Soil Testing Season Remains Strong Through November

Soil SamplingEven with today’s rains, soil samples are still being brought in for analysis. The ground temperatures are still warm enough for sampling and crews are fighting the elements to get those remaining soil samples out of the ground.

In addition, Midwest Laboratories Shipping Department continues to send out soil bags, soil probes, boxes and return shipping labels. If you are looking for soil sampling supplies, consider opening a Midwest Laboratories Account today if you don’t have one yet.

Still unsure what soil analysis results can give you, check out the “Interpreting Soil Analysis” Document.

Get the soil tested in your garden and yard this spring

Lawn and Garden TestA number of people are looking at their grass just coming up and noticing some dead or drier spots. Consider getting your soil tested.

Others, are looking at their garden and looking for ways to improve their garden produciton. Look at testing the soil.

In addition, some people want to know how long it takes to get their soil tested. (It takes 3 days to analyze the soil and provide recommendations)

The price of this analysis is $25.00 – You can buy your analysis online and have supplies sent to you.

Also, consider reading more in this lawn and garden brochure.



Spring Soil Testing

soil samples receivedWe are seeing a large number of soil samples these days. Many growers are looking at getting some final information about their fields before they begin planting this month.  It is not too late to order your soil bags. You can call in or use your Midwest Laboratories Account to order bags online.

Log-on with your account and go to the Order Supplies Menu



From here, click on the Order Supplies Blue Link

soil bag order

If you do not have an account at Midwest Laboratories, it only takes a few minutes to fill out a form and you can have your account information sent back to you within a few hours during normal business hours.

Open a New Account – (Click Here)

Midwest Laboratories – Food Testing

This month, the Omaha World-Herald came out and conducted a story on Calories on Menus and how Midwest Laboratories is a place where customers can go to get calorie and other food-related testing.


Source: Omaha-World Herald


Calorie information coming to a multiplex near you – This article looked at the process of analyzing food samples for calorie information and the Obama Care regulation which included this topic as a part of its program.

From here, another related article was added, When restaurants need food analyzed, Omaha lab’s ready to help – This article looks at food analysis at Midwest Laboratories and a bit of history on Midwest Laboratories.

Food testing is a growing area at Midwest Laboratories and plans for 2015 include increased food analysis and certification. If you get a chance, read the articles and learn more about food testing and where Midwest Laboratories currently stands with respect to food testing.