March 18 column: Building your soil

Here is a link to my column in today’s edition of The Spokesman-Review: Best gardens start from ground up.┬áThe column is about the importance of building your soil each year in order to have a successful garden. I know I’ve been harping about this for the past few years but you wouldn’t believe what a difference this makes.

There are a lot of great soil amendments you can use to increase your soil’s fertility. Here is a link to a helpful factsheet from the WSU Spokane County Master Gardeners’ web site:

Soil Amendments