Soil, water and Plant testing laboratory

Establishment of  Soil, Plant and water testing Laboratory on 01.04.05

ICAR, New Delhi has sanctioned Soil, Plant and Water testing laboratory at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Hanumanamatti  for the benefit of the farming community in analyzing soil for available nutrients and water for suitability of irrigation.  the laboratory is well equipped with several with several modern equipments for analysis of nutrients in soil and plant and also to asses quality of water for irrigation purpose. 

The laboratory provides information on soil testing, fertilizer recommendation, reclamation of problematic soils, compost preparation, waste recycling for maximizing the productivity by maintaining soil health.  It also facilitate training on soil, plant and water testing for different targeted groups

   

Services of soil,plant and water testing laboratory

 

  Year wise details of samples analyzed

Year

Details

No. of Samples

No. of Farmers

No. of Villages

Amount realized

2005-06

Soil Samples

32

32

20

1600.00

Water Samples

21

21

15

1050.00

Total

53

53

35

2650.00

2006-07

Soil Samples

07

07

05

350.00

Water Samples

07

07

05

350.00

Total

14

14

10

700.00

2007-08

Soil Samples

87

87

60

4350.00

Water Samples

87

87

60

4350.00

Total

174

174

120

8700.00

2008-09

Soil Samples

208

208

97

10400.00

Water Samples

212

212

101

10600.00

Total

420

420

198

21000.00

2009-10

Soil Samples

152

152

25

7600.00

Water Samples

148

148

38

7400.00

Total

300

300

63

15000.00

2010-11

Soil Samples

976

944

187

64620.00

Water Samples

973

940

189

54850.00

Total

1949

1884

376

119470.00

2011-12

Soil Samples

2583 2583 375 176300.00

Water Samples

2183 2183 358 110550.00

Total

4766 Max 2583 Max 375 286850.00
2012-13

Soil Samples

3906 3892 Max 375 244050.00

Water Samples

3369 3362 Max 358 173750.00

Total

7275 7254 Max 375 417800.00
2013-14

Soil Samples

3930 3887 Max 312 253200.00

Water Samples

3677 3662 Max 291 183850.00
Plant Samples 61 2 2 16300.00
Manure Samples 4 2 2 600.00

Total

7672 7553 Max 320 453950.00
2014-15

Soil Samples

2237 2232 377 145750.00

Water Samples

2003 2003 350 100200.00

Total

4240 4235 Max 320 245950.00