How do I take a soil sample, and where do I send it?

Proper soil sampling procedure is critical to getting the correct fertilizer and lime recommendations. Instructions, boxes, and the form for submitting a soil sample are available at Virginia Cooperative Extension's Franklin County Office, located at:
90 E Court Street
Rocky Mount, VA 24151

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1. What is the best variety of grass to plant for pasture or hay?
2. What varieties of corn are best to plant for silage in Franklin County?
3. How do I take a soil sample, and where do I send it?
4. What are the most common production concerns for Franklin County tobacco producers?
5. What types of tobacco are grown in Franklin County?
6. Where is Franklin County tobacco sold?
7. What issues are affecting County tobacco farmers?
8. Where can I find out about the latest environmental regulations?
9. I think I might have a stray voltage problem. Who can check for this?
10. Who can I call to give me an unbiased evaluation of my overall dairy herd status?
11. I think I have problems with mycotoxins in my feed. Who can help me find out?