Agricultural testing is used for testing different samples like water, soil, temperature, seed, fertilizers, etc. to check condition, quality and contamination content in the field. Agricultural testing helps farmers to analyze the condition of field and according to that decide what will be the necessary resources they will need to grow a good quality of crops according. The agricultural testing market is expected to grow due to rise in a number of food borne diseases and the initiatives taken by government for the safety and quality of agricultural products. The rise in demand for improvement in agricultural output products is leading to the growth of agricultural testing market. Furthermore, the advancements in testing methodologies and technological innovations in development of new devices which can give more accurate and optimize results in less time are also driving the agricultural testing market growth. However, the lack of awareness among farmers is hampering the growth of agricultural testing market. The market is segmented into sample, application, and geography. On the basis of sample, soil testing segment is expected to grow and hold a significant market share. Geographically, North America is projected to hold a substantial share in market in the forecasted period on account of high growth and industrialization on agricultural sector in countries like United States.
Rise in foodborne diseases.
Supportive initiatives are taken by the government
Technological innovations in the testing industry
In November 2017, Eurofins Scientific acquired Spectro Analytical Labs to expand its business in India.
In February 2019, Hills Laboratories get partnered with AGLA Association Ltd to support the vision to lead Australia in the world’s sustainable management of contaminated land and water.
The major players profiled in the Agricultural Testing market are Eurofins Scientific, Bureau Veritas, R J Hill Laboratories, SGS Global Services, ALS Limited, Apal Agricultural Laboratories, Idexx Laboratories, Intertek Group PLC, Agilent Technologies and EXOVA.
The Agricultural Testing market been analyzed through the following segments:
Middle East and Africa