No-Till Drill

Douglas SWCD now has 2 drills to rent! 

Rent one of the 10′ Haybuster No-Till Drills
Each drill has 2 boxes available for seed mixes and one small box for legumes. These drills work well for seeding native grasses, alfalfa, soybeans, and small grain. No-till reduces soil erosion and increases water infiltration rates.

Please note the updated rental rates for 2024 – Effective Jan. 9

Rental Rates:

In County:

$10.00 per acre  with a $150.00 minimum.

$8.00 per acre for planting cover crops with a $150 minimum. (Up to district discretion)

 Tractor and Drill Rental -Available in county only- (Service Includes 1 operator, tractor and drill.  The price for seeding is charged by the amount of acres planted plus minimum fee) $30 an acre with a $300 Minimum 

** Seed not included in price but available for purchase. Seed prices may vary. Call the office for a quote.**


Out of County:

$13.00 per acre with a $150 minimum. Plus an additional $150 out of county delivery fee.

– A Douglas SWCD technician will deliver, calibrate, and adjust the drill to planting depth desired on site.

Call the Douglas SWCD at 320-763-3191 ext.3 to reserve the drill.

Cleaning/Maintenance Fee
In addition a $150 fee will be added if equipment is not returned in a similar condition to how it was dropped off. This means all seed must be removed from the seed boxes and mud cleaned from the drill.