DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association has dedicated nine historical markers to recognize achievements in agriculture through the Illinois State Historical Society historical marker program. 

1.  First DEKALB Brand Hybrid Corn Breeding Plot  September 8, 2014

 

2.  DeKalb County Farm Bureau  September 29, 2014

3.  William Eckhardt First Farm Advisor  October 11, 2014

4.  Marsh Harvester  June 13, 2015

5.  DEKALB® Winged Ear Logo  September 16, 2015

6.                                                  September 12, 2016

7.                                                    June 17, 2017

8.  DEKALB Swine Breeders​  September 11, 2017

9.                                                September 11, 2018

Historical Markers of DeKalb County

A self-guided tour booklet of 29 historical markers in DeKalb County.  

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DeKalb County Historical Markers

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Mission statement: Leveraging our agricultural heritage in northern Illinois to cultivate innovators.

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