Protecting Your Investment In Farmland SM 


 815-872-FARM (3276)

Ray Farm Management Services, Inc. constantly strives to provide the highest quality service to meet client needs and improve farm productivity with: 

  • Professionalism
  • Consistency
  • Confidentiality
  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Open Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Soil Conservation

Services we provide include Professional Farm Management, Farm Management Consulting, Farm Real Estate Sales & Purchases, Farmland Investment Analysis.

Doug Ray - Ray Farm Management Services, Accredited Farm ManagerDouglas D. Ray grew up on a grain and livestock farm in Warren County, Illinois. He has 36+ years of professional farm management experience and member of the Illinois Society and American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers

  • 1984:  Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Economics from the University of Illinois.
  • 1984-1986:  Farm Manager and Accountant for a farmland investment management company in Oak Brook, Illinois.
  • 1986-1999:  Assistant Vice President & Farm Manager for Citizens First National Bank Trust Department.
  • 1992:  Accredited Farm Manager (AFM) designation of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers.
  • 1999:  Received Real Estate Broker's License,  Ray Farm Management Services established.