Submission and Instructions
Forms & Instructions:
Sampling Lawns and Gardens (A2166)
Applications: Home lawns, home vegetable and flower gardens, non-commercial fruit crops, landscape trees and shrubs.
Standard Analysis:$15 per sample. Includes soil pH, organic matter %, phosphorus and potassium.
Includes lime and fertilizer recommendations.
Optional: | Soluble Salts: $7 per sample| Physical Analysis (USDA percent sand, silt, and clay): $23 per sample | Calcium and Magnesium $3 per sample |
Lead testing is also available for $30 per sample.
Sampling Garden and Turf Soils
Understanding Your Soil Test Results
Fertilizer Product Calculator in Excel (Created By Craig Saxe) please enable macros to utilize.
For plant disease, turf disease, and nematodes please check the Dept. of Plant Pathology .
For insect problems please check with the Insect Diagnostic Lab.
For turf issues, beyond soil testing, please check with the Turf Diagnostics Lab.