March 08, 2021

C-FAR holds annual meeting

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The Illinois Council on Food and Agricultural Research held its annual meeting on Feb. 9 telephonically.

The board voted to continue to support the Illinois Ag Legislative Day and the Illinois State Fair — should it occur.

Affirmed as the three board members and their offices at the annual meeting were: Chair Susan Adams, Atlanta, representing the Illinois Corn Growers Association; Vice Chair Gary Speckhart, Quincy, representing the Illinois Farm Bureau; and Secretary/Treasurer Ross Prough, Greenfield, representing the Illinois Soybean Association.

Mary Auth will continue to serve as C-FAR program manager.

Any correspondence to C-FAR can be sent to 2532 Windward Blvd., Champaign IL 61821 or by calling 217-351-6373. For more information, contact Auth at