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Soil, plastic are bad gardening mix: expert

May 20, 2019
By Mike Jiggens

Black plastic mulch sheet.

May 21, 2019 – A “farmdener” with expertise in both soil science and horticulture says mixing plastic with soil is a bad combination. Those who use black plastic sheeting as mulch to keep weeds away are suffocating plant roots and microorganisms.