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what can be done to increase the cation exchange capacity?
WHAT IS A NORMAL RANGE
less then 10 more then 5
08-18-2002, 01:04 AM
ok.. i'll ask... what the heck is "cation exchange capacity"??
08-18-2002, 01:36 AM
Aerate & top dress with organic compost
08-18-2002, 02:16 AM
Less than 10 is low
10-20 is okay
20-50 is good.
I think the measureable range goes up to 200 (muck/peat moss)
I know how to manage turf with various CEC, I never pursued altering it without a renovation.
Another GREAT question from ant.
08-18-2002, 01:08 PM
Start using organic fertilizers, use mushroom compost, any dark soil or or soil conditioner.
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