Healthy Soil

HEALTHY SOIL: Is probably the single most important factor contributing to the health of all vegetation. If you do nothing else for your garden than to improve its soil it will be time and money well invested. Lets take a look at some of the components that affect soil health. Soil Texture Soil is comprised of different sizes of mineral particles. The relative amounts of … Continue reading Healthy Soil

Soil pH and it’s Importance

What is pH? The small “p” stands for potential and the capital “H” stands for Hydrogen. It pertains to a soils acidity or alkalinity. In some gardening books you may see soil described as being sweet or sour. Sweet soil means a soil is alkaline where as a sour soil means it is acidic. Why is pH important to plant health? A soils pH is of … Continue reading Soil pH and it’s Importance