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King Ranch Inc. Bolsters Texas Footprint with New Ag & Turf 25,000-Square-Foot Store in Huntsville, Bringing Jobs and a Broad Range of John Deere Products

Last Updated April 17, 2024

As construction progresses, the new King Ranch Ag & Turf store in Huntsville, Texas, is swiftly nearing completion after nine months of diligent work. Located near Powell Rd & I-45 Frontage Rd, the 25,000-square-foot facility stands as a promising addition to the Huntsville community. Its impending opening marks a significant milestone, poised to enrich the local economy and provide residents with access to a diverse range of agricultural products and services.

The forthcoming store is poised to become a cornerstone of the Huntsville community, offering a comprehensive selection of John Deere products and services. With its strategic location and commitment to excellence, the King Ranch Ag & Turf store is primed to serve as a vital resource for agricultural enthusiasts and professionals alike in the East Texas region.

Last Updated July 13, 2023

HUNTSVILLE, TEXAS – Renowned agricultural company, King Ranch, Inc., appears to be moving forward with its plans for growth in East Texas. Following an initial announcement in early March 2022 that unveiled plans for a new King Ranch Ag & Turf 25,000-square-foot store in Huntsville, there have been developments over the summer of 2023. A signpost near Powell Rd & I-45 Frontage Rd in Huntsville indicates the imminent arrival of King Ranch in the locale. Hello Huntsville is closely monitoring the situation for more details and will share updates as they unfold.

This expansion in Huntsville, along with another in Livingston, represents the company’s commitment to investing in the local communities of East Texas, and will also result in the creation of up to 15 new jobs. Roles will range from sales to mechanics and administrative staff.

The upcoming Huntsville store will carry the complete range of John Deere products, with offerings that span from garden and lawn equipment to small and mid-sized tractors and hay balers. A full-service repair shop and parts section will also be included on-site. Notably, the store will provide same-day pickup for King Ranch Turfgrass, with six types of turfgrass available.

Lance Hancock, Vice President of Retail Operations for King Ranch, Inc., expressed the company’s dedication to the communities in East Texas in the intial realease in 2022. “When we first expanded to Jasper, we pledged to invest in the East Texas community. These additional locations in Huntsville and Livingston serve as further fulfillment of that promise,” stated Hancock.

These developments align with King Ranch Ag & Turf’s strategic vision to broaden its product line and geographic footprint while upholding its commitment to excellent customer service across Texas. The investment highlights King Ranch’s commitment to the future of the agricultural industry, solidifying its enduring partnership with John Deere.

King Ranch, Inc., known for its cattle breeding, wildlife management, and the production of various agricultural commodities, has a rich history dating back to 1853. Its Ag & Turf division, founded as Robstown Hardware Company in 1913, now operates in three locations – Robstown, Corpus Christi, and Jasper, Texas.

Furthermore, King Ranch Turfgrass is the largest grower and provider of turfgrass in Texas, boasting 22 stores and farms throughout the state. This expansion underscores the company’s unwavering commitment to continue providing quality products and services to its diverse clientele.

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Original press relase from King Ranch, Inc. in March 2022

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