A jungle of minute creatures are found in healthy soil.
This publication is part of the Living on the Land series. It provides concise information on to ensure you have healthy, productive soil. Topics include cover crops and role that bacteria, fungi, nematodes and worms play in ...
Clay is not as bad as you might think, as long as it has organic material
Plant for spring vegetable garden by making seed-starting medium
Getting a professional analysis measures nutrients and offers recommendations
Laboratory soil tests help you develop your soil and increase crop production by providing information on available nutrient content. Soil testing helps you select the correct kind and amount of fertilizer and liming material. ...
Explains the importance of soil pH to plant growth, shows symptoms of plants growing in soil with high pH, and discusses how to modify soil to help maples, rhododendrons, blueberries, fruit trees, and other acid-loving plants thrive in your garden and landscape.
It's a myth that lawns and gardens in sandy soil need more water than other soils