4 [Deleted User] Asked: November 7, 20202020-11-07T18:24:01+05:30 2020-11-07T18:24:01+05:30In: Science What do you mean by bulk density? 4 What do you mean by bulk density? question Share Facebook 3 Answers Voted Oldest Recent Mehul Jhumri telaiya , India 326 Questions 988 Answers 8 Best Answers 127 Points View Profile Mehul Rookie 2020-11-07T19:02:08+05:30Added an answer on November 7, 2020 at 7:02 pm Bulk density is the weight of soil in a given volume. Soils with a bulk density higher than 1.6 g/cm3 tend to restrict root growth. Bulk density increases with compaction and tends to increase with depth. Sandy soils are more prone to high bulk density. 6 Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Shivansh Preet Chandwara, koderma, India 63 Questions 585 Answers 31 Best Answers 228 Points View Profile Shivansh Preet Competent 2020-11-08T05:38:43+05:30Added an answer on November 8, 2020 at 5:38 am Bulk density is defined as the dry weight of soil per unit volume of soil. 1 Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Ritik kumar 248 Questions 725 Answers 3 Best Answers 99 Points View Profile Ritik kumar Rookie 2020-11-14T10:40:41+05:30Added an answer on November 14, 2020 at 10:40 am Bulk density is typically expressed in g/cm3. Why it is important: Bulk density reflects the soil’s ability to function for structural support, water and solute movement, and soil aeration. … It may cause restrictions to root growth, and poor movement of air and water through the soil. 0 Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp You must login to add an answer. Username or email* Password* Remember Me! Forgot Password?