The Geauga County Extension office has soil testing kits available for sale.

Kits are $12 (Cash, Check, Credit Card) and can be purchased at our office during normal business hours or mailed (See table below for pricing). Testing is available for gardens, home lawns, farm fields, and commercial horticulture operations.  The final report includes the chemical analysis of the soil along with lime and fertilizer recommendations for the crop specified.  Analysis is done at a non-biased university soil testing laboratory at Penn State University.

Instructions and a soil testing fact sheet are included.

A copy of the results will be mailed to you within 10 business days.  A copy will also be sent to our office, so if you have any questions Erik Draper, Commercial Horticulture Educator or Les Ober, Ag & NR Program Assistant will be able to answer them for you..

Mailing Options:

If you would like a soil testing kit mailed to you, you can either pay via our online payment site to pay by credit card or mail in a check/money order to OSU Extension, Geauga County, P.O. Box 387, Burton, OH 44021.

Credit Card Online

Please use the additional comments section to enter your mailing address information and enter the corresponding price from the chart below.

Check or Money Order

Please send a check/money order from the corresponding price below made out to the OSU Extension Geauga County and mail to P.O. Box 387, Burton, OH 44021

If you are not sure how many kits you need, please call our office so we can help determine the correct quantity for what you are trying to test.

# of Soil Testing Kits Price for Shipping & Handling Total Price
1 1.00 $13.00
2 2.00 $26.00
3 3.00 $39.00
4 4.00 $52.00
5 5.00 $65.00
6 5.00 $77.00