Soil straight from your backyard just won’t do the job.
If home garden production seemed a bit off this year, your garden soil may need help. Rebuild it with an application of lime or gypsum. Liming garden soils west of the Cascades helps the soil in many ways, said Jan ...
Clay soils are one of the biggest challenges to the home gardener
Coconut dust is a sustainable alternative to peat moss in the garden.
Wood ash has 13 essential minerals that plants need, but don't overdo it.
Adding organic matter is the best way to improve nearly all kinds of soils.
Describes the use of postharvest soil nitrate testing as a tool for assessing nitrogen management in manured cropping systems west of the Cascades. The first section gives general information on the test and is designed for use...
By tapping nutrients from bedrock, red alder trees play a key role in healthy forest ecosystems.