The Scott SWCD has agricultural equipment available for rent. The SWCD makes this equipment available so farmers can try out different conservation farming techniques without having to invest in expensive equipment. Because of the rental program, farmers in Scott County, Minnesota are able to do more to conserve their soil and water resources.
SEEDERS & DRILLS: Rental rates for the seeders and drills are $8 an acre; plus a non-refundable drop charge of $120 is required. This drop-charge covers the first 15 acres of use. In addition, a $50 refundable security deposit is also required and will be returned when the equipment is returned without damage.
FINN KRIMPER: The rental fee for the Finn Krimper is a single-use charge of $75, plus the $50 refundable security deposit
LOPPERS & SAWS: The loppers and saws require a $25 deposit and the hand seeders require a $50 deposit.
WEED WRENCHES: The weed wrenches require a $50 deposit which will be refunded when the equipment is returned without damage.
For more information or to be added to the equipment rental schedule, call us at 952-492-5425.