BEFORE YOU DO ANYTHING, KNOW THE CONDITION OF YOUR SOIL!
- WHEN: Anytime throughout the season, minimum of twice annually.
- WHERE: Pull samples from various locations on the field using a grid like pattern.
- HOW: Use a small shovel or preferably a core sampler to remove a 3” deep core. Remove any turf. Mix all the samples in a bucket and pull a representative sample for sending to lab.
Where To Get Test Kits:
Penn State Agricultural Analytical Services 814-863-0841, Penn State Extension Office (check for your local office), S & S Processing, Athletic Field Services 800-237-SOIL , any testing lab or facility offering a complete soil testing service.