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Soil and Plant Sampling

Adequate soil and plant sampling are key toSoil sample a reliable diagnosis of nutrient availability in the soil and its uptake by plants. The procedures vary with the crop and the objective. Click in the links below to access specific information about sampling for:

Standard Procedures for Soil Sampling

Georeferenced Soil Sampling

Soil Sampling for Gardeners

Deep Soil Sampling for Nutrient Management

Plant Tissue Sampling

Diagnostic Sampling (Soil and plant)

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Luke Gatiboni, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Luke GatiboniExtension Soil Fertility Specialist and Assistant Professor Call Dr. Luke Email Dr. Luke Crop & Soil Sciences
NC State Extension, NC State University
Page Last Updated: 11 months ago
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