A&L Great Lakes Laboratories, Inc. is an independently owned and operated agricultural analytical laboratory located in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The laboratory operates from a 18,000 sq. ft. facility which was built in 1987, and employs approximately 35 professionals and technicians.
A&L Great Lakes Laboratories was established in 1976 by Mr. Don Ankerman and Dr. Richard Large as part of a regional network of nine A&L laboratories in North America. A&L Great Lakes Laboratories became an independent lab from the A&L license group in 2002, but still benefits from cooperative efforts with the other regional labs.
A&L Great Lakes Labs analyzes many types of sample matrices including soils, plants, feedstuffs, fertilizers, manures and composts.