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  • All About Soil – Part 5 Using soil tests to improve horse pastures

    In this All About Soil series, we have been ‘digging deeper into soils’ and explored what soils are, how soil is formed, the different types of soil (Part 1) and how they sustain life through the soil-food-web (Part 2).  We learned about sampling and DIY home soil tests (Part 3),

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  • All About Soil – Part 4 Lab soil tests

    In this Part Four, we will continue with soil laboratory tests and how to interpret these results.

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  • All About Soil – Part 3 DIY soil tests

    In this Equine Permaculture series, we ‘dig deeper into soils’ and, to date, we have explored what soils are, how soil is formed, the different types of soil and how they sustain life through the soil-food-web. If you missed those articles, you can find them by clicking on Part 1

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  • All About Soil – Part 2 Soil Food Web

    Soils are complex mixtures of minerals, water, air, organic matter, and numerous micro and macro-organisms that are the decaying remains of once-living things. It forms at the surface of land – it is the “skin of the earth.” Soil is capable of supporting plant life and is vital to life

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  • All About Soil – Part 1 Facts about soil

    In this brand new Equine Permaculture series, we will ‘dig deeper into soils’ and explore what soils are, how soil is formed, the different types of soil and how they sustain life through the soil-food-web. Furthermore, we will discuss the importance of soil tests, in the lab and DIY, interpreting

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