A&L Canada Laboratories Inc.(A&L) was formed in 1985 with the merger of Croptech Laboratories. The new corporation is a wholly owned Canadian subsidiary of A&L Laboratories which consists of eight analytical laboratories regionally located throughout North America. Located in London, Ontario, A&L is one of Ontario's largest Agricultural and Environmental Laboratories specializing in soil, plant tissue, fertilizer and water testing. For over 30 years A&L has provided reliable, comprehensive, effective services for analytical testing. This includes having a variety of professionals in the fields of chemistry, agronomy, and environmental science, available to discuss individual needs and provide technical guidance. Our agronomists and certified crop specialists can also provide complete nutritional consultation and help customers expand existing programs through GPS (Global Positioning Satellite Sampling) techniques. Our Environmental division provides Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, General Chemistry and Pesticide analysis using state of the art technology and methodology.
In a world where agriculture is becoming increasingly more competitive and complex, market demand for quality and precision has never been greater. That’s why at A&L, we make it our business to anticipate your testing needs to provide fast, accurate results that help meet the challenges you face in an ever-changing environment.
We are committed to adding value to your business with leading-edge analyses that provide guidelines to achieve the most environmentally sound and efficient use of fertilizers and crop protection products. As well, we pride ourselves in being able to offer you the latest in agri- business information and trends through our technical bulletins, web site, and regularly scheduled seminars featuring key industry leaders.
Our on-going focus on research and development enables us to consistently strive to bring you innovative new tools and services, and analyses expansion into the areas of microbiology, food safety, bio assay and complete pest residue and disease diagnostics.
Looking forward, we will continue to capitalize on the very real growth opportunities at A&L with an approach aimed at maximizing economic returns and profit planned yields for you, our customer.
Greg Patterson, P.Ag.
Certified Crop Advisor
President, A&L Canada Laboratories