Soil Sampling Tip

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How do I collect a soil sample that will represent my entire yard?

Soil Sampling Tip

To collect a soil sample that is a good representation of your entire yard, dig down into the dirt five to six inches in several different areas. Take a soil sample from each area with a large tablespoon. Mix all of the soil together.



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