MAPSS was established in 1973, the Minnesota Association of Professional Soil Scientists (MAPSS) is the only organization representing the professional interests of soil scientists in Minnesota. MAPSS promotes the understanding and wise use of Minnesota's soil resources. Our members consist of professional soil scientists, consultants, researchers, teachers and students, as well as those who just have an interest in soils.
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2020 Cooperative Soil Survey Virtual Conferences
- North Central: Columbia, Missouri – August 11-13, 2020
- Northeast: Blacksburg, Virginia (virtual) – June 22-24, 2020
- South: Fayetteville, Arkansas (virtual) – May 18-21, 2020
- West: Las Cruces, New Mexico (virtual) – July 20-22, 2020
Spring exams scheduled for April have been canceled. That includes PSS and FSS exams. https://mn.gov/aelslagid/index.html
Gustavus Adolphus College hosts the Nobel Conference every year. These conferences are based on a specific topic, this year's being "Living Soil: A Universe Underfoot".
Thank you to all that made the 2019 MAPSS Winter Technical Event a success!
For a summary of the meeting and photos visit our Facebook page. Below is a photo slideshow of the meeting. Pictures are courtesy of Bob Anderson.