United Auto Workers (UAW) approved a six-year contract covering 10,000 John Deere employees across 12 factories in Illinois, Iowa and Kansas, reports WQAD8.
The 17-page contract includes the following new conditions:
- An agreement that no plants will close;
- Union workers will get increased paid-time off;
- Pension improvements;
- 89 paid holidays over the six; and
- A $3,500 bonus.