2023 Agri-Business of the Year
Tuesday, November 14, 2023
The Agri-Business of the Year Award is intended to honor the agri-businesses in Reno County and thank them for the important role they play in strengthening the local ag economy. This year’s Agri-Business of the Year Award went to Agri Center.
Agri Center was originally founded in 1952 as a Ford dealership and expanded in 1981 to the corporate structure you know today. They are a successful farm equipment and powersport dealership located in South Hutchinson. In 2014 Lee File joined Agri Center as GM and is now an ownership partner with WJ Wilbeck who has owned the company for over 40 years.
Agri Center partnered with BRP in 2016 to sell Can-Am side by sides an ATV’s, and expanded by adding on a new dealership facility in 2018. Agri Center will now be opening up their second location in the fall of 2023 in Salina!
If their growth wasn’t proof enough, Agri Center is proud to have received the New Holland’s highest honor – the President’s Club Award, are a Gold status Class dealership, and have just been named the National BRP Dealer of the Year for 2023 for their Can-Am product line. They focus on selling high quality equipment, offering exceptional service, and having a knowledgeable and friendly staff. Break down after 5:00? Not to worry! Agri Center offers after-hours parts and service to keep farmers up and running!