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07.28.22 - Customer Alert: Rock River Laboratory and Pride Analytics are NOT performing USDA compliance tests for hemp

Rock River Laboratory and Pride Analytics and Consulting do NOT offer officially USDA hemp compliance testing. We are able to offer hemp cannabinoid and plant tissue analysis, but these analyses are strictly for the customers' knowledge. We appreciate all of the hemp customers who have previously used our services and continue to utilize them to gauge their harvest timing. We wish everyone a successful harvest in 2022!


07.18.22 - New Data Distillation published: KPS Trends

A new Data Distillation is now available! Learn more about the KPS trends our team is seeing from the last few corn silage seasons, and opportunities for improvement, from team member Katie Raver here.


06.13.22 - Albany, Wis. dropbox relocated to Evansville

The Convenience Route dropbox that was formerly outside of the ALCIVIA feed mill in Albany, Wis. has been moved to the ALCIVIA mill at 6631 N. Cty Rd M Evansville, Wis. Thank you for your patience as we work to transition the location smoothly! 


05.30.22 - Rock River Laboratory Domestic Locations Closed for Memorial Day

All US Rock River Laboratory locations will be closed on Monday, May 30th in honor of Memorial Day. Convenience Routes will not be running. Analysis and sample pickup will resume on Tuesday, May 31st. Have a safe, long weekend! And thank you to those who gave all to protect our freedoms. 


05.09.22 - NCWI (North Central Wisconsin) Convenience Route update

The Convenience Route dropbox at the Cenex Station in Stratford, Wis. will now be picked up only on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 11:30 AM. Please contact us with any questions!


04.20.22 - Customer Alert: Rock River Laboratory Northeast (NY) closed

The Binghamton, NY laboratory is closed again today, April 20th, due to a continuing power outage caused by the storm that went through earlier this week. Stay tuned to here and our social media accounts for updates as things change. Thank you for your patience as we work through this!


04.18.22 - New Data Distillation published: starch digestibility

A new Data Distillation is now available! Learn more about the starch digestibility and fecal starch trends our team is seeing from the 2021 crops that are being fed out now, and opportunities to save, from team member John Goeser here.


03.30.22 - New Blog Post: Why 2022 might be right for spring sampling

Is 2022 the year to consider spring sampling? Read more on this very topic in the latest blog post from Dustin Sawyer, agronomy guru and laboratory director here. Plus, download the handout to share with your team and customers here.


02.24.22 - New Data Distillation published: commodity variation

A new Data Distillation is now available! Learn more about the variation seen in commodities and the opportunities found in monitoring and adjusting for these variations, from team member Cliff Ocker, here