The Case-I-H farm equipment store in Taylorville, is now officially owned by Jenner's, Incorporated of Harristown. Jenner's C-E-O Steve Jones confirmed to Regional Radio News Wednesday, that the deal was completed on Tuesday.
Jones says that Jenner's made a few changes in staffing, but they retained most of the Taylorville personnel. There are 13 full-time employees, plus Jenner's brought in a couple of employees from their Harristown store.
The Harristown location sells Case I-H sprayers. The Taylorville store that Jenner's acquired, sells the full line of Case I-H farm equipment.
The Taylorville store had been owned by Tri-Co Equipment, whose owners were Dwight Shore, Wilmer Otto, and John Britt. Shore and Otto also own Farm Pride Equipment, which has 5 other locations in east central Illinois.