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Chris B. Barron is the Director of Operations and President of Carson and Barron Farms, Inc. which is located in Rowley, Iowa, the northeast area of the state. Chris graduated from the University of Dubuque in 1992 with a degree in Communications. In 1992, Chris, along with his brother-in-law took over their Pioneer Sales agency which had been run by his father for the past 22 years. Today the Pioneer agency is still an integral part of their operation. Chris is a Certified Crop Advisor and has over 18 years of experience working with and understanding customer needs while at
Chris B. Barron is the Director of Operations and President of Carson and Barron Farms, Inc. which is located in Rowley, Iowa, the northeast area of the state. Chris graduated from the University of Dubuque in 1992 with a degree in Communications. In 1992, Chris, along with his brother-in-law took over their Pioneer Sales agency which had been run by his father for the past 22 years. Today the Pioneer agency is still an integral part of their operation. Chris is a Certified Crop Advisor and has over 18 years of experience working with and understanding customer needs while at

Articles By Chris Barron

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Nov 14, 2019

Chris Barron: Reset Your Team’s Trajectory

Get a second, fifth or 10th set of eyes on your business with a strategic resource team.
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Oct 22, 2019

Chris Barron: Build A Farm Dream Team

By surrounding your business with the right people, you can make profitable decisions.
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Sep 19, 2019

More Eyes, Better Strategy

One common denominator of those who are the most successful correlates with the best human resources surrounding them.
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Sep 16, 2019

Ready for a Long, Wet Corn Harvest?

A challenging spring and growing season could easily lead to some major harvest challenges and headaches this fall.
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Aug 02, 2019

Chris Barron; Margin Targets Help Unscramble Confusion

Instead of establishing a price target consider establishing a margin target.
Apr 05, 2019

7 Ways To Make Your Money Grow

What specific things are you doing to make your money grow this spring?
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Apr 05, 2019

7 Ways To Make Your Money Grow

What specific things are you doing to make your money grow this spring?
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Mar 01, 2019

Labor Challenges Business Opportunities

If labor is a challenge for your farm business, there might be a couple of places to begin your journey toward improvement.
Jan 22, 2019

Crop Cents for the Bottom Line

With 2019 before us, make strategic planning opportunities to improve the bottom line a priority.