Deere & Co. of Moline, Ill., has acquired T-Systems International Inc. of San Diego as part of an ongoing effort to expand the company's John Deere Water Technologies operation.



"T-Systems International is a highly regarded global company with premier products, experienced talent, strong distribution and established operations in key agricultural irrigation markets," says Michael McGrady, president of John Deere Water Technologies. "The addition of T-Systems expands John Deere Water Technologies' manufacturing footprint to three countries with marketing in over 60."



Established in 1977, T-Systems International manufactures and sells products for agricultural, nursery, landscape, mining and greenhouse applications, with manufacturing facilities in Australia, France and the United States.



John Deere Water Technologies is a manufacturer of high performance plastic micro and drip irrigation products for the agricultural, nursery, landscape, and greenhouse markets headquartered in San Marcos, Calif.



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