While contour bunding is suitable for most soil types, it is not suitable for clayey soils. In addition, contour bunding is not suitable on land slopes greater than 6%.
Clay Soil is a heavy soil type that benefits from high nutrients. Clay soils remain wet and cold in winter and dry out in summer
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