Before we talk about ways to test your soil PH, I want to explain why.
Testing your ph is essential to a healthy and thriving garden. Most vegetables and fruits grow in a ph of 6.0-7.0. However, some plants like asparagus for example like more base soil, Ph 6.5-7.5. And on the opposite end of the spectrum you have blueberries that love the ph to be right at 5.0 or a little under.
Having the proper ph for your plants allows nutrients to be able to be absorbed by the plant. No matter how much n-p-k and micronutrients are in your soil they can’t be properly absorbed without the correct ph… (Read More)Read More