Anne Bhogal

Anne is a Principal Soil Scientist in ADAS involved in the research and development of policies on soil and nutrient management. She has a particular interest in the impact of organic amendments and cover cropping on soil quality, carbon storage and nutrient cycling, having been involved in the development of the MANNER-NPK model and the formulation of best practice guidelines for the use of digestate and compost in agriculture Recent research includes leading long-term studies investigating the impact of organic manure and crop residue returns on soil quality and carbon storage and looking at ways to maximise the benefits of cover crops. She also led the field experimentation programme of the AHDB Soil Biology and Health Partnership. She is a FACTS (FE/4172) qualified advisor, a Fellow of the British Society of Soil Scientists and an Associate Editor of Soil Use and Management Journal.