MEET 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.