Proficiencies for Success

Lab team working with flask

Rock River Laboratory participates in proficiency programs to ensure quality analysis for our customers. 

What drives us is a commitment to accurate analysis and recommendations, as well as ongoing evolution to improve
methodology, analytical efficiency, and the agriculture industry. Because of this, involvement in various proficiency
programs, certifications, and industry associations is a foundational component of our quality control and quality
assurance protocols. These programs reinforce stringent standards to uphold the credibility of their participants and
Rock River Laboratory’s engagement within these efforts embodies our pledge to our customers’ success.

Rock River Laboratory has earned the following regulatory certifications:

• Manure Analysis Certification (MAP)
• Minnesota Certified Soil Laboratory
• Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection certification
• Agricultural Lab Testing Association (ALTA)
• National Forage Testing Association (NFTA)
Minnesota Department of Agriculture 2021 Certified Manure Testing Program Logo    Minnesota Department of Agriculture 2021 Certified Soil Testing Program logo   Agriculture Laboratory Testing Association (ALTA) logo Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection logo  

Rock River Laboratory participates in the following proficiency programs:

• Manure Analysis Proficiency (MAP):
• The Association of American Feed Control Officers (AAFCO)
• The University of Kentucky Hemp Proficiency Program
• Magruder Fertilizer Proficiency Program
• North American Proficiency Testing Program (NAPT)
• Agricultural Laboratory Proficiency Testing (ALP)
Minnesota Department of Agriculture 2021 Manure Analysis Proficiency Program logo The Association of American Feed Control Officials logo  The University of Kentucky Hemp Proficiency Program logo  Magruder Fertilizer Proficiency Program logo   North American Proficiency Testing Program logo   North American Proficiency Testing Program logo NIR 2021          National Forage Testing Association (NFTA) 2021 Chemistry Logo      Agriculture Laboratory Proficiency Testing (ALP) logo

Rock River Laboratory is involved across various associations and organizations, supporting efforts that are beneficial to their respective industries:

• 4R Nutrient Stewardship
• Dairy Business Association
• Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin
• Midwest Forage Association
• Northeast Agribusiness and Feed Alliance
• Soil and Plant Analysis Council
• Wisconsin Agribusiness Association
• Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association
• Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association
4R Nutrient Stewardship logo  Dairy Business Association logo  Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin (PDPW) logo  Midwest Forage Association (MFA) logo  Northeast Agribusiness and Feed Alliance (NEAFA) logo  Soil and Plant Analysis Council logoWisconsin Agri-business Association (WABA) logo  Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association (WPVGA) logo    Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association (WSCGA) logo