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    Commercial Feed Testing Laboratories

    The following list was compiled in order to provide a list of firms that may conduct the types of analyses needed for labeling commercial feeds. It is compiled from information provided by the listed labs or from advertising found in commercial publications. Listing or omission does not imply endorsement or disapproval of analytical services. Your feedback about the accuracy of this list is encouraged.  

    Michigan Laboratories 

    Name and Contact Information 

    Analytical Services / Methods 

    Diagnostic Center for Population
    and Animal Health
    Michigan State University
    Thomas H. Herdt, DVM, MS
    P.O. Box 30076
    Lansing MI 48909-7576
    Phone: 517-353-9312
    Fax: 517-355-4582 

    • Wet laboratory testing 
    • Proximate analysis: crude protein, crude fat, crude fiber, moisture 
    • Acid Detergent Fiber (ADF), Neutral Detergent Fiber (NDF), Acid Detergent Fiber Insoluble Crude Protein (ADFIP), Neutral Detergent Fiber Insoluble Crude Protein (NDFIP), Lignin, NRC Energy Calculations 
    • Minerals 
    • Fatty acid profiles, including trans-fats 
    • Vitamins A, D, and E 
    • Mycotoxin Testing 

    Lancaster Laboratories
    6859 Quality Way
    Portage, MI 49002
    Phone: 269-323-3366
    Fax: 269-323-8774 

    • Active ingredient testing of medicated premixes and feeds 
    • Method development and validation 
    • Stability storage & stability testing 
    • Regulatory compliance testing 
    • Market support for feed products 

    Garrett Laboratories
    408 N. Third St.
    Niles, MI 49120
    Phone: 269-683-3200
    Toll free: 800-336-3201
    Fax: 888-336-3201 

    • Proximate analysis:  crude protein, crude fat, crude fiber, moisture 

    Great Lakes Scientific, Inc.
    2847 Lawrence Street
    Stevensville, MI 49127
    Phone: 269-429-1000
    Fax: 269-429-1550 

    • Microbiological, chemical, and nutritional analyses for animal feed 
    • Proximate analysis:  crude protein, crude fat, crude fiber, moisture 
    • Minerals 
    • Vitamin A, D, E and mycotoxins  
    • BAM, AOAC 

    Litchfield Analytical Services
    535 Marshall St.
    P.O. Box 457
    Litchfield, MI 49252
    Phone: 517-542-2915
    Fax: 517-542-2014 

    • Wet laboratory testing 
    • Proximate analysis:  crude protein, crude fat, crude fiber, moisture 
    • Minerals 
    • Mycotoxin screening:
      Aflatoxin, vomitoxin (DON), T-2, Zearalenone
    • NIR testing 

    Out of State Laboratories  

    Name and Contact Information 

    Analytical Services / Methods 

    A & L Great Lakes
    Laboratories, Inc.
    3505 Conestoga Drive
    Fort Wayne, IN  46808-4414
    Phone: 260-483-4759
    Toll Free: 800-210-1455
    Fax: 260-483-5274 

    • Individual analyses for: Ash, crude fat (solvent extractable), acid detergent fiber (ADF), crude fiber, neutral detergent fiber (NDF), moisture, nitrate, non-protein nitrogen (NPN), pH, salt (sodium as NaCl), selenium (Se), urease activity 
    • Misc. feed test packages 
    • Mineral analysis package 

    Dairy One Forage Lab
    Paul Sirois
    730 Warren Rd.
    Ithaca, NY 14850
    Phone: 607-257-1272 ext. 2172
    Toll free: 800-496-3344
    Fax: 607-257-1350 

    • NIR and wet chemistry services 
    • Forages 
    • Grains 
    • Byproducts 
    • Commercial concentrates 
    • In vitro digestibilities (IVTD & NDFD) 
    • Fermentation profiles (VFA) 
    • Mycotoxins 
    • Water analyses 
    • Manure analyses 
    • Soil analyses
    • Plant tissue analyses

    Diversified Laboratories, Inc.
    Peter Kendrick, CEO
    4150 Lafayette Center Dr.
    Suite 600
    Chantilly, VA 20151
    Phone: 703-222-8700
    Fax: 703-222-0786 

    • Toxic residue testing in feeds 
    • Chlorinated pesticide screens 
    • Fats and oils testing 
    • Moisture 

    EPL Bio Analytical Services
    Robin King, CEO
    9095 W. Harristown Blvd.
    Niantic, IL  62551-9752 
    Phone:  217-963-2143 or 866-963-2143 (toll free)
    Fax:  217-963-2283
    See Website for ISO 17025 details

    Proximates - Moisture, Crude Protein, Crude Fat, Ash
    Fibers - ADF, NDF, TDF, SF
    Amino Acids
    Fatty Acids
    Secondary Metabolites

      Heavy Metals
      Plant Toxins

    Eurofins Central Analytical Laboratories
    John Reuther, Laboratory Director

    2315 N. Causeway Blvd.
    Suite 150
    Metairie, LA  70001
    Phone: 504-297-3400
    Fax: 504-297-3410 

    Christine McIntosh, ASM 

    Lucy Pilgrim, Client Service Manager 

    • Mycotoxins (LC-MS-MS, HPLC, and ELISA)
    • Pesticide Residues - Domestic and Export 
    • Medicated Feed Active Ingredients
    • Method Development and Validation
    • Antibiotic residues
    • Elemental and Toxic metals
    • Export Specification testing

     Midwest Laboratories, Inc.
    Kennard Pohlman, CEO

    13611 B Street
    Omaha, NE 68144
    Phone:  402-334-7770
    Fax:  402-334-9121 

    • Full range of pet food analyses, including full AAFCO
    • Complete feed & ingredient analysis, including proximates & minerals
    • Vitamins, amino acids, fatty acids
    • Mycotoxins by LC/MS including:  aflatoxin, fumonison, ochratoxin A, T-2 toxin, zearalenone
    • Full range of ethanol testing
    • Full service microbiology laboratory
    • Participates in the AAFCO check sample program

     New Jersey Feed Lab, Inc. 
    Carl Schulze, President
    1686 Fifth St.
    Trenton, NJ 08638
    Telephone: 609-882-6800
    Fax: 609-882-5530 

    • Chemical analytical testing for the feed and pet food industries
    • Principal areas of testing are proximate, minerals, fat quality, vitamins, amino acids, pesticide residues, and drugs.
    • Confidential results

     NP Analytical Laboratories
    Kathryn Phillips

    Checkerboard Square
    St. Louis, MO 63164
    Toll free: 800-423-6832
    Fax: 314-982-1078 

    • Comprehensive chemical and microbiological testing of feeds and ingredients
    • Proximate assays, dietary fiber analysis, vitamin assays, fatty acid profiles, minerals and metals, amino acids, microscopy
    • Microbiological food safety and quality tests are offered including tests for Salmonella and E. Coli 0157:H7
    • Certified for USDA-APHIS EU export testing

    Trilogy Analytical Laboratory
    Danielle Grimes

    870 Vossbrink Dr.
    Washington, MO  63090 
    Phone: 636-239-1521
    Fax: 636-239-1531 

    • Quanitative Mycotoxin testing for over twenty toxins including Aflatoxins, Vomitoxin (DON), Zearalenone, Fumonisins, T-2, Ochratoxin, and others.
    • Vitamin assay
    • Certified Mycotoxin Reference Materials
    • Certified Mycotoxin Standards

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