Agriculture

Agriculture

Knowing what’s going on with your soil is the first step in creating high yielding, sustainable agriculture.

For more than 40 years, we have been the industry leader in providing expedient, reliable and traceable analytical services for the agricultural industry, from soil and water quality to biosolids, manure, sludge, and compost. Our agriculture tests include soil testing, fertilizer testing, compost testing, biosolids land application testing and lime quality testing.

Packages

10-34-0: Total Nitrogen, Total Phosphate (P2O5), Ortho Phosphorus, Specific Gravity, pH$60.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 100g – 200mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Basic Lime Package$60.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Calcium, Magnesium, Total Neutralizing Value, Sieve 4, Sieve 8, Sieve 60, ECCE, Moisture

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 200g
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Interpreting Lime Report

Basic Manure Package$40.00

Turnaround Time: 3 - 5 BD

Description: Moisture/Total Solids, Total Nitrogen, Phosphate, Potash, Sulfur, Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Iron, Manganese, Copper, Zinc, pH, Ammoniacal Nitrogen, Organic Nitrogen

Requirements: *Caution! Many manures and sludges are biologically active and will produce gases even after being sealed in a container. These gases produce pressure that can burst the container or pop its lid. Precautions should be taken in shipping manure or sludge samples: Never use a glass container and always tape the lid.

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 200g – 500mL
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Understanding Manure Recommendations

Complete Plant Tissue Analysis$22.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Nitrogen, Sulfur, Phosphorus, Potassium, Magnesium, Calcium, Sodium, Iron, Manganese, Copper, Boron, Zinc

Sampling Instructions

For detailed instructions on collecting your samples refer to Plant Tissue Sampling Guide

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Plant Tissue Sampling Guide

Compost Plus Package$75.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Moisture/Total Solids, Total Nitrogen, Organic Nitrogen, Phosphate, Potash, Sulfur, Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Iron, Manganese, Copper, Zinc, pH, Total Carbon, Soluble Salts, C/N Ratio, Ammoniacal Nitrogen, Nitrate Nitrogen, Chloride, Organic Matter, Ash

Requirements: Send sample in a 1-quart resealable bag.

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 200g
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Understanding Manure Recommendations

Formulation Level Assay$40.00 per element

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Any Element From List: Boron, Calcium, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Magnesium, Sodium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Sulfur, Zinc (includes sample prep)

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 100g – 200mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Gypsum Package$60.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Calcium, Magnesium, Sulfur, 100 Sieve, pH, Gypsum Purity as CaSO4: 2H2O, and Free Moisture

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 200mg
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Heavy Metals Screen$130.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: For California Registrations: Arsenic, Cadmium, Cobalt, Copper, Lead, Molybdenum, Nickel, Selenium

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 50g – 250mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Heavy Metals Screen$60.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Non-Registration: Arsenic, Lead, Cadmium, Chromium

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 50g – 250mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Heavy Metals Screen$130.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: For Washington Registrations: Arsenic, Cadmium, Cobalt, Lead, Mercury, Molybdenum, Nickel, Selenium and Zinc

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 50g – 250mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Heavy Metals Screen$140.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: (For Canadian Registration) Arsenic, Cadmium, Cobalt, Copper, Chromium, Lead, Mercury, Molybdenum, Nickel, Selenium and Zinc

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 50g – 250mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Kansas Lime Package$60.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Calcium, Magnesium, Total Neutralizing Value, Sieve 4, Sieve 8, Sieve 60, Kansas ECCE, Moisture

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 200g
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Interpreting Lime Report

Lagoon Water Package$40.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Conductance, Kjeldahl Nitrogen, Ammoniacal Nitrogen, Organic Nitrogen, pH, Phosphorus, Potassium, Sulfur, Magnesium, Calcium, Sodium, Iron, Manganese, Copper, Zinc

Requirements: Caution! Many manures and sludges are biologically active and will produce gases even after being sealed in a container. These gases produce pressure that can burst the container or pop its lid. Precautions should be taken in shipping manure or sludge samples: Never use a glass container and always tape the lid.

