Show your Farm Bureau membership card at Ashtabula, Geauga, Lake or Trumbull County OSU Extension offices between Oct. 25 and Nov. 30, 2018 to get your FREE test! Only valid for Farm Bureau members.*
Who should soil test? Anyone applying lime and/or fertilizer to gardens, yards, pastures, hay and crop fields, etc.
Why should you fall soil test? According to OSU Extension, fall is an ideal time to sample soil for several reasons: 1. Soils often have an ideal moisture range that makes sampling easy. 2. It gives producers ample time to apply fertilizer or lime before the next crop. 3. It helps ensure spring planting will not be delayed.
When can you get your free test? Oct. 25-Nov. 30 during your county OSU Extension office’s regular business hours.
How do you obtain your free test? Go to your county OSU Extension office, show your Farm Bureau membership card, (call 440-426-2195 for your ID number if you don’t have a card,) pick up your FREE soil test, have Extension analyze your results if needed.
*Pick up your free soil test at your county Extension office:
Ashtabula: 30 Wall Street, Jefferson, OH
Geauga: 14269 Claridon-Troy Road, Burton, OH
Lake: 99 E Erie Street, Painesville, OH
Trumbull: 520 W Main Street, Cortland, OH