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Re: bed prep

>The end result after five years is that the soil is a
>lot better now, the plants are doing better, and if you dig a shovelful of
>dirt now, you get tons and tons of large earthworms out.  That to me is the
>best indicator of our soil improvement.
>Stacy Holtzman

Stacy you should also see a browning of the clay which will continue as the
fungi carry the organic down into the clay. In one study the organic matter
was carried down 3 ft ( i don't remember the time required). 
Butch Ragland So. Indiana zone 5

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