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 Does top soil contain humus?

Answer Topsoil contains humus, or organic matter from decomposition. Topsoil is also called the A horizon, which is a layer of a mature soil system. The A horizon is the most fertile layer and has a dark ... Read More »
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Definition of Humus in Top Soil?

Humus is the unsung hero of the gardening world---the dark, earthy stuff that transforms ordinary topsoil into a rich planting medium. When you think of humus, think of a leaf-strewn forest floor a... Read More »
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In what ways is humus important to the soil?

Humus is the end result of organic matter breaking down in the soil or in a compost pile. Humus is "fluffy", it soaks up water like a sponge and has a tremendous surface area packed into a small sp... Read More »
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How do you pronounce 'humus'?

The word "humus" is pronounced, in English, as follows: HYOU-mus.Specifically, it is a case of pronouncing a two-syllable word. The initial letter "h" is sounded and glided into the second letter "... Read More »
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Is humus an element?

No. Humus is the Turkish spelling of the Middle Eastern dish whose preferred spelling is hommos, houmos, or hummus. The dish involves the cooking or mashing of chickpeas, for serving with garlic, g... Read More »
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