31st Annual Northern Illinois Farm Show

Published 01/11 2012 06:23PM

Updated 01/12 2012 09:18AM

DeKalb - Thousands of farmers invade the NIU Convocation Center.

Today kicked off the 31st annual Northern Illinois Farm Show.  Farmers got a chance to see the latest in agricultural technology, which includes Agri-Vacs, irrigation, and safety equipment.

Over 250 exhibitors are showcasing their wares to more than 5,000 farmers.  It's such a big event, people travel from Iowa and Wisconsin to attend.

It's free to get in, but there is a $5 parking fee.  Tomorrow is the last day, gates open at 9am.

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