Agriculture and Food Plant Tissue Testing
SGS’s plant tissue analysis can improve your fertility management planning, protect your crops and maximize your yields.
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We can perform tissue sampling from the emergence of the crop and through the first six weeks of growth – and at the fully grown, reproductive stage too. Testing at the earlier stages provides a useful indication of nutrient uptake and can help determine the cost-effectiveness of additional fertilizer applications. Tests at maturity can quantify the actual uptake of nutrients and be used to determine fertility requirements for the following season.
We use a Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) to analyze our remote sensing measurements, and conduct a variety of tests including:
To find out more about our plant tissue testing services, contact SGS now.