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					LAND APPLICATION OF BIOSOLIDS
        RICHARD RUFF


      BE138 (FIELDS 1-6)
  BEDFORD COUNTY, VIRGINIA
        AUGUST 2005
                                                     August 8, 2005




Dr. Cal M. Sawyer
Director, Division of Wastewater Engineering
Virginia Department of Health
PO Box 2448
Richmond, VA 23218



Dear Dr. Sawyer:


Transmitted herein for your consideration is land application site for Richard RufiF (designated as
BE 138 fields 1-6) located in Bedford County, Virginia. This submission contains strictly site-
specific information. Please refer to the operations and maintenance manual submitted under
separate cover for all non-site specific information.

Do not hesitate to contact me at (804) 433-2170 should you have any questions or require
additional information.


                                                     Sincerely,

                                                     D
                                                     D. Steve McMahon
                                                     Technical Services Director

DSM/cmw
Enclosures
             SYNAGRD
      A Residuals Management Company


FIELD SUMMARY SHEET

Richard Ruff               BE138
                                                           ISYNAGRO
                                                        A Residuals Management Company

                                VIRGINIA REQUEST AND CONSENT FOR BIOSOLIDS

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ADDRESS:                  H6.T             Colo^f HeiM*            8A } G^edr.           \JA   I
 FARM LOCATION:



FSATRACT#:

TOTAL ACREAGE:                            2-PC           COUNTY:
CROPS:                              MetV

1.        I agree to be responsible for adhering to the following conditions, where applicable:
      a.      The soil pH will be adjusted to > 6.0 when biosolids are applied. (This may be accomplished through the
              application of lime-treated biosolids.)
      b.      Do not graze animals on the land for 30 days after the application of biosolids. In addition, animals intended
              for dairy production should not be allowed to graze on the land or be fed chopped foliage for 60 days after the
              application of biosolids. Meat-producing livestock should not be fed chopped foliage for 30 days after the
              application of biosolids.
     c.       Food crops for direct human consumption that are above the land surface shall not be harvested for 14
              months after the application of biosolids.
     d.       Food crops for direct human consumption with harvested parts below the surface of the land shall not be
              harvested for 20 months after the application of biosolids when the biosolids remain on the land surface > 4
              months prior to incorporation into the soil, or 38 months when the biosolids remain on the land surface <"3
              months prior to incorporation.
     e.       Food crops, feed crops and fiber crops shall not be harvested for 30 days after application of biosolids.
     f.       Public access to land with a low potential for public exposure shall be restricted for 30 days. Public access to
              land with a high potential for public exposure shall be restricted for 1 year. No biosolids-amended soil shall
              be excavated or removed from the site for 30 days following the biosolids application unless adequate
              provisions are made to prevent public exposure to soil, dusts or aerosols.
     g.       Turf grown on land where biosolids are applied shall not be harvested for one year after application of
              biosolids when the harvested turf is placed on either land with a high potential for public exposure or a lawn,
              unless otherwise specified by the permitting authority.
     h.       Supplemental commercial fertilizer or manure applications should be coordinated with the biosolids
             applications such that the total crop needs for nutrients are not exceeded as identified on the nutrient balance
             sheet or the nutrient management plan approved by the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation
             to be supplied to the farm operator by Synagro at the time of application of biosolids to a specific permitted
             site.
     i.      Tobacco, because it has been shown to accumulate cadmium, should not be grown for three years following
         the application of biosolids-borne cadmium equal to or exceeding 0.45 lbs/acre.
2. I understand that this transaction is not contemplated by the parties to be a sale of goods, and that Synagro is
   willing to provide to me without charge the service of land applying biosolids which have been approved by the
     appropriate regulatory agencies for land application.
3. I understand that successful crop production depends on many variables, such as weather, soil conditions and
   specific farming practices and that while Synagro has experience with land application of biosolids, the
   responsibility for properly accommodating agricultural practices to biosolids utilization are solely mine. I have also
   read and understand the "Important Information About Using Biosolids as a Fertilizer" which is on the reverse side
     and incorporated by reference in this Request and Consent.



