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Welcome to the Pioneer Equipment Dealers Association! Pioneer EDA is the trade association for over 350 franchised farm equipment dealers across the state of Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. We invite you to browse through our site to find out more about Pioneer EDA and how membership in our association can benefit you.

Mike Scharber Named Pioneer EDA Chairman of the Board During a Successful and Well-Attended Inaugural Convention!

Mike Scharber, Minnesota Equipment, Rogers, MN, was named Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Pioneer Equipment Dealers Association during a successful and well-attended convention in Fargo on November 11-12. A former member of the MN-SD Equipment Dealers Association Board of Directors, Mike had served as Vice Chairman of the newly-formed Pioneer EDA since its launch on April 1, 2019. David Anfinson, Border Plains Equipment, Williston, ND, was elected Pioneer EDA Vice Chairman. Both officers will begin their terms on January 1, 2020. Watch for more convention information coming soon in a special supplement to the Pioneer Insight newsletter!

The dawn of the Pioneer Equipment Dealers Association is an exciting moment for our dealers and our industry! Click HERE for answers to a few of the questions you may have as we begin this journey together.

The North Dakota Implement Dealers Association (NDIDA) and the Minnesota-South Dakota Equipment Dealers Association (MSDEDA) will undergo a historic merger to form a new organization known as the Pioneer Equipment Dealers Association. The announcement was made January 23 by NDIDA Chairman Jamie Melgaard, Minot, and MSDEDA Chairman Corey Marzolf, Spring Valley, MN. Members of both NDIDA and MSDEDA are optimistic that the formation of the Pioneer Equipment Dealers Association holds vast potential to enhance dealer benefits across the tri-state region. Details are included in the official merger announcement letter linked HERE. Watch for more information as our exciting and powerful new farm and construction equipment dealer association takes shape over the coming months! Contact Matthew Larsgaard or any member of our Board of Directors (see sidebar) for more information.

Click here to find out what happened at our 2018 NDIDA Convention, and enjoy photos of the fun!

ASI Promo recently revealed a new name and a fresh new look as it announced it's rebranding to PIONEER PROMO! The promotional products company is a subsidiary of the North Dakota Automobile & Implement Dealers Associations. It was formed in 1986 as a promotional products source for auto and implement dealers in North Dakota. Since then it has steadily grown to become a trusted promotional advertising resource for many companies in various industries around the country, and it was time to capture ASIís expansion into new products and new territories with a new brand! The name PIONEER PROMO symbolizes the fact that our company is committed to boldly exploring new horizons, new products, and new markets. We are "pioneering" new ways of helping our dealers and other businesses build their own brand recognition and their own success. In doing so, Pioneer Promoís ultimate goal is to provide a strong, healthy foundation for the operations of our dealer associations. We urge our dealer AND associate members to keep Pioneer Promo in mind as youíre considering your promotional product needs. Visit www.pioneerpromo.com today!