Soil test

Asked April 3, 2015, 5:46 PM EDT

My soil test results showed excessive amounts of magnesium and calcium. How do I attempt to lower the levels?

Anne Arundel County Maryland

1 Response

It is not necessary to lower the levels of magnesium and calcium in your soil. Neither of these is considered to be toxic when in high levels. In fact, all green plants require magnesium in order to photosythesize and calcium is also a much needed nutrient.