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The Reason For Using Mulch As A Method For Maintaining

In winter, we are not surprised when we see the fresh vegetables and fruits. Since even a child knows that there are greenhouses, through which the cold season you can grow plants. Of course, there is another way, thanks which counters covered with tomatoes, cucumbers and so on. True, this method has its drawback – lack of product quality. That is, in order to preserve the freshness of products grown in warm weather year, they 'cut away' various harmful substances.

Therefore, this method, we will not discuss. Greenhouses and more preferable because it excludes a devastating impact on the fertile soil from wind and sun. AND you know, that when the street is hot, the soil suffers, and when severely cold. But as it turns out, not only can save greenhouse useful properties of the soil, but mulching will help in this. Mulching – what is it it? The name refers to the process of representing a variety of materials obrabatyvanie cover. In addition, it helps save you time and effort.

After carrying out such activities weeds peers for a long time cease to grow, and grow much slower long-term. With the property for a long period to maintain moist soil, mulching materials do more than regular watering. And so this feature is realized, need this kind of material lay directly after a rain or watering. This method has the advantage that lies in the fact that the soil is not very hot in summer but not much ice-free, thereby preserving the roots perennials. Another advantage – mulch can protect plants from diseases and some pests. For example, you can say goodbye to pesky moles. It is important to note, are very suitable conditions land to grow worms and as a consequence of land will be much more friable. Naturally, many think that simply do not need fertilizer, if you use mulch, but in fact mineral fertilizers and other simple needed as mulch – this is only a partial 'complementary feeding' of the soil. So give up other nutrients is not necessary.