Seed Testing Services

TEST SPECIES SAMPLE
WEIGHT
LENGTH
OF TEST
Full Germination All Species 500gms 10-12 days
Vitascope
* (Quick Germination)
All Cereals (untreated) 250gms 2 days
Tetrazolium
(Diagnostic Germination
All Cereals (treated or untreated) 250gms 4 days
Moisture All Species 1kg next day
Hagberg Wheat 1kg next day
Protein Wheat 1kg next day
Bushel Weight Wheat/Barley 1kg next day
Nitrogen Barley 1kg next day
Screenings Wheat/Barley 1kg next day
Thousand Grain Weight All Species 500gms next day
Ascochyta Beans 1kg 12-14 days
Stem Nematode Beans 1kg 4 days
Admixture All Species 500gms next day
Mycotoxins Wheat/Barley 500gms 2 days

* Vitascope test will not detect drying damage or desiccant damage.

Prices for seed tests are available upon request.

If you require a special test on your seed that does not appear in the table above please contact the seed department who will try to arrange the test on your behalf.