Adjusting Soil pH

The results of a soil pH test will indicate how acid or alkaline your soil is. Organic soil amendments are the best way to adjust soil pH. Adjusting soil pH is not […]

Understanding Soil pH

Soil pH is the measure of the relative amount of soil acidity or alkalinity. A soil’s acidity or alkalinity can influence the availability of elements or mineral nutrients in the soil that […]

How to Test Your Soil

A soil test will tell you if the soil in your garden is rich or poor. Plants depend upon soil nutrients and moisture for growth. If the soil in your garden lacks […]

Plant Nutrients

Sixteen chemical elements are necessary for plant growth. Three are non-mineral elements that come from air and water; thirteen are mineral elements that come from the soil. All of these elements are […]