Compost vs Soil: What’s the Difference?

by Matt Gibson Compost and soil are relatively similar to each other, and therefore it can sometimes be hard for people to distinguish between the two mediums. Adding a layer of compost or a layer of topsoil to your garden soil mix will help to add nutrients to depleted soils and will improve the overall quality of your soil. There are many benefits to adding either medium to your soil. In this article we will define compost and soil, respectively. We will also discuss the advantages and disadvantages of adding either compost, soil, or both to your garden beds. Since…

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