The Melroe Co. has acquired E-Z Implements, Jordan, Minn., a developer of landscape and gardening attachments for skid-steer loaders. The product line includes several models of specialty digging and grading attachments, and three- and four-blade tree spades.

Melroe, Fargo, N.D., a business unit of Ingersoll-Rand, will offer the new line under the Bobcat and Palm Attachment brand names.