Tree Buffers Across IL

Tree buffers are just one of the current best management practices that pig farmers are embracing to benefit the environment. A buffer is an area of trees that are strategically placed to provide a wind break, recycle clean air, and provide curb appeal to a landscape. Click on the highlighted counties below to see some examples of tree buffers across the state of Illinois. 

Adams

High Power Pork Buffer

High Power Pork implemented a tree buffer on this pig farm in Adams

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Alexander

Bond

Boone

Brown

Bureau

Calhoun

Carroll

Preston Buffer

The Preston Family implemented a tree buffer on their pig farm in

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Cass

Champaign

Christian

Clark

Clay

Clinton

Coles

Cook

Crawford

Cumberland

Will Buffer

The Will's implemented a tree buffer on their pig farm in Cumberland County.

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Walk Buffer

The Walk's implemented a tree buffer on their pig farm in Cumberland County.

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DeKalb

DeWitt

Douglas

DuPage

Edgar

Edwards

Effingham

Fayette

Bear Grove Sow Farm Buffer

The Bear Grove Sow Farm implemented a tree buffer in Fayette County.

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Ford

Franklin

Fulton

Greene

Schutz buffer

The Schutz Family implemented a tree buffer on their pig farm in

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Grundy

Hamilton

Hancock

Hardin

Henderson

Henry

Wildermuth Buffer

The Wildermuth's implemented a tree buffer shortly after building a wean-to-finish pig barn

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Swanson Buffer

The Swanson Family implemented a tree buffer on their pig farm in

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Iroquois

Jackson

Jasper

Jefferson

Jersey

Jo Daviess

Johnson

Kane

Kankakee

Kendall

Knox

LaSalle

Hagenbuch Buffer

The Hagenbuch's implemented a tree buffer in LaSalleCounty.

They were a

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Lake

Lawrence

Young Tree Buffer

Young Farms plan to implement a tree buffer at their pig farm this fall in …

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Lee

Livingston

Logan

Macon

Macoupin

Madison

Marion

Marshall

Mason

Massac

McDonough

McHenry

McLean

Menard

Mercer

Monroe

Montgomery

Dunkirk Buffer

The Dunkirk Family implemented a tree buffer on their pig farm in

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Weitekamp Buffer

The Weitekamp Family implemented a tree buffer on their pig farm in

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Morgan

Moultrie

Ogle

Peoria

Perry

Piatt

Pike

Pope

Pulaski

Putnam

Brown Buffer

The Brown's implemented a tree buffer on two sides of their pig barns

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Randolph

Richland

Rock Island

Saline

Sangamon

Young Buffer

The Young's implemented a tree buffer in Sangamon County. They recently planted 105 Austrees and

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Schuyler

Scott

Shelby

St. Clair

Stark

Stephenson

Tazewell

Union

Vermilion

Clark Buffer

The Clark's implemented a tree buffer on their pig farm in Vermilion County.

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Wabash

Warren

Washington

Wayne

White

Whiteside

Will

Williamson

Winnebago

Woodford

Gallatin