Testing soil pH

Discover how to find out the pH of your soil, with the help of this No Fuss video guide.

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In this No Fuss Guide, David Hurrion shows how to test the soil in your garden to check whether it is acid, alkaline or neutral. He describes the different kits on the market and shows how to collect the soil from your garden. He also explains the characteristics of different soil types.


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