MEET A FARMER: ROGER SY

sy_roger_finalMEET ROGER SY

Today our farmer to meet is Newman farmer Roger Sy. He is a 5th generation farmer and serves as the District 12 Director for the Illinois Corn Marketing Board and serves as Secretary on the board. Sy has used conservation methods for over 3 decades. Some of the methods he currently uses are no-till planting and designated buffer strips. He also has taken interest in protecting pollinator habitats. Click the Conservation Story Map below to see what he does on his family farm.

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As Illinois' corn farmers, we're proud to power a sustainable economy through ethanol, livestock and nutritious food. We love agriculture, the land and CornBelters baseball.See http://ilcorn.org or follow us on Twitter, http://twitter.com/ilcorn.
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