The Central Analytical Laboratory is now the Soil Health Laboratory
We are a service and teaching laboratory focusing on soil health, soil fertility, and plant tissue analysis. We accept sample submissions from researchers, industry, and private individuals.
LAB UPDATES**2022 PAP Certified for Soil Testing (Performance Assessment Program)
COVID-19: The Soil Health Lab is open and accepting samples. Personnel is following OSU COVID-19 Safety & Success Protocols.
SAMPLE-DROP OFF: Please contact the lab via email if you'd like to drop off samples in person. We have contactless drop-offs.
CONTACT US: The best and fastest approach to reaching the lab at this time is via our email at Soil.Lab@oregonstate.edu. Calls may take up to one week to return but email response time is within 48 hours.
TURNAROUND TIME: Expect 6-8 weeks for processing time (dependent on sample size and package selection) as we are experiencing large sample volumes at this time. This estimate does not include shipping time.
ANALYSIS DELAYS: Available water holding capacity is currently delayed until further notice.