Lab Fee Schedule

CropGerminationPurity & NoxiousComplete Analysis
Small Grains15.2515.2530.50
Grain Sorghum15.2515.2530.50
Clover Species17.5018.5036.00
Grasses – Fescue19.5019.5039.00
Grasses – Ryegrass19.5019.5038.00
Grasses – Timothy19.5019.5038.00
Grasses – Canarygrass19.5019.5038.00
Grasses – Smooth Bromegrass19.5019.5038.00
Grasses – Orchardgrass19.5019.5038.00
Grasses – Kentucky Bluegrass19.5041.00/hr60.50 +/-
Grasses – Bluestems*19.5041.00/hr60.50 +/-
Grasses – Indiangrass*19.5041.00/hr60.50 +/-
Grasses – Switchgrass*19.5041.00/hr60.50 +/-
Other Native Grass Species*19.5041.00/hr60.50 +/-
*Highly dormant species that may require a TZ test to determine percent dormant seed (separate fee may apply)

NOTE: Grass mixtures, uncleaned or low quality samples and coated seed will be assessed a fee of $41.00 per hour.


Standard Tetrazolium (TZ) Test (all species):     25.00

NOTE: Certain species may incur an hourly fee of $40.00 per hour. Please contact the MCIA office for clarification.

Accelerated Aging (AA) Test:     19.25

Seed count:     8.25

Download a pdf of our fee schedule by clicking here.


MCIA will establish an account for each client. Charges will be posted to your account at the time a preliminary or final lab report is issued. Clients will receive a monthly invoice for services provided.

MCIA’s seed testing lab is a full-service laboratory. For more information on services or pricing not listed above, please call the MCIA seed testing lab at (573) 449-0586.


3211 Lemone
Industrial Blvd.
Columbia, MO 65201

PH: (573) 449-0586
FX: (573) 874-3193