Deere announces 163 layoffs

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Deere and Company employees at two Quad Cities locations will soon be on indefinite layoff.

Global Public Relations Director Ken Golden says 50 Harvester Works employees and 113 Davenport Works employees are impacted.

The Harvester Works layoff goes into effect October 28.

The Davenport Works layoff goes into effect November 18.

Golden blames the layoff on decreased customer demand.

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