AESL - Soil Test Circulars

Soil Test Publications and Tools

The following document and describe proper soil and plant sampling procedures, new soil testing procedures, test result interpretation, and their use in fertilization decisions.

NumberTitleURL
How the University of Georgia Soil, Plant, and Water Laboratory Measures and Reports Soil pH Results http://aesl.ces.uga.edu/soil/soilpH.html
C-853 How to Convert an Inorganic Fertilizer Recommendation to an Organic One http://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.cfm?number=C853
C-874 Determining Lime Requirement Using the Equilibrium Lime Buffer Capacity http://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.cfm?number=C874
C-875 Soil pH and Salt Concentration http://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.cfm?number=C875
C-896 Soil Testing for Home Lawns,
Gardens, and Wildlife Food Plots
http://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.cfm?number=C896
C-1019 Soil Salinity Testing, Data Interpretation and Recommendations http://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.cfm?number=C1019
C-1040 Cation Exchange Capacity and Base Saturation http://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.cfm?number=C1040
C-1075 Urban Gardening: Assessing Soils for Contamination http://extension.uga.edu/publications/files/pdf/C%201075_2.PDF
B-1466 The Cover Crop Nitrogen Availability Calculator http://extension.uga.edu/publications/files/pdf/C%201075_2.PDF
Soil Test Kit for Home Lawns, Gardens, and Wildlife Plots http://aesl.ces.uga.edu/publications/soil/SoilTestKit.pdf
Lime Tables http://aesl.ces.uga.edu/LimeTables.pdf
Proper Soil Sampling and Analysis for Nutrient Needs Determination in Loblolly, Longleaf, and Slash Pine Stands http://www.forestproductivity.net/fertilization/soil_sampling_sept_2010.pdf
Mid-rotation rate of return (ROR) estimates with a single nitrogen+phosphorus or nitrogen+phosphorus+potassium fertilizer application in loblolly, longleaf, and slash pine stands http://www.forestproductivity.net/fertilization/ror_estimates_sept_2010.pdf
A checklist for fertilization of loblolly, longleaf and slash pine stands http://www.forestproductivity.net/fertilization/fertilization_checklist_sept_2010.pdf
Phosphorus Fertilization at Establishment in Loblolly and Slash Pine Stands on Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain Sites http://www.forestproductivity.net/fertilization/P-fert%2012-09%20revised.pdf
Mid-rotation Pine Stand Fertilization Calculator http://aesl.ces.uga.edu/soil/pine/
Fertilization Calculator: N-P2O5-K2O http://aesl.ces.uga.edu/soil/fertcalc/