DULUTH, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 27, 2006--AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AG), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, announced today that it will participate in the Goldman Sachs Capital Goods Conference in New York City on Thursday, November 2, 2006. The conference will include a presentation by Martin Richenhagen, AGCO's Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer, and Andy Beck, AGCO's Chief Financial Officer, at 2:25 p.m. ET. Investors may listen to a live webcast of the presentation by accessing the link in the "Investors & Media/Calendar of Events" section at www.agcocorp.com. The webcast will also be archived for twelve months immediately afterwards.

About AGCO

Founded in 1990, AGCO Corporation (NYSE: AG) (www.agcocorp.com) is a global manufacturer of agricultural equipment and related replacement parts. AGCO offers a full product line including tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage, tillage equipment and implements, which are distributed through more than 3,600 independent dealers and distributors in more than 140 countries worldwide. AGCO products include the following well-known brands: AGCO(R), Challenger(R), Fendt(R), Gleaner(R), Hesston(R), Massey Ferguson(R), New Idea(R), RoGator(R), Spra-Coupe(R), Sunflower(R), Terra-Gator(R), Valtra(R), and White(TM) Planters. AGCO provides retail financing through AGCO Finance. The company is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, and in 2005, had net sales of $5.4 billion.

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CONTACT: AGCO Corporation
Greg Peterson, 770-232-8229
Director - Investor Relations

SOURCE: AGCO Corporation