Kevin Heikes

Kevin Heikes

Kevin Heikes is the Co-Founder of, an advisory firm dedicated to helping clients solve problems in Agriculture related to technology strategy, product commercialization and digital system design. His focus and expertise are in the implementation of ideas in the agricultural ecosystem.

Kevin has worked with several start-ups, including FarmLink, where he served as Vice President of Product for two years. In addition to developing product roadmap pipelines, he also focused on business development between Agribusiness and growers.

Before joining FarmLink, Kevin helped to build Farms Technology, an agtech startup which was a cash grain trading platform. In 2012, when the company was acquired by DuPont Pioneer, Kevin was responsible for integration into the DuPont Pioneer business as well as product migration to DTN.

Prior roles include: Vice President of Technology and Operations for the American Royal, Systems Analyst at Sprint PCS and Business Analyst at He is actively involved in the AFA (Agriculture Future of America) organization. In 2015, Kevin was a recipient of the esteemed Kansas City Business Journal NextGen award. Additionally, Kevin writes, speaks and blogs about intentional living using technology and process implementation. You can find his work at

Kevin holds a Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness from Colorado State University and a Master of Agribusiness from Kansas State University. He was raised on a cattle operation in southern Colorado.