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 500mL
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Understanding Manure Recommendations

Micronutrient General Analysis Complete$50.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Boron, Calcium, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Magnesium, Sodium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Sulfur, Zinc (includes sample prep)

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 100g – 200mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Minnesota Lime Package$60.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Calcium, Magnesium, Total Neutralizing Value, Sieve 8, Sieve 20, Sieve 60, ENP, Moisture

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 50g – 250mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Interpreting Lime Report

Missouri Lime Package$60.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Calcium, Magnesium, Total Neutralizing Value, Sieve 4, Sieve 8, Sieve 40, Sieve 60, ECCE, ENM, Moisture

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 200g
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Interpreting Lime Report

Nitrogen Profile$65.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Total Nitrogen, Nitrate, Urea, Ammoniacal

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 100g – 200mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Organic Material Review Institute (OMRI) Package$400.00

Turnaround Time: 15 - 20 BD

Description: E.coli, Fecal Coliform, Salmonella, Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen, Total Phosphate, Potash, Nitrate Nitrogen, Water Soluble Nitrogen, Water Insoluble Nitrogen, Ammoniacal Nitrogen, Humic Acid, pH, Total Organic Carbon, Bulk Density (packed), Moisture, Sulfur, Calcium, Boron, Cobalt, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Arsenic, Chloride, Lead, Selenium, Cadmium, Chromium, Mercury, Nickel, Sodium, Molybdenum, Zinc

Requirements: Send sample in a 1-gallon resealable bag shipped on ice overnight.

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 250g
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

 

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Understanding Manure Recommendations

Petiole Complete$22.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Sulfur, Phosphorus, Potassium, Magnesium, Calcium, Sodium, Iron, Manganese, Copper, Boron, Zinc, Nitrate-Nitrogen

Sampling Instructions

For detailed instructions on collecting your samples refer to Plant Tissue Sampling Guide

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Plant Tissue Sampling Guide

Plant Tissue Mineral Package$17.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Sulfur, Phosphorus, Potassium, Magnesium, Calcium, Sodium, Iron, Manganese, Copper, Boron, Zinc

Sampling Instructions

For detailed instructions on collecting your samples refer to Plant Tissue Sampling

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Plant Tissue Sampling Guide

PSNT + NH4$7.50

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Nitrate Nitrogen Plus Ammoniacal Nitrogen

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

S1A Basic$9.30 | $10.50 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Organic Matter, Available Phosphorus, (P1 Weak Bray and P2 Strong Bray) Exchangeable Potassium, Magnesium, Calcium and Hydrogen, Soil pH, Buffer Index, Cation Exchange Capacity, Percent Base Saturation of Cation Elements

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

S1AN$11.50 | $13.20 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: S1A with carryover Nitrogen as Nitrate

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

S1C$10.30 | 11.50 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: S1A plus Olsen Bicarbonate Phosphorus

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

S2$12.30 | $13.40 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: S1A plus Soluble Salts, Sodium and Excess Lime

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

S2N$14.70 | $15.90 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: S2 plus Nitrate Nitrogen

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

S3$13.00 | $14.20 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Sulfur, Zinc, Manganese, Iron, Copper, Boron

Requirements: Must be combined with a Mail Soil Test Package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C or S2N

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups)
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

S3C Complete$25.50 | $26.50 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Complete Analysis S1A, S2N, plus S3

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

S4$8.40 | $9.20 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Zinc, Manganese, Iron, Copper

Requirements: Must be combined with a Mail Soil Test Package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C or S2N

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

S5$6.00 | $6.80 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Sulfur, Zinc

Requirements: Must be combined with a Mail Soil Test Package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C or S2N

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

S6$11.80 | $12.80 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Sulfur, Zinc, Manganese, Boron

Requirements: Must be combined with a Mail Soil Test Package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C or S2N

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Seal of Testing Assurance (STA) Compost Council Package$375.00

Turnaround Time: 15 - 20 BD

Description: Man-made materials, Boron, Chloride, Total Carbon, Organic Matter, Zinc, Copper, Manganese, Iron, Sodium, Magnesium, Calcium, Sulfur, Potash, Phosphate, Total Nitrogen, Moisture, Ammoniacal Nitrogen, Organic Nitrogen, pH, Nitrate Nitrogen, Arsenic, Cadmium, Chromium, Lead, Mercury, Molybdenum, Nickel, Selenium, Salmonella, 7 Day Germination, Maturity Index, Conductivity, Fecal Coliform, Sieves, % Passing, 10 Day Vigor.

