Soils in sustainable gardening
Start: Wednesday, November 7, 2012
University of Richmond , VA 23173
In this class you will discuss the science of soil. Understanding soil structure will help to maximize your woody plant's growth, longevity and overallhealth. In an urban setting preserving the health of a tree becomes even more important as our environment is affected by global changes. Discuss how to alleviate over-compaction and damage to the soil food web. Students will learn how to test soil and amend for proper ph and nutrients.