Home Owners & Landscapers

Soil Testing

Package Analysis Locations Available

Eastern United States Homeowners & Landscapers

S3M pH, buffer pH, P, K, Mg, Ca, OM, CEC, % cation saturations, B, S, Fe, Mn, Cu, Zn, Na TN, VA, IA, NC, IL, FL, PA*
*OM is not a standard test in the package for the PA lab

Western United States Homeowners & Landscapers

New Planting or Landscape Installation
AO5-2 / WELO pH, OM%, TEC, ECe, SAR, NH4- and NO3- N, P, K, Ca, Mg, SO4, Na, B, Cu, Zn, Mn, Fe, Particle Size and infiltration rate (calculated)
  • Water Efficiency Landscape Ordinance Compliance (WELO)
    This fulfills the needs of the soils management test required for WELO compliance, please note on the submittal form if this test is for WELO compliance in California.
  • Organic or Bay-friendly recommendations can be provided as needed, please request them on the submittal form.

Existing Landscape
A17 pH, TEC, ECe, SAR, NH4- and NO3- N, P, K, Ca, Mg, SO4, Na, B, Cu, Zn, Mn, Fe
  • Maintenance recommendations for existing plants
  • Troubleshooting for plants not performing satisfactorily
  • Confirming addition of fertilizers - often mass planting installation

Existing Turfgrass
AO1 pH, TEC, ECe, SAR, NH4- and NO3- N, P, K, Ca, Mg, SO4, Na
  • Turfgrass troubleshooting

Disease Diagnostics

Package Analysis Locations
PO1 Fungal/bacterial pathogen culture and ID CA
PO2 Plant parasitic nematode ID and quantification CA, TN, VA, FL

Disease and Nematode sampling and submittal instructions

Disease Analysis Submittal Form and USDA APHIS PPQ 526 non-CA residents

Disease Analysis Submittal Form and CA resident permit


Package Analysis Locations
Basic W3A Well Water Package E-coli, Total Coliform, Calcium, Copper,
Conductivity, Total Dissolved Solids,
Iron, Hardness as CaC03, Magnesium,
Nitrite (N02-N), Nitrate (N03-N), Lead, pH

US-EPA National Primary Drinking Water Regulations