Soil is sometimes depicted in movies, most of the time not as the main character. North by Northwest (1959) is a movie by Alfred Hitchcock, and there is a famous scene where Cary Grant was chased by a crop duster in a corn (or maize) field. Can you identify the soil type (soil order or soil group)? Extra points if you can identify the soil series. Email your answer to me (budiman dot minasny a.t. sydney.edu,au. The winner will receive a Soil book, courtesy of Springer. Winner is determined by first come first served basis
Here are a couple of video clips that may help you identify the soil.