Enrich the Soil

Story Title: Enrich the Soil
Episode: Seven
TX Date: 7th May 2011
Presenter: Trevor Cochrane

Want to know the secrets behind garden success? Trevor fills you in on how to maintain healthy soils for all seasons.

Tips and Facts

  • Compost is a good source of organic matter. It can be used throughout your lawn and garden to enrich your soil.
  • A cost effective way to improve your soil organically is by using your own composted food scraps and grass clippings.
  • One of the best ways to improve your soil is to add plenty of compost or other organic matter throughout the entire garden bed before planting.
  • Air and water are essential elements that transport nutrients to plants and carry away waste. Together, they make up half the volume of healthy soil.

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