K LABORATORIES, INC CRANBERRY

CROP MONITORING PROGRAM

& SERVICE AGREEMENT

EAST COAST 2008-2009

STAGES OF SAMPLING:

TIMING                                                         TYPE OF SAMPLES
 

DORMANCY, FALL OR SPIRING 

SOIL

EARLY HOOKS 

SOIL PLANT

MID BLOOM 

SOIL PLANT

FRUIT SET 

PLANT

POST HARVEST 

SOIL

All samples will include interpretations, complete evaluations and detailed liquid and dry fertilizer recommendations and telephone consultation, if required.

PROGRAM INCLUDES:

SOIL TEST & CORRECTIVE FERTILIZER RECOMMENDATIONS:

One composite soil sample will be taken from each test site and each sample will be analyzed for:

pH, Buffer pH, Organic Matte r%, ENR, Phosphorus, Potassium, Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Sulfur,

CEC, (% Base Saturation for Sodium, Hydrogen, Calcium, Magnesium. Potassium), Copper, Iron,

Manganese, Zinc, Boron, Aluminum and Molybdenum.

Corrective dry and liquid fertilizer recommendations will be given based on laboratory test results.

CRANBERRY PLANT TISSUE ANALYSIS:

For plant analysis 30-40 cranberry uprights will be collected from each test site and analyzed for:

Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Potassium, Calcium, Sodium, Magnesium, Sulfur, Copper, Iron, Manganese,

Zinc, Boron, Aluminum and Molybdenum.

Corrective or maintenance dry and liquid fertilizer recommendations will be given based on laboratory test result.

WATER ANALYSIS:

Two water analyses per season are included under K Labs. Cranberry Crop Monitoring program. Water used on the cranberry marsh will be collected in K Laboratories' sample bottles and analyzed for:

Carbonates, Bicarbonates, Chlorides, Sulfates, Nitrates, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Zinc, Calcium,

Phosphorus, Magnesium, Potassium, Sodium, Boron, pH, Conductivity, Total Solids, Alkalinity,

and Hardness.

EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR & DISCUSSION:

Educational seminar, scientific discussion and the presentation of field research data will be included free of charge for 2 persons per program if arranged.

COST:

The price depends on the percentage of bogs that are signed under the service agreement:

FOR ONE YEAR CONTRACT :

Contact K Labs for Pricing Information

PAYMENT TERMS:

40% at sign up, 30% at June 15 and 30% July 15

ADDITIONAL TESTING:

SOIL $75.00 PLANT $75.00 WATER $75.00

Test results will not include fertilizer recommendations to samples not in the K Laboratories Cranberry Crop Monitoring Program. (Test Result Only)

NUMBER OF SAMPLE:

A minimum of one composite soil and plant tissue sample from each bog or section is used to determine the sampling area allowed or a maximum of one soil and plant tissue sample from per 2 acres can be used to determine the sample area allowed.

FOR EXAMPLE:

One sample per one bog or section of 1-5 acres.

One sample per 2-3 acres out of 10-20 acre bogs.

Sampling collection may also be determine on the type of soil, water management, production, type of vines or age of bog, or any other production problems in the area.

Please fill out the enclosed questionnaire about your bog condition. Use additional pages if necessary.

 

NAME______________________________________________________________________

ADDRESS__________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________

PHONE NUMBER__________________________

FAX NUMBER_______________

WOULD YOU LIKE YOUR SAMPLES:

MAILED___________ FAXED___________
 

ACRES UNDER THE PROGRAM:

The total acreage under this contract is_____________ located at__________________ _______________________________________________. Please list all the sample ID numbers that you will be testing under the 2008 K Laboratories Crop Monitoring Program.

1. _______ 2._________ 3._________ 4._________ 5.________ 6._________ 7. ______ 8.________9._________10.________11._________12._______13._________14.______

15.______16._________17.________18._________19._______20._________21.______ 22.______ 23.________ 24._________
 
 

Sample identification given in the K Labs Crop Monitoring Program will be used through out the year. Any extra sample samples that do not have given I.D.’s will be considered an extra sample and will be charged as such.

PAYMENT:

The client Mr./Mrs.__________________________________________________________________

agrees to pay $ ___________________ for these services. The first payment is due________________

in the amount of $ ____________________. The second payment is due______________ in the amount of $__________________. The third payment is due________________________ in the amount of $______________ .

OTHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

***SUBMIT EXHIBIT A*** ***LABEL EXTRA SAMPLES CLEARLY***

It is agreed and understood that K Laboratories International Inc. will assume no responsibility regarding the application of the chemicals and fertilizers recommended and that responsibility for the proper application is the sole responsibility of the client.
 
 
 
 
 
 

____________________________                 ___________________________________

Client Dr.                                                             Akhtar Khwaja, Ph.D. CPAg/SS

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