Analytical & Research Services

CA-ADSC Animal Nutrition Analytical Service Laboratory

The ANASL provides a place for staff and students of animal science to analyze various feed ingredients as well as other samples collected for evaluating feeds for their potential value of animals. In addition, samples from different animal farms/feedmills are analyzed to provide farm owners information on nutritional quality of the feeds they give their animals.

Location

Animal Nutrition Division
Animal and Dairy Sciences Cluster
College of Agriculture

Villegas Hall
Animal and Dairy Sciences Cluster Complex
UPLB, College, Laguna

CONTACT PERSON

Josephine R. Centeno
Position: In-Charge
Designation: University Research Associate II

CONTACT DETAILS

Telephone Nos: (049) 536 - 255
Fax Nos: (049) 536 - 2547

Specialized Equipment

  1. Kjeldahl apparatus
  2. Spectrophotometer
  3. Analytical balance
  4. Crude fat set-up
  5. Crude fiber set-up
  6. Grinder
  7. Digestion and distillation unit
  8. Bomb calorimeter
  9. Fumehoods

Schedule of Fees

Name of Test or Procedure Number of Days of Test Cost(in Peso)
1. Proximate Analysis

a. moisture 2 days 125.00
b. ash 2 days 200.00
c. crude protein 2 days 250.00
d. crude fiber 3 days 275.00
e. crude fat 4 days 250.00
2. Calcium 3 days 250.00
3. Phosphorus 2 days 250.00
4. Acid Detergent Fiber 2 days 1,000.00
5. Neutral Detergent Fiber 2 days 1,000.00
6. Gross Energy 1 day 650.00
7. Chromic Oxide 1 day 650.00