Fruit Trees
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growing fruit trees my bore

Zone south queensland australia | Anonymous added on November 10, 2018 | Answered

My bore water is slightly salty, and my fruit trees either die when I plant them or grow very slow. How do I get around this problem?

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drtreelove
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Answered on November 11, 2018

You may not be able to correct the adverse conditions without changing the water source or desalinating your well water.

Improving soil organic matter content can help a little. Use plenty of compost for planting and mulching,

https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0005/523517/Desalination-of-bore-water.pdf

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