Michael Sohocki wrote:Redhawk,
...how do you know how MUCH clay?
And whether what you're doing is working? Is there a mason jar-type test for this, where you can measure the absorption speed/volume, then calculate pounds of clay per foot of surface of x material?
It seems someone would have come up with a model for this. It would sure be a useful step for a lot of people to circumvent the costs of a laboratory.
Wayne Mackenzie wrote:...I’m now having success with trees that I would have never thought of using for pioneers in my sandy desert soil without irrigation.
Cristo Balete wrote:I've had the best luck with trench hugelculture,.
John Saltveit wrote:Great ideas, people. Also think about pomegranates, apricots, and all kinds of fruit bearing palms when your soil is ready.
Seems my wife is probably not going to stay.