Helen Tuton, a soil scientist, explains how to identify, worth with and improve soil
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It is important to get to know your soil so look below the surface and dig down to where your plant roots would be
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Would you dig a hole in your backyard, throw in your wallet, cover it up and walk away? If the answer is no, read on.
Maribyrnong has generally shallow dark and reddish brown heavy clay soils