InfoAg 2015 Speaker
Randy Barker serves as a Managing Director of Business Development, helping guide FarmLinks innovation of new tools for farmers and their advisors to dramatically increase productivity and profitability of each acre. Drawing on his extensive background in agricultural business and technology, Randys expertise and creativity have been instrumental in identifying new opportunities to bring data analytics and technology to public and private organizations across the food system. Prior to joining FarmLink in 2014, Randy spent nearly 10 years at Monsanto where he served as Global Customer Experience Lead, creating and leading the companys global platforms for Roundup Ready PLUS® Weed Management and Acceleron® Seed Treatment. He previously served as Seed and Traits Business Manager and Vice President of Chemistry for Monsanto Canada. Randy also worked as Business Director for Agricore United, an ag-input retailer. Randy holds a Bachelors degree in Agricultural Economics from Lethbridge University and an MBA from the University of Guelph.