organic matter

How does the Solvita® soil health test compare with traditional soil tests?

The Solvita® test measures carbon dioxide respiration from microbial activity as an indicator of soil health, while traditional soil tests measure the percentage of organic matter. These are both good indicators of soil health and therefore correlate

I need to decrease soil pH from 7.3 to 6.3. Would ammonium sulfate do it?

Assuming a soil of low buffering capacity (low clay and organic matter contents), and as long as you apply it at rates that cover all of your crop’s nitrogen needs, ammonium sulfate could indeed be a really

Does landscape position have any effect on sulfur availability?

Yes, it is common to observe differences in sulfur distribution across fields. This is often due to variations in soil texture and organic matter levels within a field. Differences are almost to be expected in the case