Soil testing in Melbourne
Drinking Water Testing in Melbourne
Food Nutrition Testing in Melbourne
Plant Tissue Testing in Melbourne
Site Contamination Testing in Melbourne
Site Contamination Testing in Melbourne
Soil Testing
Soil Testing Service in Melbourne

Our suite of soil testing services delves into various soil types, catering to the diverse needs of both urban and rural projects.

Drinking Water Testing in Melbourne
Water Testing in Melbourne

The importance of clean water for its optimal functioning cannot be overstated. We offer comprehensive drinking water testing services.

Food Nutrition Testing
Food Nutrition Testing Service

Find out the energy content, protein, fat, carbohydrate, sugar, and sodium content of the packaged food using our testing service.

Plant Tissue Testing in Melbourne
Plant Tissue Testing Service

Plant tissue analysis includes examination of nutrients content of plant parts, which can helps in monitoring the nutrient status of crops.

Site Contamination Testing in Melbourne
Food Contamination Testing Service

Bacteria, viruses, and parasites such as salmonella, E. coli, listeria, and norovirus can contaminate food, making them prime sources of food poisoning.

Site Contamination Testing in Melbourne
Site and Soil Contamination Testing

Site contamination, including soil contamination, involves the presence of harmful substances like chemicals or microorganisms.

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Note: Walk-in samples are accepted at our Somerton lab on Tuesdays and Fridays, 9 AM to 3 PM. Postal and courier samples are received throughout the week.

Soil, Water, and Food Testing Laboratory in Melbourne

Test Needs Laboratory is a part of Plant Needs’ agri-consulting initiative. Based in Melbourne, Australia, our mission is to ensure the purity and safety of our sustenance, surroundings, and air by conducting comprehensive soil testingwater testingfood testing, and site contamination testing, shielding them from hazardous substances and noxious gases. Since 2006, our journey began in soil and plant nutrition consultancy, positively impacting over 10,000 Australians. Our expertise and scientific testing approaches empower us to analyse agricultural terrain for both nutrition and contamination factors.

At Test Needs, we offer comprehensive testing services in and around Melbourne. To take the first step towards healthier soil, water, and food, reach out to us at +61 (3) 9115 8105 or via email at info@testneeds.com.au.

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Our Services

We provide a wide range of testing services to farmers, industry owners, and nurseries throughout Australia.

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Drinking Water Testing

Most people consider drinking water, including tap water, to be safe. But it might not always be entirely fit for its intended purpose. It can potentially harbour chemical or biological contaminants that lead to health concerns.

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Melbourne Soil Testing

Healthy soil equals healthy plants. Identification of soil nutrients helps to improve productivity and optimise the use of fertiliser. Soil tests also indicate the appropriate rates for different soils and crops.

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Site and Soil Contamination Testing

Site contamination testing detects the presence of harmful substances like chemicals or microorganisms on or beneath the surface, jeopardising both human health and the environment.

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Food Contamination Testing

Food contamination occurs when unwanted substances enter food, leading to health issues. Food safety is a paramount concern, with various types of contamination posing risks.

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Food Nutrition Testing

Using a food testing service, you can determine the energy, protein, fat, carbohydrate, sugar, and sodium content of packaged food, along with the nutritional value and information.

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Plant Tissue Testing

Conducting a precise plant tissue test, also known as a leaf test, provides valuable insights into nutrient status and availability. It also pinpoints nutrient deficiencies.

Testimonials

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Sam Halligan

Melbourne, Victoria
We hired Test Needs to check for soil contamination testing on our farm. We received excellent service from the Test Needs team regarding our fertiliser and pesticide usage. Thank you, Test Needs.
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Luke Bowen

Melbourne, Victoria
Test Needs provided excellent solutions for the low yield problems I was facing on my orchard. Their experts pointed out the deficiencies in the plant and soil, and provided apt solutions on how to curb these issues.
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Mason Burns

Melbourne, Victoria
We hire Test Needs regularly to monitor water quality, and they always provide the best service. We can say our water source is kept safe and reliable thanks to Test Needs.

Laboratories

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Certificates

Global Soil Laboratory Network - Certificate of Registration
Global Soil Laboratory Network - Certificate of Registration
alec lucke
alec lucke
2024-04-11
We have found the tests to be thorough and informative and are implementing the recommendations for the trace mineral sprays. We will be using the recommendations elsehwere in our garden as well, for plants with similar ph requirements. We are hopeful - time will tell. Many thanks. Alec
John Smith
John Smith
2024-02-27
Great
Gennadi Rosin
Gennadi Rosin
2024-01-10
Professional service and friendly staff
Trent N
Trent N
2023-09-25
I had my soil testing done from Test Needs. I am impressed with their service and the suggestions that were given to improve the soil quality.

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