Beginning Backyard Orchardist: Pre-planting Soil Preparation | Grandpa’s Orchard Blog

You may think you have “rotten” soil, but with a little evaluation and preparation you be successful with almost any soil.

Without proper soil preparation, Grandpa never would have grown apples like these!

When people call up Grandpa and ask for advice, one of the first questions Grandpa asks is “What kind of soil do you have?” Soil scientists have a complicated system for classifying soils. Grandpa even took a college class in soils, but still can’t figure out the classification system.

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