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Soil Type

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Knowledge of the basic soil types and its characteristics existing in the area is necessary in the selection for the best use of the land. It is also needed for the selection of crops most suitable for cultivation there at. Records of the Soils Division, Department of Agriculture shows that the soil classification of the municipality of Naga is of three (3) types to wit:

 

A. CASTILLA LOAM Found in slightly rolling areas of the municipality
particularly at barangays Baga, San Isidro, Sta.
Clara, Tambanan, Aguinaldo and Poblacion.
B. HYDROSOL TYPE Found commonly near the mangrove areas and along the coastal areas.
C. ANTIPOLO TYPE AND BULACAN TYPE COMPLEX

Found in the upper Sulitan, Sta. Clara and going upward.

Last Updated ( Sunday, 20 May 2012 12:15 )  

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