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Deere lays off 40 workers in Ottumwa

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Ottumwa (KWWL)-- Deere & Company is laying off workers at its plant in Ottumwa.

40 employees were given notice Tuesday. The cuts take effect April 20th.

The Ottumwa plant manufactures hay and forage equipment.

This comes after Deere announced the elimination of 325 positions at plants in Dubuque and Davenport in March because of the economy.

 

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