This kit contains a 2-cup sample of silt loam soil. The soil in this kit is intended for students who are doing a soil texture analysis by feel and appearance. See Activity 2: Soil Textures By Feel in the lesson plan Types by Texture. Additional soils lessons can be found on the National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix.
Purchase the Soil Samples (Soil Texture) kit that contains a sample of sand, silt loam and clay. Or purchase an individual sample of sand or Utah clay.