Behlen Manufacturing Corporation
Behlen Manufacturing Co. manufactures farm and ranch equipment in the former Smead building on U.S. Highway 84 in McGregor. Behlen Mfg. Co. was established in 1936, and delivers products nationwide through more than 4,000 farm stores and home centers, including Tractor Supply. The company is headquartered in Columbus, Nebraska. Behlen has regional plants and sales and engineering offices in various parts of the United States, including McGregor, Texas, which opened in 2013. Behlen employs approximately 50 Partners in Progress (employees). The strength of the Behlen entrepreneurial spirit and dedication to industry-leading customer satisfaction will enable us to pursue strategies to add value to our customer base.
Today Behlen consists of three diverse business units, including, Behlen Country, Behlen Building Systems, and International and Diversified Products (Grain Systems, Strip Joining Presses, and Custom Fabrication). BMC Transportation, with a fleet of more than 75 owner operators and an in house dispatching group delivers product throughout the U.S. and Canada. In addition, in 2008 Behlen Mfg. Co. acquired Distefano Technology & Manufacturing, a leading supplier of precision tooling, machined steel components, and custom fabricated metal parts in the Midwest. Most recently, Behlen Mfg. Co. acquired Hilton International Industries, Co. the industry innovator in the precision capacitor winding machine industry.
According to a story in the Waco Tribune-Herald, Behlen’s McGregor location focuses on Behlen Country.
Behlen Country is the largest division of Behlen Mfg. Co., headquartered in Columbus, NE. Behlen Mfg. Co. is a locally-owned company providing quality steel products worldwide. Behlen Country was formed by uniting Big Valley, Horseman’s Choice, Farmaster and Magnum Kennels. In addition, adding Hawkline 3 point implements to our product family, makes Behlen Country the most comprehensive manufacturer of farm and ranch equipment in all of North America.
Plus, with three convenient plant locations and our in-house trucking company, BMC Transportation, we can rapidly supply your retail stores, saving you costly handling and inventory charges.
Behlen Country strives for excellence through teamwork and change to make our customers and employees better off. Always innovative, flawlessly functional and super resilient, Behlen Country epitomizes the best in your land!