Nick Harre raises corn, soybeans, wheat, and a variety of forages on his 5th generation dairy and grain farm. He and his wife, Andrea, reside in Nashville, Illinois along with sons Declan and Lane. Nick studied plant and soil science at Southern Illinois University before earning his doctorate in weed science from Purdue University in 2017 and remained a Visiting Scholar at the university until 2022. He is a district director for the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) and sits on the ISA Soybean Production Committee. Harre represents soybean producer interests as a director of the North Central Soybean Research Program (NCSRP) and by serving on the Ag Advisory Committee for U.S. Congresswoman Mary Miller.