Field Lab Kit


We want to make soil testing more accessible to growers.

Using this Field Lab Kit, you will be able to complete 20 of the Soil Life Tests that we do here in our soil biology lab (Fungal/Bacterial Biomass, pH, EC, and more), on your own! This Kit includes: 1 Waxed Canvas Backpack, 1 Extech EC/pH Meter and supplies, 1 MicroBiometer Kit, 1 Soil Coring Device, Cleaning Supplies/Equipment, 10 Compostable Bags for taking samples, our “How-To Use the Field Lab Kit Guide,” and a Template to reprint your own Earthfort Report cards! For full details on what this kit includes, please read below.

Please reach out if you’d like to place an order for more than one, OR if you have any specific questions we can help with!

12 in stock

Product Description:

This Field Lab Kit includes:

Item Description
Waxed Canvas Backpack A durable and water-resistant backpack for carrying the field lab kit.
Extech EC/pH Meter A device for measuring the electrical conductivity (EC) and pH levels of soil samples.
Extech Weighted Tube Base Holds the included ExTech plastic tubes while testing EC/pH levels of soil samples.
MicroBiometer Test Kit A 20-minute test kit to determine microbial biomass and fungal to bacterial ratio.
Soil Coring Device A tool for collecting soil samples at the recommended depth.
Cleaning Napkins Disposable napkins for cleaning the equipment after use.
Compostable Bags for Soil Samples Bags made of compostable material for collecting and storing soil samples.
Collapsible Water Cup A portable, collapsible cup for cleaning equipment with water.
Printed Copy of “How-To Field Guide” A guide with images and detailed instructions for using the field lab kit.