Displaying items by tag: soil health

In this article, we will discuss the importance of soil pH for plant growth and how soil microbes can influence the pH of soil. We will also discuss how to test and adjust the pH of your soil to ensure that your plants have the optimal conditions to thrive.

Published in Gardening Tips
Wednesday, 23 November 2022 21:49

Soil Health Hits Rock Bottom!

Barbados' soil health seems to have hit an all-time low on all counts, which has led to an unprecedented address in the islands’ House of Assembly. The hot topic on the table is soil health and biodiversity. Farmers are now reaping from decades use of toxic synthetic agrochemicals, overdependence on synthetic fertilisers and intensive tillage-based production. All inflamed by the worsening effects of climate change.

Published in News