soil sample information form
Soil Minerals and Soil Testing for Organic Gardeners



submitted by: date:
area name (ex: veg garden #1,North orchard, pasture #2):
email address: test#:(office use only)

city, county, state, (for climate purposes):


size of area sampled: sampling depth :
approx. soil texture (from 1-10, 1 is pure sand, 10 is pure clay)sand 1  2  3   4  5  6  7  8  9  10 clay
soil source (circle one) native topsoil       native subsoil      imported topsoil       imported subsoil

crop to be grown (ex: vegies, flowers, bent grass, blueberries etc):


new site?  yes   no                 number of years in production or present use:

fertilizers or amendments used, past two years (include compost and manure):



any weed problems (the type of weed can tell us a lot):



other comments or questions:





Instructions for taking the soil sample are HERE