Soil plays most important part in any form of gardening. If you are trying to grow your organic garden then you must use a soil which is rich in minerals and nutrients. Most of the soil around the farm is already rich in minerals and nutrients which are essential for healthy growth of the plants.
“Because we do not use any pestisides or fertilizers it is important that soil at Hacienda Okhra have as many organic minerals and nutrients so that the plants are strong and healthy.”
All of the fruits and vegtables need to be able to withstand a variety of insects and conditions in order to thrive. To make the soil nutrients rich Hacienda okhra adds compost to their soil. Addition of compost provides the soil the necessary amount of organic matter that makes the soil rich in minerals and nutrients.