     OPERATOR'S SIGNATURE " //^                                                            DATET       /
                       Synagro • 601 Caroline Street, #601 • Fredericksburg, VA 22401 • 540.371.9050

SYNR&CVA • 08/01                                        WHITE - Regional Office                            CANARY - Farmer
          IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT USING BIOSOLIDS AS A FERTILIZER
 Biosolids Generation
 Diosonas are me accumulated, treated solids that are separated from water during the wastewater treatment
 process. Biosolids are produced by public and private wastewater treatment plants (Generators) The Generator is
 responsible for supplying biosolids that are suitable for land application according to state and federal specifications.
 Benefits of Biosolids
 Diosoiias proviae nitrogen in a form that can be taken up by plants during their growth cycle. Biosolids also add
 phosphorus to the soil. If lime is added to biosolids. the biosolids will have the added benefit of a liming agent
 Biosolids contain many primary, secondary and micronutrients that can be used by plants. Biosolids are primarily an
 organic material; when added to soil, they improve water and nutrient retention, reduce erosion potential and
 improve soil structure.

 The Permitting Process
 unce me Tarm operator requests biosolids, a Synagro representative initially evaluates the farm for truck access and
field conditions. If the farm is found to be suitable and the Request for Biosolids and the Consent for Biosolids forms
are signed, Synagro will collect soil samples and have them analyzed by an independent laboratory.

 Synagro will then apply for any federal, state or local permits required for biosolids application. The permits will
specifically identify the fields to which biosolids will be applied and will be issued to Synagro or the Generator.

After the permits are obtained (a process that may take several months or more) Synagro will apply biosolids, as
they become available, to the fields. Availability of biosolids may vary because of weather conditions, contractual
arrangements with biosolids generators and other factors. Although the company cannot guarantee biosolids
application because of factors beyond its control. Synagro will use its best efforts to apply biosolids to the permitted
fields.

The conditions outlined in the permit will apply to any and all biosolids applications made by Synagro. Synagro will
not be responsible for biosolids applications made by any other entity.

Periodic visits to the land application site(s) by federal, state and local regulatory staff and Synagro representatives
may occur for the purpose of permitting the site, inspecting the site, applying biosolids, obtaining samples at the site
and testing. Proper identification will be provided upon request.

Agronomic Considerations
 i ractor-traiier units are used to deliver biosolids to the fields approved for biosolids applications. Soil compaction
may occur on the travel areas used by the trucks and in areas where biosolids is unloaded for transfer to the
applicator vehicle.

Since some biosolids contain lime, it is important to recognize any increase in soil pH where biosolids have been
applied and exercise care in using certain herbicides. If considering the use of a sulfonylurea herbicide, particular
attention should be paid to any label restrictions. High soil pH and dry weather may slow decomposition of these
chemicals, resulting in carry-over. For soils with low manganese levels, increased soil pH from lime addition (alone
or in lime treated biosolids) may reduce manganese availability and thereby potentially reduce crop yields.

In planning a herbicide program, it should be noted that seeds may sometimes survive the biosolids treatment
process- for example, tomato seeds. Also, the organic matter additions from biosolids application (organic matter
tends to tie up certain herbicides) may require Increased herbicide application rates. Consult your extension agent
or chemical representative for a specific recommendation.

Biosolids contain salts. Biosolids applications alone rarely cause salt problems. However, if combined with other
significant salt-increasing factors, such as drought, excessive soil compaction, saline irrigation water and salt-
containing fertilizers, salts may reach levels that could negatively affect germination and growth of some crops.

While odor from biosolids applications are not usually significant, and typically less than that from livestock manure,
it is possible that an odor from the decomposition of organic matter may be noticed. If this occurs, it generally
disappears in a short time.

Since biosolids provide nitrogen that will be released slowly throughout the growing season with diminishing cany-
over in subsequent years, it is important to reduce the use of nitrogen and other fertilizers to appropriate levels.
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                                VIRGINIA LANDOWNER CONSENT FOR BIOSOLIDS APPLICATION


 OWNER NAME:                  '< J <* ^^ ir& .^ /y' Vf                                      PHONE: (C&& $~8&' 5
ADDRESS:

OPERATOR NAME:    -S^yfr??^                                      *^                                   TOTAL ACRES:
FSATRACT#: V/S^ , 1/4*                                                            COUNTY:
The undersigned hereby agrees to the application of biosolids by Synagro at application rates in accordance with applicable laws
and regulations.

