- Absorbs more solar radiation, making it easier for the soil to absorb nutrients.

- Reduce the oscillations of PH.

- Improves the structure and texture of the soil.

- Promotes aeration and oxygenation of the soil.

- It is a source of energy for microorganisms so they multiply rapidly.

- Increases water retention in the soil.

- Reduces soil erosion both water and wind.

- Increases the cation exchange capacity of the soil so it increases fertility.