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Mole Farmer – To test your soil you can either purchase a soil test kit (many are available online) or send a sample off to a soil testing lab. The problem is most university soil testing labs don't provide practical fertilizer recommendations that can be used by organic growers. I did a quick Google search and came up with the following webpage: Alternative Soil Testing Laboratories. It's published by the National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service (ATTRA) and offers references on soil testing and soil quality for growers using organic or sustainable methods. I hope this helps…