60% topsoil, 20% organic compost or humus, 20% coarse sand.  Shredded, pulverized and screened through a ¾ inch screen


This is a basic all-purpose soil.  It is easily worked by hand, and is suitable for most applications where soil is needed.  Sold by the yard.


  • This soil is best for applications where once material has been planted, it will not be disturbed.
  • Planting trees and shrubs.
  • Putting in new lawns or patching bare spots.
  • Filling low spots.
  • Finish grading.
  • Backfilling retaining walls less than 12” deep
  • Making raised mounds (when virgin soil not available)