Advisory ArticleAgroStar Agronomy Centre of Excellence
Reclamation and Solution of Alkaline Soil
• The soil content of the white mineral layer comes to the saline soil surface, which is less than pH 8.5.
• To improve alkaline soil, proper land Preparation and make 1 percent slope of land, and horizontally make drainage line at the right distance.
• Give the land enough water to drain white mineral layers and follow the crop rotation
• Follow regular crop cultivation to avoid soil salinity and consider tolerant crops in alkaline soil.
• Use perforated pipe for drainage system to improve soil salinity.
• This method helps to improve soil texture and soil aeration. This also helps to increase water percolation and activates the crop's root system; this results in rigorous crop growth.
Reference - AgroStar Agronomy Centre Excellence
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