Agricultural Samples

Sumter County residents have three options to submit agricultural samples:

    1. Scheduled Drop-off
      • Accept lab samples with payments at office.
      • Call office 803-773-5561 to let us know you are downstairs.
      • Tuesdays
    2. Sample Pick-up
      • Agent may arrange with client to pick up samples on site or at another designated location.
      • Pre-pay online, prepay via Clover system, pay by phone, pay by invoice
      • On demand
    3. Direct to Lab

If you have any questions, please call 803-773-5561.

How to take a soil sample


How to take a soil sample

How to complete a soil form for sample submission to the Agricultural Service Laboratory

For questions concerning interpretation of results, contact the Home and Garden Information Center, 1-888-656-9988, or visit