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Meet Our Farm Management Team

Trusted, proven and award-winning agriculture professionals lead Busey’s Farm Management team.

With over 100 years of combined experience, the team offers the insight and knowledge that farmers throughout Illinois and Indiana have come to rely on. With offices in Champaign, Decatur, LeRoy and Edwardsville, learn more about the Busey Farm Managers in your area.

Illinois: LeRoy

301 E. Cedar St., PO Box 107 | LeRoy, IL 61752 | P: 309.962.2901 | Fax: 309.962.6026
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Steve Myers
Managing Real Estate Broker
Farm Manager
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Jacob Quaid

Real Estate Broker
Farm Manager

Illinois: Champaign

3002 W. Windsor Rd. | Champaign, IL 61822 | Phone: 217.353.7101 | Fax: 217.351.2848

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Hans Carmien
Real Estate Broker
Farm Manager

Illinois: Decatur

259 E. South Park | Decatur, IL 62523 | Phone: 217.425.8340 | Fax: 217.362.2724

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Corey Zelhart
Real Estate Broker
Farm Manager

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Alex Rhoda
Real Estate Broker
Farm Manager

In addition to service on numerous councils and advisory boards, our team includes:

  • Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, licensed through the State of Illinois, the most intensive certification to achieve, requiring more training hours and experience than a basic residential appraiser.
  • Accredited Farm Manager, earned through ASPFMRA, for farm managers who demonstrate the ‘highest level of professionalism and education in the industry.’
  • Certified Crop Advisor, earned through the American Society of Agronomy, an accreditation designed to ‘provide a benchmark for practicing agronomy professionals.’
  • National Organic Program certification, through the United States Department of Agriculture
  • Real Estate Brokers, licensed through the State of Illinois
  • Remote Pilot License for commercial drone operation, through the Federal Aviation Administration
  • 2008’s Professional Farm Manager of the Year, awarded by the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers
  • Outstanding Conservationist of the Year for 2011, awarded by the McLean County Chamber of Commerce
  • American Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers members (ASPFMRA)
  • Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers members (ISPFMRA)
With roots that trace back more than 145 years, our professional farm managers are entrusted to care and maximize value for landowners controlling a combined 90,000+ acres of prime farmland in Illinois. Whether you want to capitalize on your current assets or purchase additional acres, Busey promises to give you expert advice to help you maximize your farmland investment and help make your farmland work for you.

Contact us today to list your farm for sale or find the farmland you want!