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SL-233: Management of Soil and Water for Vegetable Production in Southwest Florida

Figure 7. Improvement in moisture holding capacity of a southwest Florida sandy soil due to compost addition. Values represent the mean of biweekly sampling for 1 year after the addition of 50 tons/acre of compost to a southwest Florida vegetable field. The compost was incorporated into the soil to a depth of 8 inches.

Credit: UF/IFAS