Advantages of Mulching With Pine Straws
Agricultural practitioners worldwide have in the recent years developed an habit of mulching in their farms for soil protection. In the process, there has been a noticeable increase of soil nutrients. Because of this, mulching has become a common and almost mandatory course of action in the cultivation of plants and crops. Mulch can be obtained from the remains of plants, leaves or grass and have varying effects on the soil. Mulch can also be made from pine straw and brings with some very interesting benefits,
The very first benefit of using mulch obtained from pine straw is the ease of sustainability. The mulch is obtained from the pine tree needles that are always dropping naturally.They are readily and constantly available making them a good choice for mulching all year round.
Pine straw mulch prevents the evaporation of soil moisture by insulating the soil …