Wilbur-Ellis Company, a recognized leader in the distribution and marketing of plant protection, seed and nutritional products, announced it has acquired the assets of Mott Grain, located in Mott, N.D.  The acquisition broadens Wilbur-Ellis’ footprint in Southwest North Dakota and will complement the company’s aerial application business. 

“Wilbur-Ellis sets a high standard for acquiring profitable businesses with people who have a work ethic similar to ours, which is exactly what we saw in Mott Grain.  They have been a Wilbur-Ellis customer for many years so we know they are an excellent, and capable organization,” said Troy W. Johnson, vice president of Wilbur-Ellis’ Midwest Operations. “The acquisition complements our growth plan as we are committed to expanding our grower base and aerial application business in North Dakota.”

Mott Grain has a history of purchasing seed, fertilizers, plant protection, and other branded products from Wilbur-Ellis. The company has also utilized Wilbur-Ellis’ aerial application services. 

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