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The Future of Farming in DeKalb County: Dairy Farming

As told by Sycamore High School
DeKalb County, Illinois

Story Narrative:

Bill Lanschow and Bill Deutsch discuss how changes to breeding and genetics in dairy farming have impacted the industry in the past few decades. The traditional dairy industry is also being challenged by urbanization and an influx of other types of milks in the market. DeKalb County History Center supported the production of this story by Sycamore High School students Alex Umekubo, Tori Kenny-Gates, Allie Drake and Jessie Mantzke.

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