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Do soils underlain by limestone rock everywhere contain large amounts of lime?

K.C. Fox says 2017-10-19 11:54:15 (CST)

I think that it does

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JerryHicks says 2017-10-23 06:18:50 (CST)


I know on our own farm, we have large amounts of exposed limestone but our soils need quite a bit of lime. We have a lot of phosphate in our soils but it's unavailable. The phosphate is "locked up" by the acidic soil.

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