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importance of soil living organisms

  What are soil living organisms Soil living organisms refers to plant and animals which inhabit the soil   The types of soil organisms present in the soil varies and depending on the type of soil that is questioned.. all these organisms that are present in the soil known as soil organisms off all living […]

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properties of sandy soil and how to recognise sandy soil

  What is sandy soil How to recognize sandy soilSandy soil is a type of soil that has land soil particles loosely joined togethersandy soil is is Coarse and gritty in nature what this means is that when you take a sandy soil sample in your hand you always feel the soil particles very bigso […]

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how to improve the nutrient capacity of sandy soil

Methods of improving sandy soil for crop cultivation Like what sandy soil is it is simply is simply a type of soil that is loosely packed together with high rates of leaching and heat loss and can easily be washed away by erosion   Sandy soil can be improved upon through the methods I am […]

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how to recognise clay soil and its properties

  What is clay soil and the properties of clay soil The definition of clay soilClay soil is is a situation where in the sample of soil has more proportion of clay than the rest of soil typeSo a soil is said to be clayey if the proportion of clay in a sample of soil […]

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loamy soil and it’s properties

  What is loamy soil and its properties Loamy soil is a mixture of sand and clay particles with high proportion of organic matter. Loamy soil is more fertile than either clay or sandy soil   Whenever is soil type is described as sandy loamy soil it means that the proportion of sand is high […]

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how the study of soil profile improves agriculture

  Agricultural importance of soil profile Definition of soil profile soilprofile is defined as the vertical section of the soil showing series of horizontal layers of different types of soil.. horizontal layers in soil profile are called HorizonA soil profile in an area of the humid tropics such as the forest zones may have about […]

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Agricultural importance of soil texture

  What is soil texture? Definition of soil texture? Soil texture refers to the relative proportion of the various particles of soil.In other words it refers to the degree of fineness or correctness of the various soil particles present in a given sample of soil the particles that make up a soil sample include gravel […]