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Blend and Mixture Verification
Some customers mix or blend many species and want to know if the product has the specified percentages of components or if a certain component has acceptable viability. Useful for producers and users of blends and mixtures.
Examples of recent tests include:
- Samples of a mixture for Wetlands were submitted for identification of seed species present. Component species were identified and weighed and reported.
- A buyer had bought a blend of turf grass and wanted to verify if the sample contained the kinds and proportions listed in the label.
- Plants were sent for grow-out and identification of plants from golf course. (Live plants sent in for us to grow and identify.)
- Examined seeds used in a new planting process to test for viability of seeds after processing. The seed mixture was sprayed through a hose at high speed and the customer had it checked for damage to the seeds.