Tri-Basin NRD offers rental of an 8-foot Truax Grass Drill (located at Tri-Basin NRD) and a 12-foot Miller Grass Drill (located at the Elwood NRCS office).
The rental rate is $7.00 per acre with a minimum charge of $50.00. The grass drills are useful in planting bufferstrips and alfalfa.
Call Tri-Basin NRD at 1-877-995-6688 to reserve a time to use the grass drill in the Holdrege area or call the Gosper County NRCS office at (308) 785-3307 to reserve the grass drill in Gosper County.
The Kearney County Pheasants Forever Chapter has minimum till grass drills available for rental at the Kearney County NRCS office. Contact the Kearney County NRCS office at 308-832-1895 for more information.
Another minimum till grass drill is available through the Phelps County Pheasants Forever Chapter, which can be rented by contacting Nebraska Ag Specialties at 308-995-2246.