Roots are not passive actors in the exchange of nutrients with soil. Their growth helps the plant, and the environment!
There are many different types of animals that live in the soil. Soil is a living, dynamic resource. It helps grow food, fiber, and fuel. However, none of these processes can truly be carried out without the help of animals. For example, gophers, turtles, burrowing animals, and insects all live in the soil. Soil condition … Continue reading What types of animals live in the soil? Why is soil condition important to them?