In this video Dr Bill Crooks, a Senior Soil Consultant, introduces the importance of soil texture. Soil texture can vary within fields and as such should influence the management decisions made e.g. lime application rates. The video then shows how to assess the texture for each class of soil.
Visit our ‘Soils’ section for a comprehensive suite of information on soil management.
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