How To Test Your Soil With Just a Mason Jar
There is an easy and cost-effective way for you to test the quality of your garden soil at home. All this method requires is a lidded mason jar plus a little bit of background knowledge. Get a basic understanding of some soil properties before describing how to test your soil.
If your soil has too much sand, this is considered sandy loam. If it has too much clay and sand, it’s considered sandy clay, and so on. A mason jar soil test will identify which, if any, soil particles are predominant. Based on the results, you can add relevant soil amendments.