Diagnosing Sandy Soil Constraints: High Soil Strength (South-West)

Published: 12 Dec 2022

Measuring soil strength with a penetrometer

High soil strength can be caused by compaction and/or hard setting, and can severely limit root penetration, preventing access to moisture and nutrients at depth.

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Region: South; West

GRDC Project Code: CSP1606-008RMX,