Red Deer County has an assortment of herbicide spraying equipment and tree planting equipment available for rent to landowners, for use on private land. Equipment is located at the Red Deer County Agricultural Services Shop, with some items available at Benalto Agri Services.
Weed Control Equipment:
Truckbox Sprayer (2) - Currently unavailable due to COVID-19 restrictions
ATV/UTV Sprayer (2)
Pasture Sprayer (2)
Weed Control Equipment can be rented for up to 3 days at a time, for $30 per day. Note: Red Deer County does not supply herbicides.
Tree Planting Equipment:
Plastic Mulch Applicator
Tree Planting Equipment can be rented for up to 2 weeks at a time; tree planting equipment rentals are FREE for Red Deer County landowners. Note: Red Deer County does not supply tractors, crews, trees or plastic mulch.
Booking Equipment Rentals:
24 hours notice is required to book rental equipment and a $150 damage deposit (cash or cheque) is required upon pick-up; the damage deposit will be returned upon passed drop-off inspection.
Pick-up and Drop-off Appointment Times: Monday to Friday between 7:00am and 8:00am, or at 3:00pm daily.