No-Till Drill 15' John Deere
No-Till Drill Equipment will be available to rent from the districts. This project provides landowners the opportunity to try out No-Till/Minimal Till and Cover Crop procedures at an affordable cost. The purpose of this project is to educate landowners in the use of no-till drill and cover crop farm practices.
Direct Seed Cover Crops Provide:
$10.00 per acre and $60.00 per day.
No-Till Specs and FAQ
Specs John Deere
Weight: 8,460 lbs
Towing Requirements: Under 25 mph, nothing smaller than a 2 ton truck.
Hauling Requirements: May be loaded onto a lowboy. Requires a lowboy trailer without riggers
Down pressure: Active hydraulic 165-450 lb
Hydraulic requirements: 1 SCV. Two remotes
Electrical requirements: 7-pin
Hopper capacity: 52.5 bu
Ideal for pastures that must be reseeded due to drought or over-grazing.
Weight: 3,859 lbs
Towing Requirements: Under 25 mph, regular truck. Must be hauled if going long distances.
Down pressure: Heavy spring-loaded.
Power requirements: 5 to 10 hp/ft at seeding depth
Hopper capacity: 18 bu.
The Districts drill is available for rent. If interested in renting a drill contact us at (208) 944-36559 or Barbara @ (208) 731-1260.
Interested landowners can download the Lease Agreement and bring completed forms into the Gooding Office. Lessee must provide proof of insurance.
Leesee is responsible for transportation.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How long do I have to use the drill?
You can let us know approximately how long you think it will take you to plant, and reservations can be made accordingly. We realize that rain or other unforeseen weather events can delay planting. We will work with you and the other scheduled producers to make sure everyone has the opportunity to get their planting done.
Q. Can I plant grass seed with the drill?