I ran across this website about a year ago. Found it to be real informative regarding soil types and their possible uses on the farms we own.http://websoilsurvey.nrcs.usda.gov/app/HomePage.htm
Click on the WSS button and it will take you to a map - you will have to find your property from there. It takes a little bit of exploring of the sites features, but if you have the time it can be fun.
“There are two spiritual dangers in not owning a farm. One is the danger of supposing that breakfast comes from the grocery, and the other that heat comes from the furnace.”