When it comes to making things grow on your land and raising happy, healthy animals, few things are more important than the actual soil the land is made of.
The state of Kentucky has a long, proud agricultural history and is well known for its production of different types of grains, corn, soybean, hay and wheat. The relatively flat but rolling landscape makes it especially productive for these crops to grow.
But more importantly (especially around Lexington) the land here is known for its livestock and of course, horses.
What Does Soil Quality Mean?
Well, soil quality really comes down to how well it does what we want it to do. The make up of different soil types across Kentucky are what make those regions so successful for different…