Best Soil Testing Kits

Updated for 2017 - We have tested many soil monitors and decided on these top three.

Soil testing is extremely important when you are trying to grow a garden, or simply trying to keep your indoor plants from dying.

 Best Soil Meter
More features, battery powered
    • Manufacturer Specifications:
    • Tests Soil Moisture, Temp, PH and Sunlight Intensity
    • Needs one 9V battery
    • Large and green backlight LCD screen
  • Editor's Review: "This digital meter has the accuracy needed for professionals and the ease needed for the hobbyist."
 Better Soil Meter
No battery, still accurate
    • Manufacturer Specifications:
    • Soil Meter with Moisture Light & PH Test Function
    • No battery needed
    • Suitable for outdoor and indoor plants, gardens and grass lawns
  • Editor's Review: "I've tried it in different areas of my garden and when I compare it to the other (more expensive) meter I have, it's readings are almost identical."
 Budget Soil Meter
Accuracy issues, very cheap
    • Manufacturer Specifications:
    • Soil Meter with Moisture Light & PH Test Function
    • No batteries needed
    • Compact and portable design for indoor/outdoor use
  • Editor's Review: "The moisture sensor isn't the best, but it detects pH and light levels pretty well."

 
While we strive to provide the best information above, it is still important that you do your own product research before making a purchase.