19 Apr '11, 1pm

How to Combat Soil Erosion in the Garden (Vide) #gardening

How to Combat Soil Erosion in the Garden (Vide) #gardening

Sure, soil may not be washing away from our gardens in as dramatic a fashion as from the farms of the corn belt. But there are an awful lot of gardens out there. If each of us took just a little more care with the soil that we are in stewardship of, we might just keep the nutrients we need to keep our gardens healthy. And if we use that experience to learn more about sustainable soil management on a larger scale, maybe we'll remember to put pressure on Government to fix this problem too. Soil's too precious to be treated like dirt

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/how-to-combat-soi...

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