Phone: 920 426 2222 Akkhwaja@aol.com
Fax: 920 273 6128
DR. AKHTAR'S CRANBERRY
NUTRITIONAL MANAGEMENT & CONSULTING PROGRAM
TIMING TYPE OF SAMPLES
DORMANCY, FALL OR SPRING
All samples will include interpretations, complete evaluations and detailed liquid and dry fertilizer recommendations and telephone consultation, if required.
n Soil testing with complete fertilizer recommendations.
n Plants Tissue Analysis with corrective dry and liquid foliage fertilizer recommendations.
n Production counseling and agronomy consultation related to soil fertility and plant nutrition.
n Soil and Plant laboratory test reports, interpretations, and recommendations.
n Field Visit – K Laboratories representative may visit at least 2-3 times during the year to discuss the program and recommendations.
n All telephone consultation is free of charge.
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 Matter %, 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.
Two water analyses per season are included under K Laboratories, Inc. Cranberry Crop Monitoring prog-.
ram. 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,
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 – FOR ONE YEAR CONTRACT:
The price depends on the percentage of bogs that are signed under the service agreement:
% AS PER EXHIBIT A GROWER TAKES SAMPLE K Labs TAKES SAMPLES
100% $125.00 PER ACRE $135.00 PER ACRE
$135.00 PER ACRE
$145.00 PER ACRE
$175.00 PER ACRE
50% at sign up, 25% at June 15, and 25% July 15,
n 10% DISCOUNT GIVEN IF CONTRACT IS SIGNED AND SENT BACK WITH 50% PAYMENT BY NOVEMBER 30, 2008.
n 15% DISCOUNT GIVEN IF CONTRACT IS SIGNED AND SENT BACK WITH FULL PAYMENT BY NOVEMBER 30, 2008.
n REFUND DATE: NO REFUND AFTER JANUARY 1, 2009.
SOIL $75.00 PLANT $75.00 WATER $75.00
Test results will not include fertilizer recommendations to samples not in the K Laboratories, Inc.
Cranberry Crop Monitoring Program. (test results 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 each section of bog.
One sample per one bog or section of 1-5 acres.
One sample per 2-3 acres out of 10-20 acre bogs.
Sample collection may also be determined by the type of soil, water management, production, type of vines, age of bog, or any other production problems in the area.
Please fill out information about your bog. Use additional pages if necessary.
ACRES UNDER THE PROGRAM:
The total acreage under this contract is_____________ located at_________________________
______________________________________________________ . Please list all of 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.________25._________26._______27._________28._______
Any extra samples that do not have I.D.’s will be considered an extra sample and will be charged as such.
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, 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