Spirit Lake, Iowa (November 12, 2021) — C & B Operations, LLC, a family-owned business that operates 37 John Deere dealerships in South Dakota, Minnesota, Montana, Wyoming, Iowa, and Idaho is excited to announce the acquisition of Okoboji Indian and Okoboji Motorsports in Spirit Lake, Iowa, through a new division called C & B Powersports, LLC. The change is effective immediately.

Okoboji Motorsports offered Polaris off-road vehicles (i.e.: RZR®, Ranger®, General®, and Sportsman®), Polaris Snowmobiles, Sling-shot, and Genuine Scooters. Okoboji Indian exclusively offers the entire lineup of Indian Motorcycles. C & B Powersports will continue to offer all these products and will be adding John Deere compact tractors, lawn mowers, ZTrak mowers (zero-turn mowers), Gator® UTV’s, compact tractors and utility tractors.

With the acquisition, Okoboji Motorsports and Okoboji Indian will be undergoing a name change in 2022 to be C & B Powersports. The new name reflects the mission of C & B which is to exceed customers’ expectations by providing the highest quality products, parts, accessories, and customer support. To create an environment that provides all our employees the opportunity to grow and contribute to the long-term success of our business. To continually focus on sound business management to ensure our continued presence in rural America for our customers and communities in which they live.

“We are very excited about our new partnership with Polaris and Indian as we continue to bring brands with the highest levels of quality to our customers. We also believe that bringing John Deere Turf and Utility products to the Spirit Lake area demonstrates C & B’s commitment to that strategy. Please come and check out the store.” said C & B’s Chairman and CEO, Peter Burwell.

About C & B Operations, LLC

C & B Operations, LLC is a privately held John Deere Dealership group that has 37 locations represented across six states, including Minnesota, South Dakota, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, and Iowa. C & B started in 1988 with one store and is based in Gettysburg, South Dakota. Today, C & B is a leading supplier of large agricultural equipment, small agricultural equipment, as well as a leader in promoting precision agriculture. For more information visit www.deerequipment.com.