Personnel of MGW


Steve Diedrich

Accredited Farm Manager

Steve joined the MGW team in 2005, and currently oversees our farm management division. He has extensive experience in production agriculture as a farm owner and operator, as well as agribusiness experience, having worked for Monsanto's seed production division. Steve and the rest of the MGW team have helped many landowners achieve their farm ownership objectives, optimize returns, and improve the value of their farmland investment.

Steve graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in Agricultural Economics. He is an Accredited Farm Manager (AFM), a designation held by individuals who have achieved the highest level of professionalism and expertise in the industry. He is also a graduate of the Illinois Farm Bureau Agricultural Leaders of Tomorrow (ALOT) program.

Steve and his wife Lori have four grown children.