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Soil Sampling

With unpredictable fertilizer costs and consumption of nutrients through higher yields, the rationale for a structured soil sampling regimen has never been stronger. Advances in soil sampling practices, variable rate technology and software analytics offer an effective way to maintain input efficiency and a fertile growing environment.

Sanders® offers grid sampling as a reliable precursor to variable rate application methods.  Our certified sampling team is fully equipped and ready to sample fields on short notice.  We send soil samples to highly respected labs and have adopted one of the most comprehensive soil analyses in the industry, comprising both macronutrients and micronutrients, as our standard offering.

Sanders agronomists are experienced in the interpretation of soil test analysis and work with growers to develop fertilizer plans specific to their farms.  With a modern fleet of variable rate application equipment available, our services team will apply nutrients precisely where instructed.