This biosolids application agreement is made on                              between                               ("Landowner") and
Synagro (owner of the permit).

Landowner is the owner of agricultural land shown on the map attached as Exhibit A and designated there as
                                    ("Landowner's land"). Synagro agrees to apply and Landowner agrees to comply with certain
permit requirements following application of biosolids on Landowner's land in amounts and in a manner authorized by permit number
                          which is held by Synagro.

Landowner acknowledges that the appropriate application of bbsolids will be beneficial in providing fertilizer and soil conditioning to
the property. Moreover, Landowner acknowledges having been expressly advised that, in order to protect public health:

1.   I understand that Synagro will coordinate biosolids deliveries with my farm operator hereinafter (leasee) unless
     otherwise advised by me.
2.   I agree to allow Synagro and federal, state and local regulatory staff access to my land for the purposes of permitting
     the site, inspecting the site, applying biosolids, obtaining samples from the site and testing. I reserve the right to ask
     the above parties for proper identification at any time.
3.   I understand that the following conditions apply to my land following biosolids applications and that my leasee has
     signed an agreement form with Synagro stating that my leasee will be responsible for following these conditions
     where applicable:
     a.    Do not graze animals on the land for 30 days after the application of bbsolids. In addition, animals intended for dairy
            production shall not be allowed to graze on the land for 60 days after the application of biosolids.
     b.     Food crops (crops consumed by humans including but not limited to fruits, vegetables and tobacco) with harvested parts
            that touch the bbsolids/soil mixture and are totally above the land surface shall not be harvested for 14 months after the
            application of bbsolids. Food crops with harvested parts below the surface of the land shall not be harvested for 20 months
            after the application of bbsolids when the biosolids remain on the land surface > 4 months prior to incorporation into the
           soil, or 38 months when the bbsolids remain on the land surface < 4 months prior to incorporation. Food crops, feed crops
            and fiber crops shall not be harvested for 30 days after applbatbn of bbsolids.
     c.     Publb access to land with a low potential for publb exposure (land the publb uses infrequently including but not limited to
           agricultural land and forests) shall be restricted for 30 days. Publb access to land with a high potential for publb exposure
           (land the publb uses frequently including but not limited to a publb contact site such as parks, playgrounds and golf
           courses) shall be restricted for 1 year.
     d.    Turf grown on land where bbsolids are applied shall not be harvested for one year after applbatbn of bbsolids when the
           harvested turf is placed on either land with a high potential for publb exposure or a lawn, unless otherwise specified by the
           permitting authority.
4.    Supplemental commercial fertilizer or manure applbatbns should be coordinated with the biosolids applbatbns
      such that the total crop needs for nutrients are not exceeded as identified on the nutrient balance sheet or the
      nutrient management plan approved by the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation to be supplied to
      the Landowner by Synagro at the time of applbatbn of bbsolids to a specific permitted site.
5.    Tobacco, because it has been shown to accumulate cadmium, should not be grown on Landowner's land for 3 years
      following the applbatbn of bbsolids-borne cadmium equal to or exceeding 0.45 Ibs/ac (0.5 kg/ha).
6.    I have also read the "Information About Biosolids" which is on the reverse side and incorporated by reference in this
     Consent.
7.   The term of this Consent shall continue until written notification is given by either party to terminate this agreement.
8.   I certify that I am holder of legal title to the above described property or am authorized by the holder to give consent
     for the land applbatbn of bbsolids and that there are no restrictions to the granting of consent under this form.




OWNERS SIGNATURE (If signing as a represefitagjggfTnclude title)

                        Synagro • 601 Caroline Street, #601 • Fredericksburg, VA 22401 • 540.371.9050
synlocva • 02/01                                          WHITE: Regbnal Office                                         CANARY: Landowner
                                      INFORMATION ABOUT BIOSOLIDS


  Bbsolids Generatbn
  Bfosolids are the accurrailated, treated solids separated from water during the treatment of wastewater by public and
  private wastewater treatment plants (Generators). The Generator is responsible for supplying bbsolids that are
  suitable for land applicatbn under state and federal regulatbns.

