Anna Cates

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Extension Specialist in Soil Health

S225 Soils Building
1529 Gortner Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55108
United States

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Anna Cates is Minnesota’s first State Soil Health Specialist in the MN Office for Soil Health (MOSH). MOSH is dedicated to improving soil health in Minnesota by working with farmers and conservation professionals. Anna’s research focuses on soil organic matter cycling and storage in a variety of cropping systems. She received a PhD in Agronomy and an MS in Soil Science and Agroecology from University of Wisconsin-Madison.