BLACK WALNUT TREE CROP MONITORING PROGRAM
SAMPLING: TIMING TYPE OF SAMPLES
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 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.
PLANT TISSUE ANALYSIS:
For plant analysis 30-40 leaves 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
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.
Soil samples should be taken at a depth of 0-9”. Fields should be divided according to the age of the
tree, soil type and slope. A number of 20-30 soil cores should be taken and mixed thoroughly in a
plastic pail. Sample bags should be filled with the composite soils up to the mark. Any soil sampling
tools such as auger, spade, or tube may be used. Each sample bag must have IDs and K Labs
information sheets must be filled out. Please provide details about your plantation. Send pictures if
possible. Videos are extremely helpful.
COST: Introductory price (includes recommendations):
FOR ONE YEAR CONTRACT: Soil and plant tests with recommendations and consultation:
0 - 1 ACRES $150.00 per acre
2 – 6 ACRES $75.00 per acre
7 – 50 ACRES $45.00 per acre
51 – 500 ACRES $30.00 per acre
NUMBER OF SAMPLES: A minimum of one composite soil and plant sample from each section acre
of plantation of one to three acres field can be used for sampling. For example:
1 acres fixed 1 sample
2 – 6 acres fixed 2 samples
7 – 50 acres fixed 3-6 samples
51 - 500 acres fixed 7-15 samples
PAYMENT TERMS: 50% at sign up, 25% in May 15, 2009 and 25% in July 15, 2009.
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Please fill out information below. You may use additional pages if necessary.
TEL. NO. __________________ FAX NO. ___________________E-MAIL ____________________
ACRES UNDER THE PROGRAM:
The total acreage under this contract is____________ located at______________________________
_________________________________________________________. Please list all the samples’ ID
numbers that you will be testing under the K Labs, Inc. Crop Monitoring Program.
1._______ 2._______ 3._______ 4._______ 5._______ 6._______7._______ 8._______
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: 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