No Till Drill – $400.00 per day
The ASB has a John Deere 1590 no-tillage grass drill available for rent. This drill is 15 feet wide with 7.5 inch spacing and has separate boxes for grass seed, alfalfa, and fertilizer. The drill will be delivered to your farm or field. For more information and availability call the Ag Shop at (403)867-3939.
Tree Mover – $150.00 per hour (including travel time)
The ASB also provides a tree-moving service using a truck-mounted tree spade, capable of moving trees with a 6-8 inch trunk diameter. Underground utilities must be marked in both locations where trees are to be moved from or to be planted, by contacting Alberta 1st Call 1-800-242-3447 prior to any trees being moved. Contact the Shop at (403)867-3939 to set an appointment for moving.
Cattle Scale – Free for 4H / $40.00 per 3 days of use
The Ag Dept has a portable cattle scale available for use. This scale is free for 4H club. Call Ag Shop for availability at (403)867-3939.
1 Ton or ATV Sprayer – Farm Rate: $60.00 per hour. Industry Rate: $120.00 per hour.
The ASB provides a spraying service for landowners to spot noxious weeds (Canada Thistle, Perennial Sow Thistle, Feild Bindweed etc.) on their property. This service is not available for general control such as around yards, lawns or chemfallow. Landowners with uncommom noxious weeds and prohibited noxious weeds such as Knapweed, Leafy Spurge, Scentless Chamomile, and Baby’s Breath may be eligible for free assistance in control or eradication. Please contact Dave Matz for more information.