Soil and Plant Nutrient Laboratory

The MSU Soil and Plant Nutrient Laboratory (SPNL) operates as an integral part of the university providing support to teaching, research and extension programs. The SPNL offers a variety of analytical services on samples of soil, greenhouse growth media, composts, plant tissue, water and other materials related to the growing of plants (crops) received from commercial and part-time farmers, greenhouse operations, golf courses, homeowners, consultants, researchers, and others.

For more information, please visit

1066 Bogue Street Room A81 East Lansing, Michigan 48824-1325


Phone: 517-355-0218