Requirements: Send sample in a 1-gallon resealable bag shipped on ice overnight.

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 250g
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Understanding Manure Recommendations

Sieve Analysis$6.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Specify size (4, 8, 10, 16, 18, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 100, 150, 200)

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 100g
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Soil Health Basic$55.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Comprised of three components: 1. A basic soil analysis (S1AN) that will address the chemical aspects of the soil. 2. 1-day CO2C test. 3. The Haney test with a Soil Health Calculation.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Soil Health Complete$65.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Comprised of three components: 1. An in-depth soil analysis (S3C) that will address the chemical aspects of the soil test. 2. 1-day CO2C. 3. The Haney Test with a Soil Health Calculation.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Stalk Nitrate Package$16.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Nitrate - Nitrogen

Sampling Instructions

For detailed specific instructs on collecting your samples refer to Stalk Nitrate

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840

Total Neutralizing Value (CaCO3 Equivalent)$20.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 100g
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Total Nitrogen$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 50g – 100mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order your sample supplies click the “Supplies” button to the right.

Total Nitrogen$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 50g – 100mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

Total Nitrogen, Total Phosphate (P2O5), & Total Potash (K2O)$60.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 100g – 200mL
Refer to Fertigation Booklet for more details
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Rob Ferris – 402.829.9871
Using Lab Analysis to Maximize Yield

W1: LIVESTOCK SUITABILITY$50.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Sodium, Conductivity, Iron, Calcium, Sulfate, Copper, Magnesium, Nitrate, Nitrogen, Total Dissolved Solids (by calculation), Chloride, pH

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 2 – 250mL
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

W2: IRRIGATION SUITABILITY$65.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Description: Sodium, Chloride, Phosphorus, Calcium, Conductivity, Potassium, Magnesium, Sulfate, Boron, Iron, Nitrate Nitrogen, SAR, Copper, pH, Total Dissolved Solids (by calculation), Manganese, Carbonate, Zinc, Bicarbonate

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed 2 – 250mL
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Wisconsin$4.50

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Description: Wisconsin Department of Agriculture Certified Analysis.

Requirements: Must be combined with S1A, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, S3C, Soil Health Complete, or Soil Health Basic package.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request
1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes and containers click the “Supplies” button to the right or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Individual Analytes

Aerobic Plate Count$17.00

Turnaround Time: 2 D

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g

Sampling Instructions

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Aluminum (Extractable)$18.00

Turnaround Time: 7 - 10 BD

Requirements: Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Amino Sugar Nitrate Test$28.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Ammoniacal Nitrogen$7.50

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Ammoniacal Nitrogen$10.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended Sample Amount Needed: Plant Tissue Sampling Guide
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840

Ammoniacal Nitrogen$20.00

Turnaround Time: 5 - 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Anaerobic Plate Count$17.00

Turnaround Time: 2 D

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g

Sampling Instructions

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Available Phosphorous (Dry Product Only)$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200 mL

Sampling Instructions

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Azotobacter$15.00

Turnaround Time: 2 D

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g

Sampling Instructions

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Boron$2.55 | 2.95 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

C:N Ratio$24.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

C/N Ratio$30.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 50g

Sampling Instructions

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Carbon$10.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended Sample Amount Needed: Plant Tissue Sampling Guide
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840

Chelated Copper$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 50g - 100mL

Sampling Instructions

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Chelated Iron$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 50g - 100mL

Sampling Instructions

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Chelated Manganese$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 50g - 100mL

Sampling Instructions

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Chelated Zinc$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 50g - 100mL

Sampling Instructions

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Chloride$6.50

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
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Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Chloride$10.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended Sample Amount Needed: Plant Tissue Sampling Guide
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Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840

Chloride$20.00

Turnaround Time: 5 - 7 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended sample amount needed: 50g – 100mL

Resources:

