Keys to Soil Preparation and Nutrition

To create a successful garden we must consider several important points. Of course selecting an appropriate location based on the plants we intend to grow is a great place to start. For this chapter we will assume we have chosen a proper location, our next consideration is soil. The individual components that make up fertile soil begins with life itself. For the soil must be alive and healthy to allow plants to grow and produce abundant food.

Welcome to your Keys to Soil Preparation and Nutrition

The soil must be

What is the correct description of Humus?

If Humus acts like a sponge, how much water can it hold?

What will help keep your water from evaporating quickly?

Why should you have raised beds?