eBook Paul S McComas ¶ ¶ Farming New Land in the Yazoo Mississippi Delta Kindle

Excerpt from Farming New Land in the Yazoo Mississippi Delta Problems of Small Family Sized Farms in the Backwater AreaThe D soils produce good yie1ds of Corn During the ear1y years of cul tivation but soon may become poorly adapted to corn production The adverse properties of D soils do not affect Cotton production so much because cotton is adapted to a wider range of moisture conditions' D soils produce good '1 yields of oats soybeans and alfalfa The high mineral content and alkaline' 'or only slightly acid reaction make D soils well adapted to leguminous cropsAbout the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at wwwforgottenbookscomThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases an imperfection in the original such as a blemish or missing page may be replicated in our edition We do however repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works