How to handle hard pan

Long, Cheryl
April 1996
Organic Gardening (08973792);Apr96, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p19
Reports on a study at Alabama's Auburn University which reveals that tiller use by gardeners on sandy topsoils that sit just above finer textured subsoil can cause a `hard pan' problem. Nature of a hard pan; Effects of hard pan on the growth of roots; Inhibition of drainage during wet weather; Solutions to the problem.


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