At DAKOTA Analytical, we offer complete soil testing for the golf course and sports fields industries. Analyzing the health of your existing rootzone can assist in lowering input costs, lessen disease pressure, and allow for enhanced management under high stress by ensuring the material is favorable for the environment. Our full-service physical soil testing laboratory is accredited by the American Association for Lab Accreditation (A2LA) and is in place to promptly provide the answers you need to efficiently manage the turf in your care.
We specialize in quality assurance on construction projects and can test your completed mixes or create the proper custom blend for your project. We are able to test any rootzone material, including peat, soil, mulch, compost, rice hulls, sphagnum, and inorganic, as well as any material used for drainage or bunkers.
To submit a sample for analysis, please click the button below and download our DAKOTA Analysis sample submittal form. Once completed, please send the form along with your sample to DAKOTA Analytical, Inc., 833 Gateway Dr. NE, East Grand Forks, MN 56721. For instructions on taking soil or undisturbed soil samples, please see below.
DAKOTA Analytical is driven by the goal of providing customers with the highest quality information possible through the use of contemporary and advanced practices. Emphasis on quality is underscored by the total commitment of management to good, professional laboratory practice and to the quality of its testing, calibration and quality assurance program. Management's commitment is to comply with the ISO/IEC 17025 Standard and to continually improve effectiveness of the management system. All laboratory personnel concerned with testing and calibration activities will familiarize themselves with the quality documentation and implement the policies and procedures in their work. This total commitment is the foundation of a high-quality testing service that allows us to provide customers with accurate, meaningful, and timely information.
DAKOTA Analytical is zealously protective of customer information, and maintains strict and absolute customer confidentiality. Confidentiality is maintained by placing written, mutual confidentiality agreements into force; releasing information to third parties only upon the express, written authorization of the customer; and taking precautions to ensure confidential transfer of information between Dakota Analytical and its customers by facsimile (fax), e-mail, and telephone.