Weed Wrenches Available for Loan
Various sizes of weed wrenches are available for use, free to the public. We have 1 mini, 1 light, 2 medium and 2 heavy. Weed wrenches are used for removal of woody, exotic invasive plants. Please contact our office for more information.
Truax No-Till Drill Available for Rental
The Truax no-till seed drill is designed to plant grasses and seeds on a variety of site conditions. Multiple seed boxes give you the flexibility to plant most seeds, including fluffy seeds, cool season species, small grains and wildflowers. The drill has 8 openings with a seeding width of 5.3 feet. Cost sharing programs may be available to cover a portion of expenses related to establishing permanent vegetation and/or no till planting.
Cost per acre ($50 minimum):
- $10 in county
- $12 out of county
If you are interested in renting the drill for use, please contact the Cabarrus Soil and Water Conservation District at 704-920-3300. Citizens in Cabarrus County and in adjoining counties (Stanly, Union, Rowan, Mecklenburg) are eligible to use the drill in the county in which they reside.