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TOMATO BLOSSOM END-ROT & BORON

Tomato Blossom End Rot (BER) seems to be a subject of ongoing discussion – most recently in articles published by Underwood Gardens: ( http://www.underwoodgardens.com/slide-gardening-tips-and-tricks/blossom-end-rot-what-to-do/ ) and Mother Earth News: ( http://www.motherearthnews.com/organic-gardening/blossom-end-rot-prevention-and-treatment-zbcz1502.aspx ), but we have seen many other articles in different publications about the same topic, over the years. While it is true enough that […]

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Texas Plant and Soil Lab continues to help farmers and growers all around the world!

Texas Plant and Soil Lab welcomes new customers and test samples from all around the world. This last month we have had samples and tests from the following places for the following crops: • From Mexico, we received plant samples for broccoli, garlic, mustard, onion and turnip. • From Mexico, the lab received fertilizer samples […]

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Texas Plant & Soil Labs Proprietary Plant Nutritional Standards

TP&S Lab The secret to TP&S Lab’s success is our proprietary plant nutritional standards, which have been continuously updated since standards were initially published in the early 1950s – standards under which, most labs (whether private or institutional) still operate. Our ever-dynamic standards accommodate generally-declining soil conditions and new crop varieties – among other things. […]

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Soil Test Samples Drying Before Testing

We’re running a skeleton crew today to keep all lab testing processing on time even during the New Year’s Holiday week. We will be closed Thursday, January 1st so that our families and yours can spend time celebrating the New Year. Business-day turn-around times on all testing should remain consistent. Soil Sample Bags Drying Before […]

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Happy Monday from TPSL on New Year’s Week

Happy Monday from TP&S Lab! We’ve got a skeleton crew running this week, so we can keep all of your soil testing, your plant testing – all lab testing – running on schedule. We’ll be closed Thursday, January 1st for New Year’s Day and back in the lab with a skeleton crew on Friday, January […]

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TP&S Lab News for December

Please download the PDF for our latest lab news! TP&S LAB NEWS DECEMBER 2014 New ICP Machine at Texas Plant and Soil Lab! Latest From Our Blog TOMATO BLOSSOM END-ROT & BORON Texas Plant and Soil Lab continues to help farmers and growers all around the world! Texas Plant & Soil Labs Proprietary Plant Nutritional […]

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TP&S Lab Stories from October Newsletter

Curing diseased fields, restoring hailed-out crops, growing record-breaking yields, saving family farms: TP&S Lab is changing the path of global agriculture one test at a time. Read real stories in our October Newsletter, Pages 5-10: http://www.texasplantandsoillab.com/lab-testing/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/TPSL-LAB-NEWS-2014-10.pdf We’ll Make You More Money and You Can Leave the Science to Us. TP&S Lab – 956-383-0739 Latest From […]

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TP&S Lab News October 2014

Greetings! There is a lot happening at TP&S Lab and we’re excited to tell you all about events in October. Please download our PDF for New from the Lab! TPSL LAB NEWS OCT 2014 (This is a 22MB PDF and may take a moment to load. Thanks for your patience.) This month’s News PDF includes […]

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Some Much Needed Rain

While drought conditions continue across much of Texas and the Southwest, we got some much needed rain at the lab this month. Just a few pictures of flash flooding around the Lab in Edinburg. Rain at the Lab in the front lot – September 12th 2014 Rain at the Lab looking to the East – […]

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Water, Plant and Soil Lab

TP&S Lab: We work hard so you don’t have tube. 956-383-0739 Latest From Our Blog TOMATO BLOSSOM END-ROT & BORON Texas Plant and Soil Lab continues to help farmers and growers all around the world! Texas Plant & Soil Labs Proprietary Plant Nutritional Standards Soil Test Samples Drying Before Testing Happy Monday from TPSL on […]

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New Acres Ad Coming for October 2014

