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Give 4 reasons to explain why slaked lime is used on soil that is too acidic?

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Answer #1 | 10/02 2014 07:48
Hi Hashir, 1. It balances the pH, making it possible for plants that would not do well in acidic soil to thrive. 2. It can improve soil structure 3. It improves drainage & aeration 4. It allows beneficial bacteria to thrive in the soil This article and the links to another article gives even more reasons and explains it in more details. Hope this helps.

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