Ann Krause

20240513 AnnKrauseSenior Cover Crop Business Coordinator


Ann Krause joined the Practical Farmers of Iowa staff in May 2024 as the senior cover crop business coordinator. In this role, Ann oversees the Cover Crop Business Accelerator program and works to ensure the ongoing success of its participants.

Ann grew up on a farm in rural Pottawattamie County, Iowa, and travels back from time to time to enjoy the rolling hills of western Iowa. After earning her bachelor’s degree in finance from Iowa State University, Ann settled in Slater, Iowa, where she currently farms alongside her husband and children. She is passionate about helping farmers grow their business and is excited to bring this enthusiasm to PFI programs.

In her spare time, Ann volunteers for several community organizations and enjoys gardening, campfires and traveling.