DULUTH, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 28, 2008--AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AG), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, announced today that it will participate in the 2008 Goldman Sachs Global Industrials Conference in New York on Thursday, November 6, 2008. The conference will include a presentation by Andy Beck, AGCO's Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, at 4:00 p.m. ET. Investors may listen to a live webcast of the presentation by accessing the link in the "Investors /Calendar of Events" section at www.agcocorp.com. The webcast will also be archived immediately afterwards.
Founded in 1990, AGCO Corporation (NYSE: AG) (www.agcocorp.com) is a global manufacturer of agricultural equipment and related replacement parts. AGCO, "Your Agriculture Company", offers a full product line including tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage, tillage equipment and implements, which are distributed through more than 3,000 independent dealers and distributors in more than 140 countries worldwide. AGCO products are sold through the core brands: Challenger(R), Fendt(R), Massey Ferguson(R) and Valtra(R). AGCO provides retail financing through AGCO Finance. The Company is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, and, in 2007, had net sales of $6.8 billion.
Greg Peterson, 770-232-8229
Director, Investor Relations
SOURCE: AGCO Corporation