Manure, Slurry, Compost & Waste Water Analysis - Ward Laboratories Inc.

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Manure & Compost Routine

$36.00 USD

This test is ideal for producers seeking to use their manure as a valuable resource or dispose of it in an environmentally responsible manner. 

We will test the sample you submit for the following:

  • pH
  • Boron
  • Calcium
  • Copper
  • Iron
  • Magnesium
  • Manganese
  • Total nitrogen
  • Ammonium-nitrogen
  • Nitrate-nitrogen
  • Organic-nitrogen
  • Phosphorus
  • Potassium
  • Sulfur
  • Zinc
  • Soluble salts
  • Moisture
  • Dry matter
  • SAR sodium

Manure & Compost Complete

$43.75 USD

You’ll get the same package as the Manure & Compost Routine, PLUS we’ll analyze your sample’s C:N ratio. This package is the best option for producers looking to use their manure or compost to encourage a beneficial C:N balance in their soil.

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Manure & Compost Routine + Ash

$42.25 USD

Routine plus Total Carbon and C:N Ratio

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Looking for individual analyses?

Manure, Slurry, Compost and Wastewater Analysis

Updated October 13, 2020. All prices are subject to change without notice.
All prices are in USD.

Manure, Slurry, Compost and Wastewater Analysis
MANURE & COMPOST ROUTINE $36.00
MANURE & COMPOST ROUTINE + ASH $42.25
MANURE & COMPOST COMPLETE $43.75
Individual Analysis
ASH $6.25
BIOLOGICAL OXYGEN DEMAND (5 DAY)* $28.75
BULK DENSITY $6.75
CBOD* $36.00
C:N RATIO (NOT ASH) $16.00
CHEMICAL OXYGEN DEMAND* $22.00
CHLORIDE $8.00
DISSOLVED OXYGEN* $8.00
DRY MATTER $6.00
IRON RELATED BACTERIA $19.25
ORGANIC CARBON $8.75
PARTIAL ALKALINITY $11.00
pH & EC $8.00
TOTAL ALKALINITY $11.00
TOTAL CARBON $7.75
TOTAL DISSOLVED SOLIDS $9.25
TOTAL SUSPENDED SOLIDS $9.25
TOTAL SOLIDS* $8.00

*Delineates analyses only available for wastewater

Heavy Metals
Digest Fee* $20.00/ sample
Heavy Metals $20.00/ metal/ sample
Arsenic, Cadmium, Chromium, Cobalt, Lead, Nickel, Selenium

*All samples analyzed for heavy metals will be charged a $20.00 digestion fee per sample regardless of the number of metals analyzed.