The Cooperative Soil Survey
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General Nature of the Area
General Soil Map Units
SOIL SURVEY OF BARTON COUNTY, MISSOURI
Minimum tillage and double cropping are practiced on Barden silt loam, 1 to 4 percent slopes, in foreground, and on Parsons silt loam, 0 to 1 percent slopes, in background. Green beans are grown after small grain in most years, when supplemental irrigation is feasible.
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE SOIL CONSERVATION SERVICE in Cooperation with MISSOURI AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION
Hughes, H.E. 1974. Soil Survey of Barton County, Missouri. USDA-SCS. U.S. Gov. Print. Office, Washington, DC.