Steve Johnson

Dr. Steve Johnson will be at the Knox Agri Center on Tuesday, November 16 at 7PM to present a marketing seminar titled “Managing Crop Price & Input Cost Volatility”. Topics will include crop supply/demand & price outlook, estimating ’22 crop costs, and strategies for managing profit margin risks. Masks will be required when social distancing cannot happen. To reserve your seat, please call the Knox County Farm Bureau at 309-342-2036 or Click Here 


Farmland Assessment Meetings

Representative Dan Swanson is partnering with the Knox, Bureau, and Henry County Farm Bureaus to host a farmland assessment meeting in each of the three counties. The purpose of these meetings is to discuss ongoing increases in the assessed value of farmland. The meetings will be held on Monday, November 29 at:

  • 8:30 a.m. - 10:30a.m. at Carl Sandburg College Auditorium - 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd., Galesburg
  • 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Lavender Crest Winery - 5401 US Highway 6, Colona
  • 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Bureau County Metro Center - 837 Park Ave West, Princeton

The presentations, given by Brenda Matherly, Directior of the Local Government with Illinois Farm Bureau, will give you a better understanding on how farmland assessments are calculated and the long-term impact on those values. 

To accommodate seating and materials please pre-register with the Knox County Farm Bureau (309) 342-2036, Bureau County Farm Bureau (815) 875-6468 or Henry County Farm Bureau (309) 937-2411.


Knox County Farm Bureau Annual Holiday Cheese Sale

It's that time of year again! The Knox County Farm Bureau will be holding its Annual Holiday Cheese Sale. Orders are due by December 3, 2021. To download an order form Click Here.