If anyone has any unique insights on the following post them my way:
1) What aspects of the composting process bring about the
neutralization of pH ?
2) Does compost have a unique/different capacity to modify soil
physical properties as compared to additions of raw organic materials ?
3) Does soil ammendment with mature compost have a significantly
different effect on soil microbial ecology then the application of raw
I look forward to hearing your reponses and reference suggestions...
U of MD, Agronomy