Who ever thought getting dirty may actually make you happier!! All of us here at HL know how good it feels to play in the mud but an article I noticed the other day published by a UK university actually proved that landscaping can be good for your health! Whether it was civil landscaping, maintenance or hydromulching, getting your hands dirty is scientifically proven to put a smile on you dial. Soil has been found to have similar effects on the brain as anti-deperessants which in turn, lift your mood throughout the day. Mycobacterium antidepressant microbes in soil are also being.