  Benefits of Bbsolids
 Bbsolids provide nitrogen in a form that can be taken up by plants during their growth cycle Bbsolids also add
 phosphorus to the sofl. If lime is added to bfosolids, the bfosolids wfll have the added benefit of a liming agent
 Bbsolids contain primary, secondary and micronutiients that can be used by plants. Bbsolids are primarily an
 organic material; when added to sofl, they improve water and nutrient retentbn, reduce erosion potential and
 improve soil structure.

 Bbsolids Recvdino Considerations
 While most bbsolids contain traces of materials from household and industrial wastes, controls are required to
 ensure that land applicatbn presents no increased risk to people, animals, or the environment. These controls also
 ensure unrestricted future land use. Controls include federally mandated pretreatment programs to remove trace
 metals and other by-products from industry from the water these facilities send to treatment plants, ongoing bbsolids
 testing and regulatory limits on both the amounts of metals contained in bfosolids and the amounts that can be
 applied to the sol Metals limits are very conservative based on decades of research by federal agencies and major
 universities nationwide. Metals exist naturally in soils and many of the trace metals from bbsolids are essential
 nutrients for plants, animals and people.

 Bbsolids must be property disinfected at the treatment plant to be eligible for land applicatbn. Any pathogens
 (bacteria and viruses) remaining after disinfection die off after land applicatbn from exposure to sunlight and the
 hostile soi environment. Regulatbns impose conservative waiting periods for livestock grazing, food crop and turf
 harvesting and publb access for die-off to occur. After more than 40 years of land applying bbsolids in the U S no
 illness related to land application of bbsolids has been documented.                                              ' "

Whie odor from bbsolWs appficatbns is not usually significant, and typically less than that from livestock manure it
is possible that an odor from the decompositbn of organfc matter may be noticed. If this occurs, it generally
disappears in a short time. Injecting or incorporating bbsolids into the sol on cropland also reduces odor potential.

Bbsolids Land Apdcalbn Reoulatbns
Bbsolids applications are regulated by federal, state and sometimes local agencies. Typically each land applfcatbn
site must be permitted by a state agency. This permitting process ensures that sites are suitable for applicatbn
bfosolids of acceptable quality are applied correctly (e.g., at appropriate rates), and records of application and testing
are maintained. For farmland, bbsolids are applied at agricultural rates for cropping purposes and for
reclamation/disturbed lands at rates designed to reestablish vegetation on the site.

Regulations require that participants in land applicatbn programs follow certain site management conditions. These
are outlined in item 3 on thafront side of this Consent Form. Synagro ensures that the leasee signs an agreement
form to be responsible for these conditbns where applicable before Synagro applies bfosolids; however, you should
advise new leasees of these conditbns in cases where they are not also working with Synagro.

Agronomic Considerations
Tractor-trailer units are used to deliver bbsolids to the fields approved for bfosolids applications. Soil compaction
may occur on the travel areas used by the trucks and in areas where bbsolids are unloaded for transfer to the
applicator vehicle.


Since some bbsolids contain lime, it is important to recognize any increase in soB pH where bfosolids have been
applied and exercise care in using certain herbicides. If considering the use of a sutfonyturea herbicide, particular
attention should be paid to any label restrictions. High soil pH and dry weather may slow decompositbn of these
chemfcats, resulting in carry-over. For soils with low manganese levels, increased soi pH from lime addition (alone
or in lime treated bbsolids) may reduce manganese availability and thereby potentially reduce crop yields.

