Analytical Service Packages

Please note that all prices are given in USD. Each international sample is charged an international handling fee of $7 (USD).

(17) Sample Handling fee $15 Your typical 1 quart sample bag plus sample should weigh as follows: hay, 100g (3.5oz); haylage, 300g (11oz); corn silage, 450g (16oz); ground grain/grain byproducts, 450g (16oz); TMR, 400g (14oz). Any samples exceeding these sizes may be assessed the handling fee at our discretion and without notice. This also applies to other atypical samples.
Samples with insufficient paperwork will be charged an additional $2 fee.

Forage-Analytical-Services

Supplemental Services  
20 Total N$7
21Crude Protein$7
22ADF$7
23NDF$7
24 Soluble Protein$8
25Fat - Ether Extract$11
27Fat - Acid Hydrolysis (27)$15
26Ash$6
28Lignin$11
30ADICP$7
31NDICP$7
32Degradable Protein$14
34Starch$13
37Fat- Base Hydrolysis (BH)$16
59Sulfur$6
64Urea$15
65Ammonia$9
66Chloride$9
67 pH$6
105Selenium$40
123aNDFom$10
129Crude Fiber$10
154ESC (simple sugars)$11
161Nitrates$11
203Cobalt$6
229Carbon$11
230Aluminum (Al)$6
231Boron (B)$6
232Chromium (Cr)*$6
233Strontium (Sr)$6
254WSC$10
450Gross Energy (Bomb Calorimetry)$60
*excludes Chromium Oxide
Mineral Analyses$8 for 1 mineral, $11 for 2 minerals or $16 for 3 or more from the following group
41Calcium (Ca)
42Phosphorus (P)
43Magnesium (Mg)
44Potassium (K)
45Sodium (Na)
46Iron (Fe)
47Zinc (Zn)
48Copper (Cu)
49Manganese (Mn)
50Molybdenum (Mo)

NIR Add-Ons

(179) % Grass $5

(329) Wet Chemistry Minerals $10 Substitute/add wet chemistry Ca, P, Mg, K, Na, Fe, Zn, Cu, Mn, or Mo to any of the above NIR packages. Not available as a stand-alone service or add-on to wet chemistry packages.

(331) DCAD $22 (329), S, and Cl for DCAD calculation. Not available as stand-alone service or add-on to wet chemistry packages

Additional Services

(125) Total Fatty Acids $55: fatty acid profile including 14 individual fatty acids plus saturated, MUFA, PUFA, and RUFAL values.

(181) Fecal Starch, NIR $12: cattle only

(182) Fecal Starch, Wet Chem $22: all species

(207) Fermentation Profile $25: For evaluating silage quality – lactic, acetic, lactic/acetic ratio, propionic, butyric, iso-butyric, VFA score, total acids, pH, crude protein, crude protein equivalent from ammonia, and ammonia N as a percentage of total N. Goal, typical, and graphical results are displayed to aid in interpretation.

(225) Corn Silage Processing Score $20

(226) Grain Particle Size $20

(611) Mold & Yeast Counts $26

(612) Salmonella $30

(613) E. coli $35

Mycotoxin Testing (domestic only)

(443) Mycotoxin Panel $99: Aflatoxin B1, B2, G1, G2, Vomitoxin, Zearalenone, T2, 3-acetyl DON, 15-acetyl DON

(447) Ochratoxin A $75

(448) Fumonisin B1, B2, B3 $75

(449) Full Panel $205: Packages 443, 447, 448

PCR Testing (available for dry alfalfa hay only)

(141) Non-GMO $50

(142) Verticillium Wilt $50

(143) Non-GMO and Verticillium Wilt $85

NIR Applicability

At Dairy One, NIR can be used to analyze the feed types listed in the accompanying applicability chart. Any sample requesting a NIR package that is not suitable for a NIR analysis, will automatically be given the (11) Ration Balancer package. When considering NIR services, please check the chart below to be sure that your samples are eligible:

ForageHaySilageFresh
LegumeXXX
Mixed Mainly LegumeXXX
Mixed Mainly GrassXXX
GrassXXX
Alfalfa CubesX
Barley ForageXXX
BermudagrassXXX
Corn SilageXX
Corn StalksXX
Corn & Haycrop Silage, MixedXX
Milo (sorghum) & SoybeanXX
Oat ForageXXX
PeavineXXX
RyegrassXX
Small Grain Forages, MixedXXX
SorghumXXX
Sorghum (milo) & Soybean ForageXXX
SudangrassXXX
Triticale ForageXXX
Triticale & Pea ForageXXX
Wheat ForageXXX

*Rye forage refers to material left behind after the cereal grain is harvested. Ryegrass is a perennial grass that would be considered “Grass” for the purpose of this table. 

Commodities
Available dry or wet

Beet PulpCanola MealCanola Seed
Corn Germ MealCorn Gluten FeedCorn Gluten Meal
Cottonseed MealGrain ScreeningsHominy
SoybeansSoybeans, roastedSoybean Meal
Soy HullsSoybean Meal, heat treatedWheat Midds

Grains
Available dry-low moisture or high moisture

BarleyBrewersCorn (ear, shelled, snaplage, steam flaked)
OatsOats, PennudaSmall Grain Mixtures
TriticaleWheatDistillers 
RyeMilletMilo/Sorghum