IN THE MIX.

JUL

18

5 WAYS IN WHICH SOILS DIFFER FROM ONE ANOTHER

Soil is vital to life and essential for growing most of the food we consume. Many soil experts describe soil as a natural body that forms as the result of these five factors: climate, organisms (plants, animals, and microorganisms), relief (shape of the landscape), parent materials, and time. It is these five factors that define soil and show how soil types differ from each other.



FEB

15

COMMON MYTHS ABOUT SOIL AND COMPOST

Soil can be a complex product with many different elements and properties. There are a wide variety of uses and applications and from which people have various opinions. We’re here to try to dispel some common myths about soil and compost.



NOV

06

THE SOIL KING EXTREME SLINGER

Meet the newest addition to the Earthco fleet, the Soil King Extreme. An improvement from the Soil King Plus, the Soil King Extreme Slinger boasts the most recent industry innovation. The Soil King Extreme's security, flexibility and sturdiness is unmatched in the soil and stone spreading industry, helping us take care of business more securely and more productively than any other soil, mulch and stone supplier. This new spreader additionally makes us more efficient, holding a volume of 30 cubic yards when conveying lighter materials, versus 25 yards on a traditional slinger truck. Utilizing the licensed metering bar, a limited administrator can control the position of topsoil, stone, sand and other material by remote operation.



OCT

03

SOIL EROSION AND PREVENTION

Soil Erosion is basically the wearing a way of soil and although it is a naturally occurring process, human activities can increase the rate of erosion, and make it much worse. Some examples of this include overwatering, having animals or livestock, using machines that destroy plants or vegetation and leave the soil vulnerable to flooding, or planting crops that cannot hold the soil together. Read on for nine methods that can prevent soil erosion. 



MAY

23

TORONTO LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

Spring and summer are busy seasons for the construction and landscaping industries. Earthco Soil Mixtures has been a proud supplier of materials for a number of exciting private and public projects set to open this summer.



Earthco Soil Mixtures. Providing topsoil, custom soil, mulch and compost in Toronto, Vaughan, Scarborough and throughout the Greater Toronto Area.








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