ranch Rodeo. The stores have been involved in the rodeo since its beginning, but this is the second year they’ve been one of the major sponsors.
As part of the sponsorship, the store brought in several pieces of equipment for display,...Read more
On March 26, the Casselton store and Product Specialist team hosted nine volunteers from Farm Rescue to go over best planting practices with an equipment overview on machinery Farm Rescue will use this spring. The equipment that has been donated for this year’s planting season includes a 2012 John Deere 8360R (row crop tractor), a 2010 John Deere DB60 (47 row planter), two–2012 John Deere...Read more
Moorhead Hosts Customer Appreciation Event
On February 21, the Moorhead store hosted a Customer Appreciation Event, letting customers know how valued their business is.
The event was held in the shop, with new equipment on display so customers could walk around and ask questions. Nearly 300 customers were served a nice meal and also had the chance to win door prizes.
“This event gave...Read more
Access Your Future Student Receives Scholarship
Lucas Keller was awarded a $1,500 scholarship from the North Dakota Implement Dealers Association (NDIDA).
He will begin the John Deere Ag Tech program at North Dakota State College of Science (NDSCS) in Wahpeton this fall and will formally start the Access Your Future program. He currently works part-time at the Moorhead store and will...Read more
Employees Receive Top Contributor at NDIDA Leadership Seminar
Ryan Hanson, Aberdeen Account Manager, and Mitch Strehlow, Moorhead Service Advisor, received Top Contributor at “Mastering Leadership Skills – I Seminar.” This course is sponsored by the North Dakota Implement Dealers Association (NDIDA).
This course is a series of six monthly two-day sessions and gives a comprehensive overview...Read more
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