If you are still not sure about the content of your soil, you can separate each item by using this easy method. Put a cup or two of dirt into a jar of water. Wobble the water up until the soil is suspended, then let it set until you see it separate into three separate layers. The top layer is
clay, the next is silt, and on the bottom is sand. You will be able to judge the presence of each component within your dirt, and act accordingly.
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