Laboratory Services

The University of Guelph, Laboratory Services is a Canadian testing facility that delivers solutions to a breadth of clients throughout industry, government and academic sectors. With over 150 professionals on staff and direct access to University of Guelph researchers, we offer technology and expertise that upholds the highest standard of testing.

Laboratory Services has two operational units, housed in three locations, that work together to provide comprehensive services to our broad array of clients.  Our laboratories are equipped and staffed to address the existing and emerging issues in each field.

Agriculture and Food Laboratory

The Agriculture and Food Laboratory (AFL) offers a variety of services ranging from: microbiological testing, nutritional composition of food products, agrochemical testing, DNA methods, identification of food contaminants, allergen testing, method development and tests for residues from drugs, pesticides, plant, soil and water.

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Animal Health Laboratory

The Animal Health Laboratory (AHL) specializes in determining the health of livestock, poultry, horses and pets through a wide array of tests, and in turn provides disease surveillance data for the province of Ontario.

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Laboratory Services Website

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