soil test kit

Asked April 16, 2018, 1:48 PM EDT

How do I get a soil test kit for a flower & vegetable garden?

Hennepin County Minnesota horticulture

1 Response

Soil test kits are not especially reliable. We recommend instead getting a soil test done at the University of Minnesota's Soil Testing Lab. The basic test is inexpensive ($17). Here is a link:
http://soiltest.cfans.umn.edu/testing-services/lawn-garden

Also, you might want to read this:
https://www.houselogic.com/by-room/yard-patio/soil-testing/