Every sample must be accompanied by a completed submission form. Please place the form in a separate resealable bag to prevent it from getting damp or soiled. 

The total cost of testing can range from $20.00 to $100.00 for commercial production and from $20.00 to $50.00 for non-commercial production.

Clients from outside of Michigan: Please note that out-of-state sample submissions have a surcharge.


General Sample Submission Form

  • For plant health analyses and the identification of plants/weeds or arthropods (insects, spiders, ticks, etc.).


Nematode Analysis 

Depending on the client, download the appropriate nematode submission form.  

  • Standard Nematode Submission Form 

    • For soil samples from the general public.

  • MSC Soybean Cyst Nematode Submission Form 

    • For Michigan soybean growers only.

    • Please be sure to fill out all fields above the dotted line on the MSC form.  It is important that we have the correct contact information to report results.  If you desire specific recommendations regarding variety selection, indicate the SCN source of resistance in the last plated variety.


Herbicide Resistance Submission Form 

  • For the screening of herbicide resistance in weed seed samples.


MBC Blueberry Sample Submission Form

  • For Michigan blueberry growers only.
  • Please download and fill out this form if you are submitting blueberry samples under the Michigan Blueberry Commission (MBC) program.