Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Plant testing

The following is a list of tests performed historically, along with a brief description and references suitable for inclusion in the Methods section of a publication. Not all are routinely available; please contact us to discuss your particular requirements.

Test No Test Name
202 Sample Preparation*
204 Carbon and Nitrogen
206 Nitrogen, Phosphorus, [Potassium, Calcium and Magnesium]*
208 Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Zinc*
  Test Method no. 208(i) Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Zinc (Formerly 208)*
  Test Method no. 208(ii) Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Zinc (Formerly 210)*
214 Boron*
216 Chloride*
218 Acid detergent fibre, cellulose & lignin
220 Condensed tannins*
222 Total Phenolics*

Note: tests marked * are not part of the scope of accreditation