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How Sweet It Is

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Soil with near-neutral pH, sometimes called “sweet soil,” is ideal for growing many vegetables and fruit. Listen to learn more about soil pH and the glories and pitfalls of lime.

This segment of The Old Farmer’s Almanac Garden Musings podcast series was written by George and Becky Lohmiller and is read by Heidi Stonehill, an Almanac editor.


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