Bbsolids contain salts. Bbsolids applications alone rarely cause salt problems. However, if combined with other
significant salt-increasing factors, such as drought, excessive soO compactbn, saline imgatfon water and salt-
containing fertilizers, salts may reach levels that could negatively affect germinatfon and growth of some crops
          Tax ID Landowner Identification Sheet

Landowner                 Field #             Tax ID

Richard Ruff                  1              107 - A - 86
Richard Ruff                  2              107 - A - 86
Richard Ruff                  3              107 - A - 86
Richard Ruff                  4              108 - A - 5
Richard Ruff                  5              108 - A - 5
Richard Ruff                  6              108 - A - 5




Field #              Latitude (north)       Longitude (west)

  1                 37° 22'       2.48"     79° 36' 22.23"
 2                  37° 22'       2.19"     79° 36'    5.18"
 3                  37° 21' 52.17"          79° 36'    8.52"
 4                  37° 22'       3.99"     79° 35' 48.74"
 5                  37° 22'       4.48"     79° 35' 39.39"
 6                  37° 21' 49.09"          79° 35' 35.44"
mSYWAGRO                         Richard Ruff
                                 BE138
                                 Fields 1 -6

A Residuals Management Company




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         NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT PLAN




                       Richard Ruff

                 1485 Colony Heights Road
                      Goode, VA 24556




188.1-Acre Cow/Calf Farm Utilizing Biosolids and Commercial
                          Fertilizer
  (Land available for biosolids under this plan 125.9 acres)
                       Hay Land:    125.9
                       Crop Land:      0.0
                       Pasture:        0.0




           Plan Effective Date: August 15,2005
           Valid Until:             August 15,2008

          Plan should be revised upon expiration.



                   Hydrologic Unit # L21




                  This Plan Was Prepared By:


                      William J. Rogers
                Nutrient Management Specialist
                      Certification # 342
                    10647 Tidewater Trail
                    Champlain, VA 22438
                                     BE138 Narrative
Mr. Ruff operates an unconfined cow/calve operation on these 190 acres of cultivated land in
Bedford County, Virginia. Mr. Ruff currently uses commercial fertilizers to supply the
nutrient needs of his crops. In the future, he plans to begin to use biosolids as a replacement
for the purchased commercial fertilizer and lime. This nutrient management plan includes the
planned fields to receive biosolids applications. The acreage included in the NMP has been
determined using a GPS mapping system; these acres may deviate from the included FSA
aerial photos due to more accurate field measurements.


Over the course of several years and consecutive applications of biosolids every three years,
the soil test phosphorous levels are expected to rise to a high or very high soil test range. If
this occurs, the fertilization program should be reevaluated to supply maintenance levels of
phosphorous.


To maximize the benefits of this plan, the following guidelines should be followed:

1) Soil samples should be taken from fields, at a minimum, once every three years or once
per crop rotation to evaluate the need for additional soil nutrients, before additional
applications are made. This plan should be adjusted to reflect changes in soil fertility. Lime
stabilized biosolids, when available, should be used to adjust low soil pH levels to a range of
6.5 to 6.8. Otherwise, lime or other materials should be utilized to adjust soil pH to the proper
range of 6.2 to 6.8 in order to maximize proper utilization of soil nutrients.

2) All biosolids applications must adhere to setbacks in accordance with the Virginia
Department of Health, "Biosolids Use Regulations".

3) Following a soil conservation plan is highly recommended, especially when soils in a field
are classified as highly erodible and soil test phosphorous values are very high (55 ppm or
greater as Mehlich I). If such a field is in pasture or grass hay, the grass should be maintained
at a minimum height of 3 inches to reduce soil erosion and improve runoff water quality.

4) It is also recommended that a soil nitrogen test be used to monitor all cornfields. This will
ensure that adequate nitrogen is available for crop development and allows the farmer to forgo
unnecessary nitrogen applications when soil nitrogen levels are sufficient.

5) All fertilizer and biosolids applications should consider residual sources or nitrogen
release from a previous legume crop and organic nitrogen mineralizing from previous manure
or biosolids applications.

