Allyn Buhrow is a self-employed corn and soybean farmer in Ashton, Ill., farming in partnership with his family and parents. He also operates a seed sales agency, serving growers and landowners in Lee and Ogle counties. Allyn serves on Compeer Financial’s Compensation and Governance, Legislative Affairs, and Young, Beginning, Small Farmer Committees. He also serves on the AgriBank District Farm Credit Council. He has been involved in numerous organizations including the Lee County Farm Bureau, the Lee County Board, Illinois Leadership Committee for Ag Education (ILCAE) and Illinois Agricultural Leadership Program (IALP). Buhrow is a graduate of the University of Illinois.
Allyn and his wife Amy have two children, one son and one daughter who are active in 4-H,
FFA, showing livestock and playing school sports. He has been a Farm Credit member since 2006.
Allyn was elected to the board in 2019, and his current term expires in 2023.