We provide services such as Tree planting, Weed Barrier Application, No-till drill rental, No-till Grass drill rental, Mowing, and Tilling. For information on mowing and tilling, please contact the office directly. We also coordinate with the LaMoure County SCD for the rental of a manure spreader. Also, below is a link taking you to our Vendor List.
The tree planter can only be used with bareroot sized conservation tree stock. The cost of the trees is included in the price.
* The charge for a machine planting is $30.00/hundred linear feet.
* The charge for planting handplants is $6.00 per tree (tree and labor).
The weedbarrier machine lays the fabric down and works best on properly prepared ground. The District tries to place the fabric as secure as possible, but it is necessary to periodically check your fabric to make sure that all areas are secure, especially after a storm. The weedbarrier machine cannot lay fabric around curves. The cost of the fabric is included in the price.
* The charge for the fabric application is $55.00/hundred linear feet.
NO-TILL DRILL RENTAL
The 1590, 15’ wide, 7 1/2” spacing no-till drill can be rented for $10.00 per acre. To save time, download and fill out Agricultural Service Agreement and Drill check-out sheet. Copies are also available from office. Appropriate sections need to be filled out before and after drill use.
We have two Stihl BT45 Earth Augers available for rent. These gasoline-powered augers are great for when producers decide to either plant their own handplants or if they need to replace dead trees in existing plantings.
Price: $25/day (includes blended fuel)
GRASS DRILL RENTAL
The District has 2 Great Plains Grass drills. The 10’ Great Plains 1006 NT has 7 1/2” spacing and 3 seed boxes. The newer drill is a 3PGN15 - a 15 foot wide drill and has similar boxes and spacings. Drill rent is $10/acre. To save time, download and fill out Agricultural Service Agreement and Drill check-out sheet. Copies are also available from office. Appropriate sections need to be filled out before and after drill use.
We have purchased a 7 1/2 foot Buhler disk for use by producers. This is ideal for tilling strips for tree plantings. Call the office for rental information.
KUHN MANURE SPREADER
A Kuhn PS160 Vertical Manure Spreader that has approximately 600 cu. ft. capacity is available for rent.
Contact LaMoure SCD at 701-883-5344, ext. 3, for more info or for scheduling.