6)    Significant amounts of residual phosphorous should be applied in most biosolids
applications. Additional soil testing is recommended in order to determine if additional
phosphorus is necessary for crops in subsequent years. For example, when biosolids are
utilized to grow a crop of corn, the phosphorus requirements of a soybean crop grown the
following year should be met. This should be taken into account prior to the applications of
any additional phosphorus for the soybean crop.
                                                              Nutrient Management Balance Sheet
                                                                    (Fall, 2005-Winter, 2008)
                                                                              BE138




Commercial Application Methods:
        br- Broadcast ba • Banded sd ■ Sldedress




1 The planned biosolid application is an organic nutrient source application and at least two cuttings of hay are planned Therefore, the entire nitrogen application is planned as one
spring application. If this application of biosolid is completed between October 1 and February 29, the appUcation must be applied at half the listed rate.
Field Name:             1
Total Acres:           30.10                                Usable Acres:          25.10
FSA Number:            4153/1
Tract:                 BE138
Location:              Bedford
Slope Class:           C       Hydrologic Group:     B      Leaching Index:        12.25




Field Narrative:
On portions of the field containing Chewacla loam (8A), the seasonal high water table
may be within 18 inches of the soil surface during the months of November - April.
During this period, soil borings must be conducted in these areas of the field within 7
days prior to biosolids application.




Soils:
         PERCENT       SYMBOL          SOIL SERIES
         31            16B             HAYESVILLE
         29            16C             HAYESVILLE
         22            31C             THURMONT
         17             4C             BRADDOCK
          1             8A             CHEWACLA




Crop Rotation:
         YEAR   SEASON         YIELD UNITS          CROP NAME
         2005   Fall           3.3   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint
         2006   Spring         3.3   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
         2007   Spring         3.3   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
Field Name:              2
Total Acres:             56.70                            Usable Acres:         39.70
FSA Number:              4153/1,3
Tract:                   BE138
Location:                Bedford
Slope Class:             C     Hydrologic Group:   B     Leaching Index:        12.84




Soils:
         PERCENT         SYMBOL      SOIL SERIES
         63              16C         HAYESVILLE
         33              16B         HAYESVILLE
          4               4C         BRADDOCK




Crop Rotation:
      YEAR SEASON             YIELD UNITS          CROP NAME
         2005   Fall          3.3   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
         2006   Spring        3.3   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
         2007   Spring        3.3   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
Field Name:              3
Total Acres:             30.70                              Usable Acres:          25.00
FSA Number:              4153/1,2
Tract:                   BE138
Location:                Bedford
Slope Class:             B       Hydrologic Group:   B      Leaching Index:        9.99




Field Narrative:
On portions of the field containing Chewacla loam (8 A), the seasonal high water table
may be within 18 inches of the soil surface during the months of November - April.
During this period, soil borings must be conducted in these areas of the field within 7
days prior to biosolids application.




Soils:
         PERCENT         SYMBOL        SOIL SERIES
         36              16C           HAYESVILLE
         35              8A            CHEWACLA
         15              16B           HAYESVILLE
         14              4C            BRADDOCK




Crop Rotation:
         YEAR SEASON             YIELD UNITS         CROP NAME
         2005   Fall             3.6   tons          Fescue grass (hay), maint.
         2006   Spring           3.6   tons          Fescue grass (hay), maint.
         2007   Spring           3.6   tons          Fescue grass (hay), maint.
Field Name:          4
Total Acres:         22.20                            Usable Acres:         19.20
FSA Number:          4193/10
Tract:               BE138
Location:            Bedford
Slope Class:         C     Hydrologic Group:   B      Leaching Index:       12.60




So/7 Test Results:
         DATE        PH    P     K       MOST RECENT LIME
         Su-2005     6.1   M+    VH      Fall-2005 1.0 tons/acre




Soils:
         PERCENT     SYMBOL      SOIL SERIES
         90          16C         HAYESVILLE
         10           4C         BRADDOCK




Crop Rotation:
      YEAR SEASON          YIELD UNITS         CROP NAME
      2005 Fall            3.3   tons          Fescue grass (hay), maint.
      2006 Spring          3.3   tons          Fescue grass (hay), maint.
      2007 Spring          3.3  tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
Field Name:             5
Total Acres:            36.40                               Usable Acres:          7.50
FSA Number:            4193/2
Tract:                 BE138
Location:              Bedford
Slope Class:           B         Hydrologic Group:   C      Leaching Index:        7.93




Field Narrative:
On portions of the field containing Chewacla loam (8 A), the seasonal high water table
may be within 18 inches of the soil surface during the months of November - April.
During this period, soil borings must be conducted in these areas of the field within 7
days prior to biosolids application.




