Providing expert soil and vegetation testing to the Thunder Bay region since 1996
Although the FoReST Laboratory was originally setup as a forest soil research facility, it now serves a much broader clientele with a full array of chemical and physical soil/vegetation testing.
Our highly qualified staff, specialized equipment, and technical facilities have been specifically designed to meet todays soil, vegetation, and nutrient management challenges.
Accredited Soil Nutrient Testing
Pellet and Biomass Analysis
Topsoil Quality Testing
The FoReST Lab has developed a quality testing program for topsoil used in urban planting of flower beds, trees and turf. Our new Topsoil Quality Package offers recommendations according to City of Thunder Bay guidelines.
To download the Topsoil Quality Package sample submission form click HERE
The mission of the FoReST Laboratory is to continue partnering with businesses, industry, government and researchers to help develop new opportunities, build entrepreneurial activity, and encourage research and economic growth in northern Ontario.