Be sure to check out our full-page ad in the new October 2014 Acres U.S.A. Magazine. And just in case you missed last months, here it is! TP&S Lab’s Full-page Ad in Acres U.S.A. Magazine Sept 2014 Latest From Our Blog TOMATO BLOSSOM END-ROT & BORON Texas Plant and Soil Lab continues to help farmers […]

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Soil Testing for Lawn and Gardens

Soil Testing Improves Residential Lawns and Gardens TPSL Soil Testing for Garden Vegetables The benefit in crop yields from soil testing is not just for large-scale farmers and agri-corps. Soil testing has proven to have incredible benefits for residents that find themselves trying to maintain greener, fuller lawns while facing obstacles such as drought and […]

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TPSL Fires Up the New Atomic Absorption Spectrometer!

Texas Plant and Soil Lab Fires Up the New Atomic Absorption Spectrometer (AA)! As part of our ongoing efforts to provide you with the most accurate and timely soil and water analyses possible, we have acquired a brand-new Thermo Fisher AA. TPSL Fires Up the New Atomic Absorption Spectrometer TP&S Lab will use the instrument […]

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Sneak Peek: New Equipment at the Lab.

We’ve got a sneak peek of something cool we’re cooking back in the lab! More soon. TPSL brings their new AA machine online Latest From Our Blog TOMATO BLOSSOM END-ROT & BORON Texas Plant and Soil Lab continues to help farmers and growers all around the world! Texas Plant & Soil Labs Proprietary Plant Nutritional […]

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Water Testing Laboratory at TP&S Lab

We’re Testing Samples from All Over the World As drought conditions worsen in much of the world and California’s agriculture takes a devastating down-turn from lack of water, it is more crucial than ever that water testing and management become an essential part of farming and big agriculture. Even today, while many farmers go under, […]

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TP&S Lab Tests for Heavy Metals in Liquids and Soils

TP&S Lab Tests for Heavy Metals in Liquids and Soils You can now order our Heavy Metals Testing online at our store-front vendor SoilKits.com. Ordering on line is convenient and safe and secure. Ordering online gives your testing online tracking and provides updates on your sample and testing status via email. You can order Heavy […]

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Lab Manager Richard D. Ramirez and Vice President of Research Dr. Larry Zibilske

Lab Manager Richard D. Ramirez (Left) and Vice President of Research Dr. Larry Zibilske (Right) working out new analytical procedures at TP&S Lab. Happy Monday Everyone! Wishing everyone a safe a productive work week. Latest From Our Blog TOMATO BLOSSOM END-ROT & BORON Texas Plant and Soil Lab continues to help farmers and growers all […]

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Mirtha Valdez Named Office Manager

Mirtha Valdez has been appointed Office Manager! As such, she is responsible for the day-to-day business operations. But when the samples come in and we’re short-handed, she pitches right in! TPSL Office Manager Mirtha Valdez TPSL Office Manager Mirtha Valdez Weighing Soil Samples TPSL Office Manager Mirtha Valdez with chemist Frank Rivera in the background. […]

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Chemist Frank Rivera named Assistant Manager of Laboratory Services

Please join us in congratulating Chemist Frank Rivera, who has been named Assistant Manager of Laboratory Services. TP&S Lab’s Assistant Manager of Laboratory Services Frank Rivera In addition to being a production chemist, Frank has shown great initiative in streamlining procedures, identifying production bottlenecks and assisting Vice President of Research, Dr. Larry Zibilske and Manager […]

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Soil Testing Maryland

Testing This Week at TP&S Lab: Soil Samples from Maryland Testing Soil from Maryland this Week at TP&S Lab TP&S Lab tests soil from all over the world and this week we are pleased to be serving clients in Maryland with soil samples for corn crops. TP&S Lab has been developing proprietary nutritional guidelines for […]

