Why You Should Test Your Soil

Why You Should Test Your Soil

We already know that there are several different ways to test soil. But why is it important to test soil? What benefits do you get from doing it? Here’s why you should test your soil: New Jersey For starers, it’s important to test your soil to better...
New Jersey’s State Soil

New Jersey’s State Soil

Here’s a fun fact that most people don’t know–each state has its own official state soil. In fact, in some states, they share the same level of distinction as state birds and flowers. And New Jersey’s state soil is downer soils. Downer Soil...
Types of Soil Horizons

Types of Soil Horizons

Do you know there are different types of soil horizons? Remember, soil horizons are the layers of soil. They are parallel to the surface of soil. However, it’s the major traits found in each that defines the different types of soil horizons listed by the US...
The Difference Between Mineral and Organic Soils

The Difference Between Mineral and Organic Soils

Do you know all soil contains more than traces of both mineral and organic components? However, most soils are either more mineral or organic. So, how can you tell the difference between mineral and organic soils? Actually, it all comes down to the definition....
Soil Risks and Hazards

Soil Risks and Hazards

So you want to add topsoil to your property to start gardening. That’s great. But before you do, you need to understand some of the potential dangers. In fact, it’s important to fully understand the land any major project is being built. Therefore,...