Need to have the soil tested for your lawn or garden? We've got you covered! 

The Fulton County OSU Extension Office is able to send soil samples into the lab for a cost of $20 per sample. After your sample is sent off, you can expect to have an analysis within 10-14 business days. Below you will find some helpful tips for successful sampling. 

  • It is recommended to take your sample from a depth of 6 inches. 
  • The area to be included in a sample should generally be less than forty acres.
  • Samples can be taken at any time during the year, but it is recommended to be consistent with the timing from year to year. 
  • Collect roughly 2 cups of soil per sample. 
  • Place samples in a ziplock bag or container. 
  • Drop off at the Fulton County OSU Extension Office. 
  • Expect results within 10-14 business days. 

For any questions, please call our office at (419) 337-9210.