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NDSU Soil Testing Lab

Soil Testing Lab

The NDSU soil testing lab plans to remain open and operational at this time. We will be following the safety guidelines as outlined by the NDSU safety office.

Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday 
Phone: (701) 231-8942

For USPS Deliveries:

UPS/Fedex (Physical Address):

NDSU Soil Testing Lab
Dept 7680
P.O. Box 6050
Fargo, ND 58108-6050
NDSU Soil Testing Lab
1360 Bolley Drive
Waldron Hall 103
Fargo, ND 58102

Home Owners


Research & Misc. Testing

Information Sheet Links:
Lawn & Garden Package
Price: $19.50
Additional Notes: Nitrogen, Phosphorus,
Potassium, pH, EC (Soluble Salts), OM (Organic
Matter), customized recommendations 

Information Sheet Links:
Information sheet for 1 field
Price List
Additional Notes:
North Dakota Spring Wheat and Durum Nitrogen Calculator
North Dakota Corn Nitrogen Calculator
North Dakota Corn Potassium Calculator
North Dakota Sunflower Nitrogen Calculator 

Information Sheet Links:
Research Information Sheet
Irrigation Information Sheet
Manure Information Sheet
Price List 

Frequently Asked Questions:

NDSU Soil Testing Lab

How Do I Pay My Soil Testing Lab Invoice With A Credit Card? 
Why Soil Test?
How Do I Take A Soil Sample? 
How To Collect Lawn and Garden Samples? 
How Do I Send In Soil Samples? 
What does my soil test results tell me and what do I do with the results? 
Where Is The Lab Located On The NDSU Campus? 

Favorite Links:

Soil Testing Lab Staff:

Advisory Staff:

Chemical Residue

Lawns & Landscaping

Plant Diagnostic Lab

NDSU publications for Soil and Fertilizers

Christie Erickson

Larry Swenson

Dr. Shiny Mathews

Dr. Larry Cihacek

Dr. Dave Franzen

Dr. Jay Goos

Dr. Chiwon Lee

Dr. Esther McGinnins

Dr. Abbey Wick

Dr. Chris Augustin