DBS Consulting Services & Pricing


Avoid crop loss and save money with our confidential expert guidance on the best farm management and practices.


Pre-Plant Nutrient Management Plan $300

Give your plants the nutrients they need to begin the season healthy and strong.

  • We create a custom amendment blend based on your soil test results with a specialized application rate for your farm’s needs.
  • This is a must have before planting anything.

Top Dress Nutrient Management Plan $150

Give your plants the nutrient boost they need to complete the season healthy and strong.

  • We create a custom amendment blend based on your soil test results with a specialized application rate for your farm’s needs.
  • Maintain adequate nutrition throughout the season.

Compost Tea Plan $300

Give your plants the power to fight off pests and pathogens throughout the season.

  • We create a custom compost tea recipe for your farm using production specs.
  • Maintain the vitality of your plants by building healthy soil biology as a main line of defense.
  • Use targeted biologicals as a preventative strategy against pests and pathogens.
  • Create a healthy ecosystem to encourage strong vibrant plant growth.

Integrated Pest Management Plan $300

Develop a long term holistic approach to prevent pests and diseases from attacking your crop.

  • Work with a Licensed Pest Control Advisor
  • Learn about IPM practices to protect your plants from contamination or testing dirty.
  • Receive a list of approved products and determine how to read labels .
  • Meets State CalCannabis reporting requirements.

Seasonal Bug Schedule $300

Use beneficial predators to reduce or eliminate pesticide use!

  •  Use beneficial insects, companion plants, and monitoring practices to reduce pesticide use.
  • Preventative schedule is customized to your climate, growing conditions, and pest pressures.
  • Targeted beneficial insects for specific pest outbreaks.
  • Control pests without pesticides.

Curative Action Plan $300

Curative strategies address acute pest and disease infections to avoid further crop loss.

  • Our licensed Pest Control Advisor customizes a treatment plan for your specific issue.
  • Can be tailored using your preferred products, as long as they are 2018 Compliant with State Testing Requirements.
  • This plan can be used as record of treatment for infestations (required for CalCannabis reporting).

Winterizing Plan – $300

Don’t dump your soil! Improve it to save money and ensure a successful season next year.

  • Soil test – to assess nutrients and organic matter at the end of your cycle.
  • Mini Nutrient Management Plan – custom amendment recipe to condition your soil during the winter months. This maintains a living soil throughout the winter and reduces your fertilizer cost and workload in the Spring. Optimize growth & minimize fertilizer and labor cost next season.
  • Beneficial insect recommendation to scavenge for larvae and eggs that may be overwintering in your soil.
  • Cover Crop seed application rate to break the pest cycle, maintain a living root system, and retain nutrients for the spring.
  • Compost tea kit and instructions for a 50-gallon brew to encourage beneficial biology during the winter months.

Cultivation Plan – prices vary with farm sizes and needs.

Farm efficiency, Standard Operating Procedures, Safety Data Sheets are ALL REQUIRED for licensing.

DBS WILL:

  • Work with your compliance consultant to help with operations planning
  • Design a farm plan streamlining: equipment and stations set-up, create sitemaps
  • Create protocols and standard operating procedures (SOP) for your farm practices
  • Compile Safety Data Sheets for materials required by new regulation

Farm Planning: Seasonal Scope of Work

  • Seasonal Scope of Work Assessments are FREE!
  • Plan for your year ahead by sitting down with a DBS consultant to develop a Scope of Work unique to YOUR goals and needs.
  • Our farm plans help to improve your biological and nutrient management, as well as assisting to reduce risk of pests/diseases.
  • We help you to DEFINE and FOCUS your farming efforts, so you can farm more effectively.
  • Plan for costs up front to budget your season accordingly.
  • Our software-based project management tools will keep you on track with your farm plan all year long, as well as track data needed for state cultivation monitoring and reporting requirements.
    • PREVENTION IS YEAR ROUND PLANNING

      “An ounce of prevention is worth more pounds to cure!”

      ~ Sarah Schuette, Co-Owner

      • 10% Discount on  Services – please inquire with our office
      • 15% Discount on Services – please inquire with our office