Kara Barnes

Director, Grower & Industry Programs
Growing up, Kara Barnes spent time every summer on her grandparents mixed farm in southwest Saskatchewan, and has been involved with agriculture in some form or another ever since. Kara holds a bachelor of science in biological sciences and is currently wrapping up a master’s degree in agriculture and resource economics from the University of Alberta. She spent time interning with Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development before joining Alberta Barley in April 2013.