Morin’s Landscaping – Lawn Top Dressing

Lawn top dressing – evenly applying 0.25″ of rich organic compost to lawn to add organic matter.

*Improve soil structure by increasing aggregation of soil particles which in turn promotes aeration, infiltration, and percolation.

*Furnish 30% to 70% of a soil’s cation exchange capacity. The higher a soil’s cation exchange capacity, the greater its ability to hold onto nutrients until needed by the plant and microbes.

*Increase plant available water

*increasing plant-availability of these nutrients.

*Reduce soil erosion.

*Organic matter is a carbon (food) supply for beneficial soil microbes.

*Nutrients in organic matter are not readily leached from the soil.

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