Grain Warehouses / AG Coops

Grain elevatorThis area of the Department of Agriculture licenses grain dealers and grain warehouses and examines the books and records of each at least once annually, checking for compliance with the Illinois Grain Code. The Bureau registers agricultural cooperatives and specialty farm product buyers.

Administration of the Illinois Grain Insurance Fund, which offers protection to producers and grain depositors against financial losses in the event of a grain dealer and/or grain warehouse failure, is also a Bureau responsibility.

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Forms for Warehouses, Grain Dealers and Agricultural Cooperatives