What Types of Soil Do Pinto Beans Need to Grow?

Pinto beans prefer a well drained soil that is low in clay content. Soils that drain well are those high in organic matter such as loams or sandy loam types.

Keywords: growing pinto beans, soil types for beans, dry bean growing

About this Author

Jennifer Loucks has been writing since 1998. She previously worked as a technical writer for a software development company, creating software documentation, help documents and training curriculum. She now writes hobby-based articles on cooking, gardening, sewing and running. Loucks also trains for full marathons, half-marathons and shorter distance running. She holds a Bachelor of Science in animal science and business from University of Wisconsin-River Falls.