What is it?

The natural medium for grass plant growth.

How it’s used Used

to provide a growing medium on a cricket ground. Ideally, different soils are used for the outfield and the square.

Timing of use Used

all year round. Often applied at the end of the season to level the surface.

Effects of incorrect procedure

Poor soil has low nutrient levels and poor structure which limits grass plant growth.

Practical Tips

Always work to maintain and improve soil structure.