Equipment for Loan/Rent

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. Contact our office for more information.

Truax No-Till Drill Available for RentalSeed Drill in Use

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, 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.