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Microbiological Food Testing

Agrifood Technology is a NATA accredited specialised Microbiological Testing Laboratory - offering complete microbiological services in Food & Feed safety testing.

"Complete Microbiological services in Food & Feed safety testing"

All testing services carried out adhere to stringent accreditation and quality assurance requirements (NATA). Microbiological testing is an important component of any food safety program and as such, timely testing and service is imperative.

Agrifood Technology provides a wide range of microbiological services to assist with your product release requirements, as well as ensuring the safety and hygiene of your production processes and environmental safety systems through environmental and surface swab testing.

Tools used for microbiological food testing

Key Tests:

Yeast and Mould
Coagulase positive Staphylococcus
Standard Plate Count
Bacillus cereus
Clostridium perfringens
Lactic acid bacteria

Download Information & Forms:

Microbiology Testing Brochure

Microbiological Fact Sheet

Food Testing Brochure

Water Testing at Agrifood DML - Client information

Microbiology Water Sample Submission form

Water sample collection instructions for Microbilogical testing

Link to full NATA accreditation:

VIC: NATA link

WA: NATA link

QLD: NATA link

Food matrices covered include:

  • Cereal products
  • Nuts and nut products
  • Dairy products
  • Meat and meat products
  • Poultry and poultry products
  • Fish, crustaceans and molluscs
  • Sugar products, honey and confectionery
  • Vegetables and vegetable products
  • Fruit and fruit products
  • Beverages
  • Animal feeds
  • Mixed Foods
  • Herbs and spices
  • Pet foods
  • Finished products