Computer Crop Codes for Soil Samples

All Recommendations for these crops will be given per acre – See below for square footage recommendation codes.

Agronomic Crops (acreage)

  • 000 No recommendations given
  • 050 Alfalfa
  • 007 Annual legumes (Arrowleaf, Yuchi, Crimson, etc)
  • 005 Annual legumes on summer grass pasture (Bahia, Dallis, or Bermudagrass)
  • 006 Annual legumes on winter grass pasture (Ryegrass and/or Small Grain)
  • 033 Bahiagrass Pasture
  • 035 Coastal Bermudagrass, Establishment
  • 034 Coastal Bermudagrass Pasture
  • 036 Coastal Bermudagrass or Bahiagrass Hay
  • 104 Canola
  • 031 Cool-Season Perennial Grass Pasture (Fescue)
  • 032 Cool-Season Perennial Grass Pasture (Orchardgrass)
  • 037 Cool-Season Perennial Grass-Legume Pasture
  • Corn, Grain – (Yield Goals)

  • C80 80 bu/A
  • C90 90 bu/A
  • C100 100 bu/A
  • C110 110 bu/A
  • C120 120 bu/A
  • C130 130 bu/A
  • C140 140 bu/A
  • C150 150 bu/A
  • C160 160 bu/A
  • C170 170 bu/A
  • C180 180 bu/A
  • C190 190 bu/A
  • C200 200 bu/A
  • C210 210 bu/A
  • C220 220 bu/A
  • C230 230 bu/A
  • C240 240 bu/A
  • C250 250 bu/A
  • 021 Corn (in rotation before soybeans)
  • 023 Corn for silage
  • 001 Dryland Cotton
  • 002 Irrigated Cotton
  • 049 Fescue Hay
  • 025 Grain Sorghum or Grain Sorghum in rotation after Wheat, Millet, Sudan
  • 024 Grain Sorghum for silage, Sudan
  • 010 Lespedeza, Common
  • 011 Lespedeza, Sericea
  • 008 Peanuts
  • 009 Perennial Peanuts
  • 012 Rice, Upland, Irrigated
  • 003 Sesame
  • 029 Small Grain for grain (Canola, Oats, Chufa, Rye, Wheat, Rice, Flax, Milo)
  • 030 Small Grain (in rotation before soybeans)
  • 097 Small Grain Silage
  • Soybeans (Yield goals)

  • S30 30 bu/A
  • S40 40 bu/A
  • S50 50 bu/A
  • S60 60 bu/A
  • S70 70 bu/A
  • S80 80 bu/A
  • 019 Soybeans with Sorghum silage
  • 027 Sugarcane
  • 028 Sunflowers
  • 026 Sweet Sorghum, Switch Grass
  • 039 Temporary Annual Grazing, Summer, Millet/Sudan
  • 038 Temporary Annual Grazing, Winter, Rye
  • 098 Tobacco bed
  • 099 Tobacco

Wildlife (acreage)

  • 140 Dove Field – Corn or Grain Sorghum
  • 141 Dove Field – Peredovic Sunflower
  • 142 Fall Deer – Forage Alfalfa
  • 143 Fall Deer – Forage Chicory
  • 144 Fall Deer Mix – Brassicas
  • 145 Fall Deer Mix – Cool Season Annual Grasses (including oat, rye, wheat, triticale)
  • 146 Fall Deer Mix – Cool Season Grasses with Cloverfall
  • 147 Fall Deer Mix - Legumes
  • 101 Grasses for Wildlife (including chufa)
  • 102 Legumes for Wildlife (including alyceclover, asechynomene, and lablab)
  • 103 Legume/Grass Mix for Wildlife

Truck Crops (acreage)

