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Services & Pricing

Consulting Services

60 Minute Consultation

  • Consultations are $300 each for up to an hour with the scientist. 
  • Book yourself for a consultation by clicking the button below.
  • If you would like to be consulted on test results, please select DBS as your “third party” on your soil test order form when submitting your sample OR upload the results to the intake form that you will receive upon completing your booking.
  • If test results are required for this appointment, you will want to schedule your appointment with sample turn around time in mind.  Usually 7-10 days from the date you submitted your sample.
  • You will receive a confirmation email, click the link to fill out a webform prior to your consultation. This allows a chance to articulate your issue and upload documents that you’d like us to review prior to your appointment. 

Nutrient Management Plan

  • Nutrient Management plans are $300 per recipe. 
  • Multiple recipes may be needed for multiple soil test results. This will be determined at the time of your appointment and charged prior to beginning the recipes.
  • Get your soil tested with Imperial Analytics.
  • Be sure to indicate, DBS as your “third party” on the sample order form, in order to have results sent to us for recipe creation.
  • Book yourself for an NMP intake appointment by  clicking the button below.
  • Soil test results must be completed prior to the appointment, you will want to schedule your appointment with sample turn around time in mind.  Usually 7-10 days from the date you submitted your sample.
  • You may take your recipe to your supplier of choice for order fulfilment. 

To propose a Special Project

DBS is limited in the amount of project we can take on in a given year. If we are not able to accommodate your project, we will do our best to get you the support you are looking for.

For General Inquiries or to be contacted about something else

We will respond with the answer directly or route you to one of our consultation platforms.

Lab Tests

Pest ID $150

  • Plant: Get all incoming clones and new plants tested to protect your farm before contaminating your crop. Be sure to monitor throughout the season & for acute infestation.
  • Grow/Bloom: Test suspicious plant material. Get confirmation or a second opinion on what you may have.  Make sure you know if you have a pest before it’s too late.
  • This includes a pest ID, report, pest informational sheet, and extraction
  • Includes transport to UC Extension (if needed) for further identification

Plant Pathology Test

$300 (Fungal & Bacterial) $600 (Viral) $800 (Fungal, Bacterial, Viral) $365 (Single Viroid)

Identifies any fungal, bacterial, or viral diseases that could be attacking your plants.

  • ​Assessment for plant diseases (Fungal, bacterial, viral) using microscopy and plating
  • Note: This is not a test for soil – you don’t need a pathology test for your soil, as your results would be inconclusive.

Advanced Biological Soil Panel $323

  • Ensure that your soil has the beneficial biology it needs to thrive.
  • Combat potential pathogens by keeping your beneficial biology in line.
  • Identifies total and active fungi and bacteria, including nematodes and protozoa.
  • Quantify – exact numbers of organisms in your soil or compost.

4 Heavy Metals Analysis on Soil or Water $182

  • For CA State compliant growing
  • Screens for 4 heavy metals: Arsenic, Cadmium, Lead, Mercury

CAM 5 Heavy Metals on Soil | Water

  • EPA Regulated heavy metal suite
  • Screens for 5 heavy metals: Cadmium, Chromium, Lead, Nickel, & Zinc

CAM 17 Heavy Metals on Soil $325 | Water $350

  • EPA Regulated heavy metal suite
  • Screens for 17 heavy metals: Antimony, Arsenic, Barium, Baryllium, Cadmium, Chromium,
  • Cobalt, Copper, Lead, Molybdenum, Mercury, Nickel, Selenium, Silver, Thallium, Vanadium, & Zinc

Soil Pesticide Panel $250

  • Pre-Plant: It all starts with your soil – with proper sampling techniques you can ensure your soil medium is clean.
  • Can identify up to 70 pesticides
  • Reveals minimal residual pesticide levels which are the detection limits  (parts per billion)
  • 2019 Compliant

Tissue Pesticide Panel $250

  • Pre-Plant: Ensure the genetics that you are growing are clean before you plant. A must for incoming moms and babies.
  • Can identify up to 70 pesticides
  • Reveals minimal residual pesticide levels which are the detection limits  (parts per billion)
  • 2019 Compliant