Agricultural Equipment Available for Rental:
New for 2017! Vulcan County Agricultural Services has purchased and will be adding to our rental program for Vulcan County this spring a RanchWorx 12’x42’ Single Drum Aerator with Seeder Package. This unit will help producers aerate pastures, work in fertilizer or grass seed and smooth and level fields. Our goal is to help assist our producers with increased grass and hay production, increase water retention, reduce fertilization costs, relieve soil compaction and prevent standing water. This unit will also be ideal in stubble fields where compaction is an issue. For more information or to book this unit, call 403-485-3103. Rental rates for 2017 will be $420.00/day and we will deliver.
Through the 2009 Alberta Reader Program, a grant initiated by Alberta Agriculture, Vulcan County Agricultural Services has recently purchased a Tag Reader (RFID Reader) to assist livestock producers in Vulcan County in reading tags for age verification, movement recording, or any other functions associated with traceability.
Rental charges will be waived on the Tag Reader but a damage deposit of $500.00 will be required.This deposit will be returned to the producer once the Tag Reader is returned undamaged.If damages occur during use Vulcan County reserves the right to retain the damage deposit to repair or replace Tag Reader.
For more information on the Tag Reader please contact Vulcan County at 403-485-2241.
Vulcan County Agricultural Services has recently purchased a portable Bale Wrap Roller and a portable Livestock Loading Chute. These two new pieces of equipment will be added to our rental program that is available to all ratepayers within Vulcan County.
The Bale Wrap Roller will assist producers who wish to bale up discarded grain and silage bags, twine, and other plastic items, the Livestock Loading Chute will assist producers wishing to move cattle to lease lands and areas where corrals and a loading area are unavailable.
The rental charge for either the Bale Wrap Roller or the Livestock Loading Chute will be $50.00/day and both can be transported easily by pickup truck.
A complete list of equipment and fees for services can be downloaded here
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