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Water Testing Oregon

Testing This Week: Water Samples from Oregon for Alfalfa Testing Water Samples from Oregon for Alfalfa TP&S Lab tests water samples from all over the world and makes recommendations for crops related to your watering needs. This week we’re testing water samples sent in from Oregon, used for irrigation of Alfalfa crops. TP&S Lab has […]

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Behind the Closed Door

Do you know what lies behind the closed door? TPSL Closed Door Top Secret Sadly, this is all we can show you of our new, proprietary, in-house designed-and-built Samples Drying Chamber for soils and plants. As well, it encloses our (also proprietary) samples drying apparatus. Plant samples and soil samples must be thoroughly dry before […]

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Boron Infographic from TP&S Lab

Boron is Crucial to Plant Development. Too little of it, and your crops won’t grow. Too much of it, and your plants are poisoned. After decades of recording Boron depletion in soil – due in large part to depletion of Organic Matter – TP&S Lab has started as of 2014 to include Boron testing in […]

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Iowa Soil Testing

This Week at TP&S Lab: Testing Soil from Iowa Soil Testing Iowa for Corn Crops and Soybean Crops TP&S Lab is Testing Soil from Iowa this week for Corn Crops and Soybean Crops. TP&S Lab has proprietary nutritional guidelines for these crops and more for farmers, gardeners and big growers in Iowa and all over […]

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Arizona Soil Testing

Testing this week at TP&S Lab: Soil from Arizona Testing this week at TP&S Lab: Soil from Arizona We’ve been testing soil for all of the United States and the World since 1938. This week we’re pleased to service our fine customers in Arizona with Soil Sample testing. Arizona’s top producing agriculture are all crops […]

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Fertilizer Testing from Mexico

Testing This Week at TP&S Lab: Fertilizer from Mexico Fertilizer Testing Mexico – This week at TP&S Lab TP&S Lab is a global agricultural laboratory with customers from farms all over the U.S.A. and the world. This week at TP&S Lab we’re pleased to be testing fertilizer from Mexico. Countries and Countrymen alike trust TP&S […]

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Soil Testing for Olive Orchards in Argentina

Argentina Olive Orchard Soil Testing Testing this Week at TP&S Lab: Soil from Olive Orchards in Argentina Soil Testing for Olive Orchards in Argentina TP&S Lab is pleased and proud to support Olive growers in Texas and beyond! From California to Arizona to Argentina to Georgia, TP&S Lab has been helping olive orchards realize bigger […]

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Water Testing Georgia

Georgia Water Testing Testing this Week at TP&S Lab: Water From Georgia Water Testing from Georgia this week at TP&S Lab TP&S Lab test water from all over the world and we’re proud to serve our clients in Georgia. Georgia has a rich and varied selection of prominent crops including cotton, peanuts, corn, tobacco, hay, […]

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Water Testing Kentucky

Kentucky Water Testing Testing this Week at TP&S Lab: Water from Kentucky Kentucky Water Testing this Week at TP&S Lab TP&S Lab is a global Water Plant and Soil Laboratory serving everyone from super farms with thousands of hectares to the residential lawn and garden enthusiast. This week we are pleased to include our customers […]

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Soil Testing Colombia

Colombia Soil Testing Testing this Week at TP&S Lab: Soil from Colombia Testing This Week at TP&S Lab: Soil From Colombia TP&S Lab is pleased to serve clients in Colombia for soil testing for Avocados. Latest From Our Blog TOMATO BLOSSOM END-ROT & BORON Texas Plant and Soil Lab continues to help farmers and growers […]

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Plant Testing Missouri

Testing Plant Samples from Missouri This weeks at TP&S Lab: Testing Plant Samples of Hay from Missouri! Testing This Week At TP&S Lab: Plant From Missouri TP&S Lab is pleased to serve our clients in Missouri. With Plant Sap, Leaf and Petiole testing, TP&S Lab can diagnose hidden hunger and nutritional imbalances before signs of […]