MD of Taber’s Agricultural Services department provides information, expertise and rental equipment to assist producers with a wide range of seasonal needs. From noxious weed and pest control to crop management tools, we’ll get you growing in the right direction. To book rental equipment, please contact the Agricultural Services department at 403-223-8735.
MD of Taber Fees and Charges Bylaw No 1984.
Questions? Call 403-223-8735 Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Spraying
Spraying Type Fees Herbicide spraying – road top $60.00/hectare (+ cost of chemical) Herbicide spraying – spot spraying $65.00/hour (+ cost of chemical) Tree spraying $200.00 (includes insecticide per 150 gal tank) Insecticide spraying $40.00/day (3-day limit) Potato bin disinfecting $40.00/day (3-day limit) Grass Seeding
Equipment Type Fees Tractor with drill and operator $100.00/hour 10-Foot pan drill rental $125.00/day* Grass seed Invoiced at current seed prices *A pickup fee of $200.00 will be charged for any rental item not returned. An additional fee of $100.00 will be charged if any rental item is not returned clean. Mowing
Equipment Type Fees Tractor with 15-foot rotary mower and operator $100.00/hour Removal of vegetation and trees outside municipal right-of-ways $150.00/hour Bale shredder rental $50.00/day* *A pickup fee of $200.00 will be charged for any rental item not returned. An additional fee of $100.00 will be charged if any rental item is not returned clean. Shelterbelt & Tree Planting
Equipment Type Rental Fees Tree planter rental No Charge (2-day limit during busy season) Shelterbelt trees *Invoiced at current tree prices *Success applicants of the MD of Taber Shelterbelt Program will be invoiced 50% of the costs shared between the MD of Taber and the landowner. Pest Control
Equipment Type Rental Fees Trap rentals $100.00/trap Bran bait spreader rental No Charge (bait not provided)
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