LONDON, Ontario (AgPR.com) — Traditional soil tests measure the chemical properties of soil, and that is helpful. But soil is a living, dynamic and continually changing ecosystem requiring a more holistic approach to determining optimal and sustainable management practices. By digging deeper into the physical & biological interactions we can make improved agronomic recommendations for higher yields and great profit. The A & L research agronomy team has developed and launched VitTellussm Soil Health, next generation Soil Health Test and recommendation package to help farmers and crop consultants make more informed decisions on application of nutrients, and managing and improving their soil. The VitTellus Soil Health test is available worldwide and can be accessed by visiting http://vittellus.com or https://www.alcanada.com/content/solutions/soil-health.php.
The world-class research team at A & L focused on identifying and understanding the soil microbiological-plant relationship and how it influences crop productivity. Through eight years of intensive trials and research, working closely with growers and industry worldwide, A & L has developed VitTellus processes and analytics. Through this research, key Soil Health parameters have been confirmed and demonstrated to have over 90% correlation to crop yields.
“Unravelling the complexity of soil science for agriculture leads to more productive approaches and result in healthier soil, stronger plants and greater returns for the farmer and society. This is a worthwhile, long view endeavor, we strongly encourage farmers to truly get to know their soils for their longstanding success,” said Greg Patterson, C.C.A., Founder and CEO of A & L. “We are proud of all the research and development work coming out A & L Labs and are committed and passionate about sharing our knowledge for the advancement of the industry.
The VitTellussm Soil Health Components:
- VitTellussm Soil Health Report + Index
- Solvita CO2 Test Results
- Standard Soil Fertility test results
- A & L Crop Recommendations
- Online Portal for Access for Reports
- Live Expert Customer Support
Visit http://www.vittellus.com to submit an order for a VitTellus Soil Health Test. Additional soil health tests are available. For more information please visit our website http://www.vittellus.com or call us toll free at 1-855-837-8347. You can follow us on Twitter at @VitTellus (http://twitter.com/VitTellus/).
About A & L
We are an innovative, research driven technology company focused on sustainable development. Through leading expertise, modern laboratory facilities and strong customer focus, A & L serves a wide range of industries including Agriculture, Environmental, Food & Pharma — globally.
In Agriculture, A & L provides comprehensive analytical services for soil, plant tissue, feed, fertilizer, and water. A & L’s services also include production recommendations, remote sensing and precision agriculture capabilities. A & L Biologicals Inc. is a subsidiary of A & L Canada Laboratories Inc. focused on research and development of biological compounds for use in agricultural production systems. The Environmental division provides organic and inorganic chemistry and general chemistry using state of the art technology and methodology. For Food & Pharma, A & L provides analytical services for plant tissue, water, media and finished product. A & L’s services also include disease diagnostics, genetic analysis, production recommendations, and Plant Monitoring Program. The company operates two analytical laboratories serving clients throughout Canada, the US and Internationally.
For more information contact: Nevin McDougall, President, A & L Canada Laboratories, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.alcanada.com
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