Define amended soil - Knowledgebase Question

Cranbury, Ne
Question by JoyDye24
April 13, 2009
What is amended soil?


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Answer from NGA
April 13, 2009

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Amended soil is simply native soil into which you have incorporated organic matter such as compost, aged manure, etc. Amending the soil prior to planting will help loosen the soil so it drains well and as the amendments decompose they will provide nutrients to the roots of your plants.

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