A soil health test provides a reference point to use when gauging the current quality of your soil and the impact of any management steps taken to improve that soil's quality. The new AgSource soil health assessment includes 3 different package options - Basic, Routine and Complete.
What's included in the Soil Health Assessment?
All Soil Health samples are analyzed for the following: Soil pH, Buffer pH, Excess Carbonate, Soluble Salt, Organic Matter, Phosphorus, Potassium, Magnesium, Calcium Sodium, Nitrate, Sulfur, Zinc, Manganese, Copper, Iron, Boron, Calculated CEC and % of Base Saturation.
Basic - includes: Soil Health Score, Solvita CO2 Respiration, C:N Ratio
Routine - includes Basic plus Water Soluble analysis of Carbon, Total Nitrogen, Nitrate-N, Ammoniacal-N, Orthophosphate-P, & Water Saturation %
Complete - includes Routine plus Haney H3A Extraction: Orthophosphate-P, Phosphorus, Potassium, Calcium, Iron and Aluminum
What to learn more about soil health? Click here to read about the three components of soil health: biological, chemical and physical.