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Why is organic matter (humus) an important part of soil?

Why is organic matter (humus) an important part of soil?

Grade:12th pass

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Pawan Prajapati
askIITians Faculty 60796 Points
4 months ago
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Jayesh Vashishtha
askIITians Faculty 1449 Points
4 months ago
Dear student,
 
Humus is the most important part of the soil. It consists of partially decayed organic matter. It makes the soil porous, thereby increasing its air and water holding capacity. Humus is rich in nutrients that promote plant growth.
 
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