Livestock Waste Testing Form1

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

This document is the Livestock Waste Testing Form (SL397) used by the UF/IFAS Extension Analytical Services Laboratories. The sheet provides details about collecting samples and testing fees. To download the form, visit

The Livestock Waste Testing Form must accompany livestock owners' samples submitted to the UF/IFAS Extension Livestock Waste Testing Laboratory. This form allows for the following tests:

1. Standard Manure Test (pH, N, P, K, NH-4, % moisture, % solids, and % ash)

2. Micronutrients (Cu, Zn, Mn)


1. This document is SL397, one of a series of the Department of Soil and Water Sciences, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date November 2013. Reviewed July 2017. Visit the EDIS website at
2. Rao S. Mylavarapu, professor, Soil and Water Sciences Department; 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.