Company Milestones

Quick Facts About Cazenovia Equipment's Growth and Milestones…

1959 – A dealer started the John Deere

Dealership in Cazenovia.

1961 – Cazenovia Equipment Company was

incorporated and acquired by Larry Love,

Edison Love & Harold Parker (silent


1973 – Larry relocated the store to Route

20 in the town of Nelson.

1975 – Bob Frazee joined as a business


1976 – Bob married Juli Love.

1988 – A new store was opened in the town

of Chittenango.

1989 – Acquired a John Deere Dealership

(Twin Tier Tractor) in Cortland.

1995 – Larry Love retired from the Business.

1999 – Acquired a John Deere Dealership,

(Andre’s Equipment), with a location in New

Hartford and one in Herkimer.

2002 – Jim and Mike Frazee joined the


2005 – Acquired a John Deere Dealership

(SNB Valley Supply) with locations in

Oneonta and South New Berlin.

2007 – Acquired a John Deere Dealership

(Shannahan’s Tractors) with a location in


2009 – Acquired a John Deere Dealership

(Widrick’s Implements) with locations in

Lowville, Sandy Creek, and Watertown.

2010 – Merged South New Berlin and

Oneonta stores. Expanded and upgraded

Oneonta location to house both operations.

2011 – Merged Herkimer and Clinton

stores. Expanded and upgraded Clinton

location to house both operations.

2011 – August 11, a fire raged through the

main headquarters in the town of Nelson

and destroyed the facility.

2011 – October 14, groundbreaking takes

place for the new headquarters location in

the town of Cazenovia, less than two miles

west of the original location that perished in

the fire.

2012 – April 9, the new headquarters

facility in the town of Cazenovia opened to

the public.

2012 – July, Cazenovia Equipment Company

holds Grand Opening Events at new store in


2019 October, Cazenovia Equipment acquires

LeBerge & Curtis in Canton, NY as the 10th 

CEC location