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We are Leading Edge Equipment.

Based in Michigan, ND, we're a family-owned John Deere dealership, currently in our third generation of family ownership. Our core values are the same as they were in 1963. We believe "people buy from people" and we value our customer, employee and supplier relationships above all else.

Leading Edge Equipment is an authorized Batco, Brandt, Brent, Degelman, John Deere, Summers, UM-Unverferth, Westfield, Wheatheart, and Yetter dealership serving the north central North Dakota area. We're proud to carry a large selection of new and pre-owned inventory. Our friendly and knowledgeable sales, service and parts departments are prepared to make your experience outstanding – from helping you find the right equipment to meet your needs to ongoing maintenance and customization. At Leading Edge Equipment, we value the opportunity to create a long-term relationship with our customers, by giving you the best customer service possible.

Dealership History

1963: James T. "Jim" Vasichek and Albert Kouba purchased the John Deere Dealership in Michigan, ND from the Lamb Brothers and renamed the business Michigan Implement.

1969: Vasichek bought out his partner and the business moved from downtown to its current location on US Hwy 2 on the SW corner of Michigan.

1983: James A. "Jay" Vasichek enters the business after graduating from NDSU and working at Tractor & Equipment Company in Williston, ND.

1995: James T. retires and Jay purchases the business from his father.

2006: James R. "Jim" Vasichek enters the business after graduating from UND and working at Choice Financial Group in Grafton, ND.

2010: Michigan Implement purchases Devils Lake Equipment Company in Devils Lake, ND and Lunde Implement Co in Hampden, ND. The business is renamed "Leading Edge Equipment" to reflect the transition to having multiple locations.

2012: Leading Edge Equipment purchases Rosenau Equipment in Carrington, ND. This location was also renamed Leading Edge Equipment.

2018: James R. "Jim" purchases the business from his father, Jay.

Call us today and find out how we can help you find the equipment you've been looking for! We look forward to the opportunity to serve you.