Kelway Soil Tester is Used by professional lawn care companies and nurseries. Wonderful for serious gardeners who want to check the ph. level in their garden. This soil ph. meter is simple and easy to use. Test your soil with accuracy and ease to determine if you need to adjust soil acidity. The ph. scale ranging from 0 to 14 is used to indicate acidity and alkalinity. A ph. of 7.0 is neutral, values below 7.0 are acid, and those above are alkaline.
The lower the ph. the more acid is the soil. The higher the ph., the more alkaline. The ph. values of some common items are: Pure water, 7.0: Lemon juice, 2.2 to 2.4, orange juice, 3.4 to 4.0, fresh milk, 6.3 to 6.6, mild soap solution, 8.5 to 10.0, most Ontario soils, 4.5 to 8.0. Soil ph. is important chiefly because of the many effects it has on biological and chemical activity of the soil, which effects the metabolism of your plants. To learn more about soil ph. there is a link below for your convenience. To test and regulate the ph. of your soil employ the Kelway soil ph. meter .
Test your soil with accuracy and ease to determine if you need to adjust soil acidity
Requires No chemicals, power source or distilled water
Easy to operate because of the hand held size
It uses a tiny flow of electricity (totally safe) through the two metal plates to measure soil pH
Alternative to Kelway hb-2
A sensitive electrode measures pH values from 3.5 to 8, soil moisture from 0 to 100%. Requires no chemical, distilled water, or outside electric power source. Numerous readings can be easily taken over large area. 6-1/2″L. Leather-like case with belt loop, conditioning film, and full instructions included. pH Accuracy: ±0.2. Moisture accuracy: ±10%.
Measures pH values from 3.5 to 8
Measures soil moisture from 0 to 100 percent
Requires No chemical, distilled water, or outside electric power source
Numerous readings can be easily taken over large area
Conditioning film included
8.4 x 3.7 x 3.4 inches
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