Soil Test Results:
       DATE        PH           P      K      MOST RECENT LIME
       Su-2005     6.9          M+     VH     Fall-20051.0 tons/acre




Soils:
         PERCENT       SYMBOL          SOIL SERIES
         48             4C             BRADDOCK
         45             8A             CHEWACLA
          7            16C             HAYESVILLE




Crop Rotation:
      YEAR SEASON               YIELD UNITS          CROP NAME
      2005 Fall                 3.7   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
      2006 Spring               3.7   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
         2007 Spring            3.7    tons          Fescue grass (hay), maint.
                                                                                   9.40




                                                                                   9.57




Field Narrative:
On portions of the field containing Chewacla loam (8A), the seasonal high water table
may be within 18 inches of the soil surface during the months of November - April.
During this period, soil borings must be conducted in these areas of the field within 7
days prior to biosolids application.




Soil Test Results:
       DATE        PH          P     K       MOST RECENT LIME
       Su-2005     5.9         H-    VH      Fall-2005 1.0 tons/acre




Soils:
         PERCENT         SYMBOL      SOIL SERIES
         51              16C         HAYESVILLE
         49               8A         CHEWACLA




Crop Rotation:
      YEAR SEASON              YIELD UNITS          CROP NAME
      2005 Fall                3.7   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
         2006   Spring         3.7   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
         2007   Spring         3.7   tons           Fescue grass (hay), maint.
Field Productivities for Major Crops




           Yield Range
  Soil Sample Field Identification Sheet

Field #               Soil Sample ID
   01                      4153-1

   02                      4153-3

   03                      4153-2

   04                     4193-1

   05                     4193-2

   06                     4193-3
Report Number:
                                                                             A&L EASTERN UBORATORIES, INC.
2005-R206-017                                                           7621 Whitepine Road • Richmond, Virginia 23237 • (804) 743-9401
                                                                            Fax No. (804) 271-6446 • Email: office@al-labs-eastern.com
Account #74660



Send To:             SYNAGRO MID-ATLANTIC INC                                          Grower:          BE 138                                                                  Samples Submitted By:
                     STEVE MCMAHON                                                                                                                                              BILL ROGERS
                     10647 TIDEWATER TR                                                                                                                                         COPYTO: ;C1->BILLROGER
                     CHAMPLAIN, VA 22438

                                                                                        SOIL ANALYSIS REPORT




                                                                                                                                                                                 This report applies to the »mpte(s) tested. Samples are related a
Values on this report represent the plant available nutrients in the soil.               Explanation of symbols: % (percent), ppm (parts per milton), bs/A (pounds per acre),
                                                                                                                                                                                     tat SSS                        SoU Analy*ls fmfaml **
Rating after each value: VL(Veiy Low). L (Low), M (Medum), H (High), VH (Very High).     ms/cm (mini-mhos per centimeter), meq/100g (mJIB^quivalent per 100 grams).                             ,^            ;    TQRIESllNC-
ENR- Estimated Ni-rogen Release C.E.C. • Cation Exchange Capaciiy.                       Conversions; ppm x 2 = bs/A, Soluble Salts ms/cm x 640=ppm.                                 by:        _^*»"^- 6*—
                                                                                                                                                                                                  PautC.H.Chu
Report Number:
                                                                             A&L EASTERN LABORATORIES, INC.
2005-R206-017                                                           7621 Whitepine Road • Richmond, Virginia 23237 • (804) 743-9401
                                                                            Fax No. (804) 271-6446 • Email: office@al-labs-eastern.com
Account #74660



Send To:             SYNAGRO MID-ATLANTIC INC                                            Grower:         BE 138                                                                    Samples Submitted By:
                     STEVE MCMAHON                                                                                                                                                 BILL ROGERS
                     10647 TIDEWATER TR                                                                                                                                            COPY TO: ;C1->BILL ROGER
                     CHAMPLAIN, VA 22438

