Pricing List for all Soil Test Options

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In addition to the standard analyses, soil tests may be customized to meet your individual testing needs.  At the link below, you will find a complete printable list of the standard tests, available options, and prices (effective January 2018). For more information about the soil testing service or for help filling out a soil test form, please call 603-862-3200 or email soil.testing@unh.edu.

     
Home Grounds & Garden  
Standard Gardening  Includes extractable calcium, magnesium, potassium, phosphorus, soil pH, organic matter content, and a lead screening analysis. Both conventional and organic fertilizer recommendations are given $17.00
Soil pH only Soil pH - lime recommendations only $7.00
Organic Matter Content Percentage of organic matter content $5.00
Texture class  Percentage of sand, silt, & clay particles and the corresponding textural class $25.00
Micronutrients  Includes extractable copper, iron, manganese & zinc $6.00
Heavy Metals Determines the total sorbed levels of cadmium, copper, lead, nickel, chromium & zinc using EPA methods $65.00
     
Non-Commercial Hay & Pasture
Field Soil Test Includes extractable calcium, magnesium, potassium & phosphorus, along with pH & Mehlich lime buffer pH. Results include Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC), base saturations & phosphorus saturation $12.00
Organic Matter  Percentage of organic matter content $5.00
Texture Class  Percentage of sand, silt, & clay particles and the corresponding textural class $25.00
Micronutrients  Includes extractable copper, iron, manganese & zinc $6.00
Soil pH only Soil pH, lime recommendations only $7.00
Heavy Metals Determines the total sorbed levels of cadmium, copper, lead, nickel, chromium & zinc using EPA methods $65.00
     
Commercial Fruit     
Field Soil Test  Includes extractable calcium, magnesium, potassium & phosphorus, along with pH & Mehlich lime buffer pH. Results include Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC), base saturations & phosphorus saturation $12.00
Organic Matter  Percentage of organic matter content $5.00
Texture Class  Percentage of sand, silt, & clay particles and the corresponding textural class $25.00
Micronutrients  Includes extractable copper, iron, manganese & zinc $6.00
Soil pH only Soil pH, lime recommendations only $7.00
Heavy Metals Determines the total sorbed levels of cadmium, copper, lead, nickel, chromium & zinc using EPA methods $65.00
     
Commercial Vegetable    
Field Soil Test Includes extractable calcium, magnesium, potassium & phosphorus, along with pH & Mehlich lime buffer pH. Results include Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC), base saturations & phosphorus saturation $12.00
Organic Matter  Percentage of organic matter content $5.00
Texture Class  Percentage of sand, silt, & clay particles and the corresponding textural class $25.00
Micronutrients  Includes extractable copper, iron, manganese & zinc $6.00
Soil pH only Soil pH - lime recommendations only $7.00
Heavy Metals  Determines the total sorbed   levels of cadmium, copper, lead, nickel, chromium & zinc using EPA methods $65.00
     
High Tunnel    
New Tunnel Test Includes pH, Macronutrients and organic matter content $17.00
Established Tunnel Test Includes New Tunnel test and Soluble Salts $23.00
Nitrate - Nitrogen    $8.00
Ammonium - Nitrogen    $10.00
Micronutrients  Includes extractable copper, iron, manganese & zinc $6.00
Soluble Salts    $6.00
     
Commercial Field Nursery  
Nursery Field Soil Includes extractable calcium, magnesium, potassium, phosphorus and soil pH. Conventional fertilizer recommendations $12.00
Organic Matter Content Percentage of organic matter content $5.00
Micronutrients  Includes extractable copper, iron, manganese & zinc $6.00
Soil pH only Soil pH, lime recommendations only $7.00
Texture Class  Percentage of sand, silt, & clay particles and the corresponding textural class $25.00
     
Commercial Landscape    
Standard Landscape  Includes extractable calcium, magnesium, potassium, phosphorus and soil pH. Conventional fertilizer recommendations $12.00
Organic Matter  Percentage of organic matter content $5.00
Micronutrients  Includes extractable copper, iron, manganese & zinc $6.00
Soil pH only  Soil pH - lime recommendations only $7.00
Organic Landscape   Recommendations  Includes extractable calcium, magnesium, potassium, phosphorus, organic matter content and soil pH. Organic fertilizer recommendations $17.00
Texture class  Percentage of sand, silt, & clay particles and the corresponding textural class $25.00
Heavy Metals  Determines the total sorbed levels of cadmium, copper, lead, nickel, chromium & zinc using EPA methods $65.00
Commercial Corn, Forage & Pasture  
Field Soil Test  Includes extractable calcium, magnesium, potassium & phosphorus, along with pH & Mehlich lime   buffer pH. Results include Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC), base saturations & phosphorus saturation $12.00
Organic Matter  Content Percentage of organic matter content $5.00
Texture Class  Percentage of sand, silt, & clay particles and the corresponding textural class $25.00
Micronutrients  Includes extractable copper, iron, manganese & zinc $6.00
Heavy Metals Determines the total sorbed levels of cadmium, copper, lead, nickel, chromium & zinc using EPA methods $65.00
Soil pH only Soil pH - lime recommendations only $7.00
Compost    
Standard Compost, Feedstock   Analysis  includes percent solids (and   moisture), organic matter, pH, soluble salts, total nitrogen, total carbon   and the carbon to nitrogen ratio (C:N). This test is recommended as an initial test for feedstocks to help determine appropriate mixing ratios $40.00
Standard Compost, Extracted   Macro Nutrients  includes standard feedstock plus ammonium nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium $55.00
Standard Compost, Total   Nutrients  includes standard feedstock plus ammonium nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, aluminum, calcium, magnesium, manganese, sodium, copper, iron, sulfur and zinc $70.00
Heavy Metals Determines the total sorbed levels of cadmium, copper, lead, nickel, chromium & zinc using EPA methods $65.00
Christmas Trees    
Field Soil Test  Includes extractable calcium, magnesium, potassium & phosphorus, along with pH & Mehlich lime   buffer pH. Results include Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC), base saturations & phosphorus saturation.  $12.00
Organic Matter  Percentage of organic matter content $5.00
Texture Class  Percentage of sand, silt, & clay particles and the corresponding textural class $25.00
Micronutrients  Includes extractable copper, iron, manganese & zinc $6.00
Soil pH only Soil pH - lime recommendations only $7.00
     
Biosolids    
Biosolids   test  Includes organic matter determination extractable calcium, magnesium, potassium, & phosphorus,   with pH & Mehlich lime buffer pH. Results include Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC), base saturations & phosphorus saturation $17.00
Micronutrients  Includes extractable copper, iron, manganese & zinc $6.00
Heavy Metals  Determines the total sorbed levels of cadmium, copper, lead, nickel, chromium & zinc using EPA methods $65.00
     
Non-Standard Tests    
Soluble Salts    $6.00
Total Lead    $27.00
Arsenic    $27.00
Mercury    $35.00
Molybdenum    $27.00
Selenium    $27.00
Arsenic, Selenium & Molybdenum  $65.00
Soil Nitrate    $8.00
Plant Tissue Test    $26.00

Pricing List for all Soil Test Options

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