Nutrient Testing Form for Bahia Pastures1

Rao S. Mylavarapu, William d'Angelo, and Nancy Wilkinson 2

This document is the Nutrient Testing Form for Bahia Pastures used by the UF/IFAS Extension Soil Testing Laboratory. The sheet provides details about how to collect samples and testing fees. To download the form, visit https://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/pdffiles/SS/SS59700.pdf.

The Nutrient Testing Form for Bahia Pastures must accompany samples submitted to the UF/IFAS Extension Soil Testing Laboratory. The test is designed to estimate the nutritional needs of Florida bahiagrass pastures grown by producers. The following tests are available using this form:

1. Standard Soil and Tissue Test (pH, lime requirement, P, K, Ca, Mg)

2. Standard Soil Test (pH, lime requirement, K, Ca, Mg, and P test value only)

3. pH and Lime Requirement

4. Micronutrient Test (Cu, Mn, Zn)

Footnotes

1. This document is SL395, one of a series of the Department of Soil and Water Sciences, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date November 2013. Revised August 2019. Visit the EDIS website at https://edis.ifas.ufl.edu for the currently supported version of this publication.
2. Rao S. Mylavarapu, professor, Department of Soil and Water Science; William d'Angelo, lab manager, UF/IFAS Extension Soil Testing Lab; and Nancy Wilkinson, assistant manager, UF/IFAS Extension Soil Testing Lab; UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611.

Publication #SL395

Date: 2019-08-29

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