You may also visit our website at ILAgLetsGrow.org ILLINOIS FARMS ARE FAMILY FARMS IN 2017, ILLINOIS RANKED IN THE NATION IN SOYBEAN PRODUCTION, #2 IN CORN PRODUCTION, AND #4 IN PORK PRODUCTION. OVERALL, ILLINOIS RANKS #7 NATIONALLY IN THE VALUE OF PRODUCTION FOR ALL CROPS AND LIVESTOCK.1 LET S GROW ILLINOIS AGRICULTURE 2 1  USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service https://www.nass.usda.gov/Statistics_by_State/Illinois/Publications/Annual_Statistical_ Bulletin/2017/2017-IL-Annual-Bulletin-Entire-Report.pdf