Technical assistance is available at no cost for tree plantings and other conservation practices. Soil Conservation District and NRCS personnel also assist with applications to state and federal conservation programs.
Plantskydd Deer and Rabbit Repellent
To protect trees and gardens from deer browse and buck rub, rabbits and rodents. Spray lasts for months in the winter. Spray-on: 1 qt ready-to-spray $18.50 1 lb powder (makes 1 gallon) $23.00 22 lb Bulk powder $314.00 plus shipping Granular: 1 lb shaker $9.50 3 lb shaker $21.00 Prices subject to change, do not include tax.
Tree Shelter Tubes
Tree shelters protect your young trees and provide a better growing environment. Plantra and Tubex tree shelter tubes and wraps are available in several different styles and sizes varying from 2 to 6 feet tall. Call for availability and prices. Stakes also available.
Weed Barrier Fabric
300 foot rolls (6 feet wide) for $85.00 500 foot rolls $140.00 Custom cut at $0.40 per foot Fabric squares (6'x6') with staples $3.00 Prices subject to change, do not include tax.
Rain Barrels and Parts
Mosquito-proof. Diverter sends water out the regular downspout when barrel is full. Blue 2-bung rain barrel and diverter $72.00 Rain barrel kit (blue) including diverter $54.00 Diverter $35.00 Spigot $7.50 Connector for barrels in series from same downspout $7.50 Unaltered food grade barrel Blue $10.00 Black $26.00 Black screw-top barrel can be substituted for blue 2-bung barrel in kit for an additional $16.00 Prices subject to change and tax.
Installation of Tree Tubes and Fabric Squares
District personnel will install: Tree shelters $2.00 per tree Fabric squares $2.50 per tree Tree shelter and fabric square $4.00 per tree Cost of materials not included, minimum of 30 trees.
Tree Irrigation System Planning
SCD staff will design a drip irrigation system specific to your site and order the necessary supplies. Staff will also install the system for $1 per dripper nozzle installed (1 per tree), $100 minimum, cost of supplies not included. For more information, contact our office.
We never know the worth of water til the well is dry. -- Thomas Fuller