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

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

Ford

Franklin

Fulton

Greene

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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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

Lee

Livingston

Logan

Macon

Macoupin

Madison

Marion

Marshall

Mason

Massac

McDonough

McHenry

McLean

Menard

Mercer

Monroe

Montgomery

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