ACTIVATOR is a grassroots member-driven outlet comprised of two separate Political Involvement Funds created in 1985 to implement political activities on the state and federal levels. Through ACTIVATOR, members have the ability to build relationships with elected officials. This is crucial to safeguarding agricultural interests in Illinois. 


  • Encourage good government
  • Head off Burdensome legislation
  • Increase personal involvement in the political process
  • Respond to farmers' positions and the changing political climate
  • Build meaningful relationships with elected officials and candidates

 Our Candidates:

  • Understand our issues
  • Fight for our priorities
  • Work with our members to develop sound public policies
  • Run for either Illinois House, Illinois Senate or U.S. House