Laboratories to consider for evaluating New Mexico soils for plant production (in order of distance from NMSU Las Cruces).
|Lab Contact||Natl. Quality Assurance Program||Homeowner Test Suggestion*||Farmer Test Suggestion|
|Inter Ag Services Laboratory
2515 E. University Drive Phoenix, AZ 85034 602-273-7248
|**NAPT Soil and Plant Program||Complete with Crop Specific Recommendations; Water soluble Ca, Mg, K, and Na; Olsen (Bicarbonate) P.||Complete with Crop Specific Recommendations; Water soluble Ca, Mg, K, and Na; Olsen (Bicarbonate) P.|
6921 S. Bell Ave.
Amarillo, TX 79109
|NAPT Soil, Plant and Water Program||Lawn & Garden Soil Analysis Golf Course and Athletic Turf Analysis and Soil Salinity Appraisal||Soil Salinity Appraisal, Row Crop Test|
|Colorado State Univ.|
Soil, Water & Plant Testing Lab Campus Delivery 1120
NESB Room A319
Fort Collins CO 80523-1120
|PAP, NAPT Soil program 4X/yr||Routine and SAR||Routine and SAR|
9400 Old Main Hill
|PAP/ NAPT Soil, Plant, Water and Environmental Soil Program||Complete||Complete|
4007 Cherry Ave
Kearney, NE 68848-0788
|NAPT Soil, Plant and Water Program||S4, Salinity/Sodium Evaluation (SAR), Walkley-Black OM, Olsen (Bicarbonate) P.||S4, Salinity/Sodium Evaluation (SAR), Walkley-Black OM, Olsen (Bicarbonate) P.|
|Dellavalle Laboratory, Inc.|
1910 W. McKinley Ave.
Fresno, CA 93728
|PAP / NAPT Soil, Plant and Water Program||FA2 Sodium & Salinity Assay, Gypsum Requirement||FA2 Sodium & Salinity Assay, Gypsum Requirement|
211 HWY 95
Parma, ID 83660
|PAP / NAPT Soil, Plant and Water Program||Test 70 Garden Test||Test 1 (Ag) Complete Soil Test|
|Analytical Sciences Laboratory|
University of Idaho Holm Research Center
2222 W. Sixth St.
Moscow, ID 83844-2203
|PAP / NAPT Soil and Plant Program||SNMP or SEFT; SOML; SELC; SGRQ; SNMS; SCCE||SNMP or SEFT; SOML; SELC; SGRQ; SNMS; SCCE|
* Refers to what is found on the lab's list of tests offered to clients.
** Quality Assessment Program. The North American Proficiency Testing (NAPT) Program (a program of the Soil Science Society of America assists soil, plant and water testing laboratories in their performance through inter-laboratory sample exchanges and a statistical evaluation of the analytical data. Performance Assessment Program (PAP) is a voluntary program offered as a service of the Soil Science Society of America (SSSA), Madison, WI, and operated as a part of the North American Proficiency Testing program (NAPT), and is administered by the NAPT Oversight Committee.