Clay is a fine-grained natural rock or soil material that combines one or more clay
minerals with traces of metal oxides and organic matter. Clays are plastic due ...
Most of us are not blessed with a choice of soil. We're stuck with what we've got.
And it seems like wherever I move, I get stuck with clay. By comparison to the ...
Working With Clay Soil Bookmark and Share Clay soils are sometimes referred to
as heavy soils and sandy soils are called light. To be classified as clay soil, ...
If your garden has heavy clay soil, you know what a challenge it can pose to
plants, not to mention gardeners. Heavy clay drains slowly, meaning it stays ...
Feb 10, 2015 ... ... the Miracle-Gro in the world, but it won't mean a thing if you have clay heavy
soil. Get information on how to improve clay soil from this article.
Our heavy, sticky, clay soil needs organic matter, and lots of it, to become good ...
Adding organic soil amendments to the soil lightens soil texture, discourages ...
While changing a soil's basic texture is very difficult, you can improve its structure
--making clay more porous, sand more water retentive--by adding amendments.
Clay soil can be extremely frustrating to work with, and few plants will thrive in it.
By following a few steps, and putting in some manual labor, you can improve ...
Sep 21, 2012 ... JUST WANTED TO MAKE A QUICK VIDEO ON SOME OPTIONS WHEN IT
COMES TO AMENDING HARD, THICK, CLAY SOILS TO ALLOW ...
Puyallup Research and Extension Center, Washington State University. The Myth
of Soil Amendments Part II: "If you have a clay soil, add sand to improve its ...