Two million manufacturing jobs could go unfilled by 2025 because many of those workers are retiring. Before the coronavirus hit, many students were going to school at a Case-New Holland Technician Development Program.
How to go back to the family farm and find a source of substantial secondary income? Brian Sieker bootstrapped a specialized ag business with $1,000, and flipped the script on a proverbial maxim: You can go home again.
Every hour that the planter doesn’t run on good planting days can cost you money and yield. It costs up to $627 per hour lost—and in the busy repair season downtime waiting for technicians could take days.
Joining many other manufacturer’s, John Deere is partnering with the UAW, Iowa Department of Homeland Security and the Illinois Manufacturer’s Association to make protective face shields for healthcare employees.