Fire destroys Art's-Way production facility in Monona, Iowa

ARMSTRONG, Iowa -- Art's-Way Manufacturing Co. Inc. said a a fire occurred late Tuesday evening at Art's-Way Scientific, Monona, Iowa, which destroyed the building housing offices and the production area.

There were no reported injuries. Additionally, the server and computer files were recovered undamaged.

Due to the nature of the business and the existence of another nearby building it is expected all projects will proceed as planned. Currently Scientifics management and employees are actively acquiring needed tools and resources to start building structures in the next few days.

Over the course of the next few days, Art's-Way's management will be addressing the situation with the intent of continuing to grow this important part of the company's business.

Art's-Way manufactures and distributes farm machinery niche products including animal feed processing equipment, sugar beet and potato harvesting equipment, edible bean equipment, land maintenance equipment, finished mowing, crop shredding equipment and seed planting equipment. Art's-Way also produces haylage machinery for several original equipment manufactures.

SOURCE: Art's-Way Manufacturing Co. Inc. via PR Newswire.


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