Following my blog a few weeks ago. I now have the results from the soil samples which I collected and sent off last month. They make interesting reading. This is the first time I have done this and to be honest it is not something I really thought about much until I read an article and saw an advert. When I thought about it it made complete sense that the soil needed to be in the best condition possible for the grass to grow and for it to try to out-compete the weeds!
The results came in a very easy to read and understand format!
- Very low Sodium which it says is a priority for equine nutrition
- Low Phosphorus
- Low Sulphur
- Low Manganese
The company then go on to suggest products to apply to the field. They have suggested 2 different types of fertiliser for my paddock, 1 which just needs to be applied once and another which needs applying 4 times.
It looks like a have a few fun weeks ahead of me, walking around the field scattering granules of fertiliser!
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