What Weeds Tell You About Your Soil


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Weeds are valuable sources of information about what's actually happening in your soil. Learn what they can tell you about soil quality in today's show. Dr. Mark Merriwether Vorderbruggen is a forager, permaculturist, and a formulation chemist for consumer products like Workman's Friend.

Types of Soils:

  • Nutrient-poor
  • Acidic
  • Basic
  • Compacted
  • Sandy
  • Clay
  • Nutrient-rich

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