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Home Soil Testing: Taking a Sample
Charles Mitchell
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Pages / Length: 2
Publication Date: 12/10/2003

Every square foot of soil can differ, so it’s important to take a composite sample of 15 to 20 sections of your lawn or garden to get accurate soil test results. This publication contains detailed written and pictorial instructions for cultivating and preparing a sample for testing, including where to send your sample for testing.


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