New Year – New Goals -Use the MyLab Portal to start testing with Midwest Laboratories.

MyLab, Midwest Laboratories

 Hi everyone! My name is Megan Fonfara and I’m the Client Onboarding Specialist at Midwest Labs. My role at the lab is to help our partners get started and submit their samples. I offer training on the MyLab Portal, help answer questions about shipping, supplies, and analysis packages. Ultimately, I work to create a seamless

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How Pet Stores Survive Coronavirus

One week after pet industry leaders created an open letter to state and local government officials on why pet businesses must remain open through the coronavirus pandemic, the same case is being made in countless pet stores across the country as shoppers flock to local independent retailers to stock up for their animal companions. Pet

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An Introduction to Spring Soil Sampling

If you are anything like our Lawn and Garden Field Representative, Ashley Babl, you take great pride in your lawn and garden. Maybe this year you are ready to take things to the next level. The first step in getting there is testing your lawn and garden soil samples this spring. Midwest Labs offers these

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Pulses in Pet Food – Powerhouse Ingredients

When formulated appropriately, what is known as pulses, can be a powerhouse ingredient for pet food. Pulses have been around in the pet food market for a long time as fillers, but today they are known as viable and sustainable sources of nutrients and protein. Chickpeas, dried beans, lentils and peas are collectively known as

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MyLab Portal Part 3 – Shipping Labels & Supplies

MyLab, Midwest Laboratories

Welcome Back! Now that we have discussed how to submit a sample, view reports and view and pay for invoices, lets discuss a few other benefits for you to utilize on our portal. You can conveniently print off your shipping labels, schedule a package pickup, and order any necessary supplies to submit your next sample!

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Buffer Index, CEC and Lime Application

As you learned in the first YouTube Video in our educational series, pH plays a vital role in the health and nutrient availability of your soil. Please tune into our second video of the series to learn more about Buffer Index as it relates to your soil and appropriate lime application from our field representatives

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