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What is hardpan?

  Hardpan is a common name for a compaction layer below ground that can be caused from plowing, driving over the area, etc. Basically it is as the name implies just like (MORE)

Is hardpan impermeable?

It's not 100% impermeable, but it is hard enough that it allows very little water to pass through. "Hardpan" is a word farmers use to indicate a layer of very compacted soil b (MORE)