What are the benefits of mulching and what is mulching? Mulch is a type of organic material and mulching is using mulch to stop weeds from growing around wanted plants.
Mulching also helps the soil keep moist. That would help the plants a lot. It would keep the plants area clean and free from pests.
Another benefit is that mulch keeps weeds away by not letting it get any water or energy from the sun. It stops grass from growing as well. People get more fresh fruit faster.
The third benefit is that it attracts earthworms. Then the earthworms bring nutrients to the soil. This helps plants to grow faster.