                                                                                         SOIL ANALYSIS REPORT




                                                                                                                                                                                    Ths report applies to the samp)e(s) tested. Samples ore retained a
Values on this report represent the plan] available nutrients in the soil.                Explanation of symbols: % (percent), ppm (parts per million), ibs/A (pounds per acre),    maximum of thirty days after testing. Son AnaryHs prepared by:
Rating after each value: VL (Very Lew). L (Low}, M (Meduro), H (High), VH (Very High).                                                                                                     A&L EASTERN LABORATORIES. INC.
                                                                                          ms/cm (miSi-mhos per centimeter), meo/IOOg (milfi-equivaleni per 100 grams).
ENR- Estimated Nitrogen Release. C.E.C. - Cation Exchange Capacity.                       Conversions: ppm x 2 = bs/A, Soluble Salts ms/cm x 640 * ppm.                                 by:
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Paul C. H. Chu
Report Number:
                              A&L EASTERN AGRICULTURAL LABORATORIES, INC.
2005-R184-004
                                           7621 Whitepine Road • Richmond, Virginia 23237 • (804) 743-9401
Lab Number:                                                   Fax No. (804)271-6446
42384             Page 1

Account Number:
74660                                                                                                                              Samples Submitted By;
                                                                                                                                   STEVE MCMAHON
       Send To:   SYNAGRO MID-ATLANTIC INC                                     MIDDLESEX LIME STAB
                  STEVE MCMAHON
                  10647 TIDEWATER TR
                  CHAMPLAIN VA 22438                                                                                                                         Date Sampled:         06/22/2005
                                                                                                                                                             Date Received:        06/27/2005
Sample ID:    LIME STAB                                                                                                                                      Date Reported:        06/30/2005




Parameter

SOLIDS(AS IS)
NITROGEN(TKN)
PHOSPHORUS
POTASSIUM
SULFUR
CALCIUM
MAGNESIUM
SODIUM
IRON
MANGANESE
COPPER
ZINC
AMMONIA-NITROGEN
NO3-NO2 NITROGEN
CADMIUM
CHROMIUM
NICKEL
LEAD




ALL VALUES ARE ON A DRY WEIGHT BASIS EXCEPT AS NOTED.                                                                                       ~^ PAUL C. H. CHU         ^C. NOR       JONES
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Report Number:
2005-R184-004
                           A&L EASTERN AGRICULTURAL LABORATORIES, INC.
                                  7621 Whitepine Road • Richmond, Virginia 23237 • (804) 743-9401
Lab Number:                                                Fax No. (804) 271-6446
42384             Page 2

Account Number:
74660                                                                                                            Samples Submitted By:
                                                                                                                 STEVE MCMAHON
    Send To:      SYNAGRO MID-ATLANTIC INC                    MIDDLESEX LIME STAB
                  STEVE MCMAHON
                  10647 TIDEWATER TR
                  CHAMPLAIN VA 22438                                                                                                      Date Sampled:          06/22/2005
                                                                                                                                          Date Received:         06/27/2005
Sample ID:    LIME STAB                                                                                                                   Date Reported:         06/30/2005

                                                 BIOSOLIDS ANALYSIS REPORT^
                                                       Detection
                                  Result      Result   Limit                              Analysis           Analysis
Parameter                          (%)       (mg/kg)   (mg/kg)             Analyst        Date               Time              Method Reference
ARSENIC                                         3.49   0.2                 KMM            06/29/2005         15:00             SW 846-7061A
MERCURY                                         1.00   0.2                 KMM            06/29/2005         15:00             SW 846-7471A
SELENIUM                                        1.81   0.1                 KMM            06/29/2005         15:00             SW     846-7741A
PH (STD.UNITS.AS IS)              12.32                                    RD             06/28/2005         12:30             EPA 150.1
CALCIUM CARBONATE EQV             27.50      275000    100                 KCS            06/29/2005         15:00            A0AC 955.01
VOLATILE SOLIDS                   60.66      606600    100                 KCS            06/26/2005         16:00             SM    2540G
ORGANIC NITROGEN                   3.88       38800    100                 DCH            06/28/2005                          CALCULATION
MOLYBDENUM                                        7    5                   JCM            06/28/2005         14:30             SW 846-6010B




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