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Improving Soil on a Small Farm - Small Farms - About.com
Learn about the different soil types,how to tell what type of soil you have,and the basics of amending your soil to produce delicious, high-yield crops.
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Prepare Your Soil (Tillage Methods on a Small Farm) - Small Farms
Double digging is an effective method of improving soil in the garden with simply a spade and a lot of hard work. To double-dig, you begin by spreading compost ...
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How to Prepare the Land for Farming - Small Farms - About.com
Before you start plowing up sod, it's important to know what kind of soil you are working with, so you can improve it and amend it as needed for growing the best  ...
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Understanding and Improving Clay Soil
Bulbs tend to rot over the winter in clay soils. With a bit of background about clay, and a strategy for improving your soil structure, you'll be able to grow flowers ...
http://organicgardening.about.com/od/soil/a/improveclaysoil.htm
Improving Soil for Roses - Gardening - About.com
Roses are a long term proposition. It pays to start them off with the right soil at planting time. Here's how to make your soil perfect for roses.
http://gardening.about.com/od/rose1/fl/Soil-for-Roses.htm
Improve Clay Soil in the Flower Garden - Flowers - About.com
There are several ways to improve clay soil in the flower garden, but as they say, when you have lemons, make lemonade: you should also plant flowers that are ...
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Improving Your Soil - Organic Gardening - About.com
Soil is the most important part of your organic garden. Here are articles to help you learn more about how to keep your soil healthy, and how to improve problem  ...
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Improving Garden Soil Acidity Methods
If a soil test has indicated that you have acidic soil in your garden, there are a couple of things you can do to start improving your soil and increase the pH. Ads.
http://organicgardening.about.com/od/soil/a/How-To-Improve-Acidic-Soil-In-Your-Garden.htm
Garden Fertilizers - Learn How to Improve Your Soil - Landscaping
Garden fertilizers are just one aspect of the subject of improving soil. Nutrients won't be as accessible to a plant if the soil pH is wrong for it. Drainage is another  ...
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Amending Your Garden Soil to Make It Better - Gardening - About.com
What is good soil and how do you know if your garden has it? Here's some advice on accessing its texture and the nutrients in it, as well as how to make it even ...
http://gardening.about.com/od/gardenprimer/a/Amending_Soil.htm
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