Topsoil and The Plight of The World’s Agricultural Industry

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The following is a guest blog written by Amy Fowler:

Many of us don’t really understand what topsoil is; let alone how vital it is to both animal and mankind.

Topsoil is the top layer of the earth’s soil. It is rich in nutrients and it is this soil we need in order for plants to grow. Without it, the world would be barren and uninhabitable. Not only does topsoil ensure we can harvest food to eat, but it also allows the trees and plants that absorb carbon dioxide and release oxygen to grow and flourish. Without it, we will die.

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