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Cobalt$24.00

Turnaround Time: 3 - 5 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended Sample Amount Needed: Plant Tissue Sampling Guide
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Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840

Copper$2.55 | 2.95 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Requirements: Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

E. coli (MPN)$20.00

Turnaround Time: 2 D

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g

Sampling Instructions

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Electrical Conductivity (Soluble Salts)$16.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
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Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Electrical Conductivity (Soluble Salts) (w/ paste extraction)$6.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Fecal Coliform (EPA 1681)$20.00

Turnaround Time: 2 D

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g solid, 1L liquid

Sampling Instructions

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Fecal Coliform (MPN) by SM9221 E$25.00

Turnaround Time: 2 D

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g

Sampling Instructions

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Humic Acid$80.00

Turnaround Time: 5 - 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

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Iron$2.55 | $2.95 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Requirements: Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Manganese$2.55 | 2.95 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Requirements: Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Mehlich Phosphorus (Colorimetric)$3.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Requirements: Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Mehlich Phosphorus (ICP)$3.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Requirements: Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Moisture$10.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g

Sampling Instructions

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Molybdenum$24.00

Turnaround Time: 3 - 5 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended Sample Amount Needed: Plant Tissue Sampling Guide
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Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840

Molybdenum (Extractable)$25.00

Turnaround Time: 3 - 5 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Nitrate$20.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

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Nitrate$20.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g

Sampling Instructions

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Nitrate Nitrogen$5.50 | $6.00 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
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Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Nitrate Nitrogen$9.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended Sample Amount Needed: Plant Tissue Sampling Guide
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840

Olsen Bicarbonate Phosphorus$1.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Requirements: Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Organic Matter (Combustion) (LOI)$15.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g

Sampling Instructions

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Ortho Phosphate P2O5$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

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pH$6.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

pH$10.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 100mL

Sampling Instructions

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pH$10.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g

Sampling Instructions

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pH (w/paste extract)$16.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Salmonella – Lateral Flow$20.00

Turnaround Time: 2 D

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g solid, 1L liquid

Sampling Instructions

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Salmonella (EPA 1682)$125.00

Turnaround Time: 5 D

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g solid, 1L liquid

Sampling Instructions

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Salt Index$15.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

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Salt Out Temperature$15.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

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Selenium$36.00

Turnaround Time: 3 - 5 BD

Requirements:

Sampling Instructions

Recommended Sample Amount Needed: Plant Tissue Sampling Guide
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Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840

Sodium$2.15 | $2.55 w/ Rec

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Requirements: Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Sodium Absorption Ratio (SAR) (w/ paste extract)$20.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Soluble Potash K2O$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Specific Gravity$12.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

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Sulfur$3.95

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Texture (% sand, silt, clay) by hydrometer$11.20

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
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Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840

Total Coliforms (MPN)$25.00

Turnaround Time: 2 D

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g

Sampling Instructions

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Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen$9.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
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Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Total Nitrogen$9.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Total Nitrogen$10.00

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Sampling Instructions

Recommended Sample Amount Needed: Plant Tissue Sampling Guide

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Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840

 

Total Nitrogen$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 50g - 100mL

Sampling Instructions

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Total Phosphate P2O5$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

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Total Potash K2O$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

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Urea Nitrogen$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 250g - 500mL

Sampling Instructions

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Water Insoluble Nitrogen$25.00

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 BD

Requirements: Recommended sample amount needed: 100g - 200mL

Sampling Instructions

To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Water Soluble Extraction (P, K, Mg, Ca, Na, S)$5.50

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Requirements: Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook

Zinc$2.55 | 2.95 w/ Recs

Turnaround Time: 3 BD

Requirements: Must be combined with a package: S1A Basic, S1AN, S2, S1C, S2N, or S3C Complete.

Sampling Instructions

Include up to 3 crops or 3 yields upon request.
Sample Amount Needed: 1 soil sample bag filled to the FILL LINE (approx. 2 cups).
To order sample supplies, shipping labels, boxes, and containers click the “Supplies” button or contact Client Services at 402.334.7770 for proper supplies.

Resources:

Stacie Nelson – 402.829.9840
Agronomy Handbook