  • 051 Asparagus, establishing
  • 066 Asparagus, maintenance
  • 060 Beets
  • 061 Broccoli
  • 120 Brussel Sprouts
  • 062 Cabbage
  • 052 Cantaloupes (or mixed melons) (bareground)
  • 132 Cantaloupes (or mixed melons) (plasticulture)
  • 063 Carrots
  • 079 Cauliflower
  • 064 Collards
  • 053 Cucumbers (bareground)
  • 133 Cucumbers (plasticulture)
  • 065 Eggplant (bareground)
  • 134 Eggplant (plasticulture)
  • 072 Leafy Greens, Kale
  • 122 Leek
  • 054 Lettuce (Endive, Escarole, Leaf, and Romaine)
  • 055 Lime Beans
  • 056 Okra
  • 068 Onions, Bulb
  • 067 Onions, Green
  • 121 Mustard
  • 127 Parsley
  • 125 Parsnip
  • 126 Pea, English
  • 073 Peas, Blackeyed and Southern
  • 069 Pepper (bareground)
  • 131 Pepper (plasticulture)
  • 070 Pole Beans
  • 095 Potatoes, Irish
  • 076 Potatoes, Sweet
  • 014 Pumpkins
  • 130 Radish
  • 124 Rutabaga
  • 057 Snapbeans
  • 073 Southern Peas (Black-eye Peas)
  • 071 Spinach
  • 058 Squash (Winter)
  • 129 Squash (Summer)
  • 075 Sweet Corn
  • 078 Tomatoes (bareground)
  • 128 Tomatoes (plasticulture)
  • 123 Turnips
  • 059 Watermelon

Golf Course and Other Turf Crops (Acreage)

  • 040 Athletic Fields
  • 042 Bentgrass Golf Green
  • 043 Bermudagrass Golf Green/Tee
  • 106 Carpetgrass
  • 107 Centipedegrass
  • 112 Cool-Season Grass Maintenance (Orchard, Kentucky Bluegrass, Ryegrass)
  • 041 Golf Fairway
  • 045 Roadside Turf Establishment
  • 046 Roadside Turf Maintenance
  • 105 St. Augustinegrass
  • 113 Turf Establishment
  • 114 Warm Season Grass Maintenance (Zoyziagrass, Bermuda, Bahia)

Fruit and Nut Crops (acreage)

  • 080 Apple
  • 082 Blueberries
  • 084 Grapes (Bunch or Muscadine)
  • 013 Kiwi
  • 085 Nectarines
  • 086 Peaches,Citrus
  • 081 Pears
  • 088 Pecans
  • 087 Plums
  • 074 Strawberries, Blackberries, Brambles

Flowers, Shrubs, and Trees (acreage)

  • 108 Annual Flowers
  • 109 Azaleas
  • 109 Camellias
  • 211 Pine Trees
  • 110 Perennial Flowers
  • 109 Rhododendron
  • 108 Roses
  • 117 Shrubs
  • 092 Trees, Christmas

Recommendation for these crops will be given per 100 or 1000 square feet - See above for acreage recommendation codes.

Lawns and Small Area Turf (square footage)     

  • 111 Bentgrass Golf Green
  • 118 Bermudagrass Golf Green or Tee
  • 093 Carpetgrass
  • 094 Centipede
  • 044 Cool-season Grass Maintenance – winter Fescue, Rye, Orchard
  • 119 St. Augustinegrass
  • 047 Turf Establishment (use Crop Code 93 or 94 when establishing Carpetgrass or Centipede)
  • 048 Warm-season Grass Maintenance – including Zoysia, Bermuda, Bahia, etc (does not include centipede, Carpetgrass or St. Augustinegrass) 

Shrubs and Flowers (square footage)

  • 017 Annual flowers, wildflowers
  • 096 Azaleas
  • 096 Camellias
  • 016 Perennial Flowers, ivy, wildflowers
  • 096 Rhododendron
  • 017 Roses
  • 015 Shrubs, Tea Olives, Oleander

Trees and Home Orchards (square footage)

  • 205 Apple trees
  • 202 Blackberries
  • 203 Blueberries
  • 206 Fig trees
  • 204 Grapes
  • 212 Palm trees
  • 208 Peach trees, Citrus
  • 207 Pear trees
  • 210 Pecan trees
  • 211 Pine trees
  • 209 Plum trees
  • 201 Strawberries
  • 018 Trees, ornamental and shade

Vegetable Garden (square footage)

  • 090 Home Garden – including herbs (inorganic fertilization)
  • For organic recommendations, use 090 and call the Home and Garden Center at 1-888-656-9988 between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. during the work week for converting the inorganic recommendations to organic fertilization