Soil Testing Lab. Experiment
- Go to Soil and Water Testing Lab home page
and find the reference on how to do analysis for Organic Matter.
- Turn in a report on how to collect
soil samples and explain how the soil and water testing lab will analyze
the sample for organic matter.
- Explain the importance of organic matter in controlling erosion.
- Explain how the Soil and Water Testing Lab
will analysis a soil sample for texture analysis and water content and why a farmer would
have his soil analysised for these characteristics.
- Search the internet including NMSU for information on soil testing. and list the links
and a description of each link.