The SGS Agricultural Laboratory in Somerset West, South Africa offers a wide range of Analytical Testing Services for soil, leaves, fertilizers and water, and with a government-approved soil sample import license, the lab receives samples from all over Africa.

Year to date the laboratory has analyzed 90,000 soil samples and 15,500 leaf samples. A new ICP was recently acquired which will enhance capacity by 20% and ensure that the increase in demand for the lab services is addressed.

The laboratory is committed to providing reliable, timely and accurate results, enabling the grower to maximize profits through optimum yields, while at the same time protecting the environment through accurate and correct application of fertilizers.

For more details on Soil and Leaf Nutrient Management Services in South Africa, please contact:

Stuart Shepherd

SGS South Africa (PTY) Ltd
Building H1
De Beers Ave,
Somerset West, Western Cape
South Africa
t: +27 21 852 7899
m: +27 82 600 7332
f: +27 86 532 7889

About SGS

The SGS Group is the global leader and innovator in inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognised as the global benchmark in quality and integrity. With more than 56,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,000 offices and laboratories around the world.