2 in 1 meter for checking pH as well as the levels of moisture in your soil. It provides the vital information required to custom treat the soil to the crop.
Instructions & optimum pH level guide included.
Analogue dial so no batteries are required.
How To Use
Preparing the Soil
Remove stones, leaves and twigs from the surface of the soil
Loosen the soil with a trowel to a depth of 10 – 15cm
Wet the soil with water (preferably rainwater) to a muddy consistency
Lightly clean the pH probe but not the tip using an abrasive material/scourer (not included)
Wipe away any powdery deposits with a paper tissue
Push the probe vertically into the soil to a depth of 10 – 15cm
Take a reading after 60 seconds
Remove, clean and prepare probe as previously described. Repeat above by inserting the probe into a different but adjacent point to check the first reading
Taking a Moisture Reading
Push the probe vertically into the compost mid-way between the plant and the edge of the pot. A reading can be taken immediately.