Big R Farm & Home was started in 1965 under the name Rural King Supply by George Jones in Olney, IL. Later expanding to Mt. Carmel, IL in 1978, Robinson, IL in 1982, Salem, IL in 1986, Highland, IL in 1990, and Swansea, IL in 2010. In 2022, our company ventured outside Illinois to Cookeville, TN where we opened our 7th store, under our brand-new logo and name, Big R Farm & Home.

Big R Farm & Home is also a member of Mid-States Distributing Company of Fort Worth, TX. Mid-States currently has 36 members, with approximately 700 store locations in 33 states and 5 Canadian provinces.

Big R Farm & Home is still owned and operated by the Jones family. They would like to invite you in to see what Big R Farm & Home has to offer.