Cost-shared spraying equipment is a service the Crawford County Weed Department provides. Crawford County has rented 300 gallon pasture sprayers for many years. The unit applies 20 gallons of water per acre and is rugged enough to withstand the rough terrain that noxious weeds normally inhabit. It has been a wonderful program for those landowners that have too much property to spray by hand, but not enough to warrant purchasing their own sprayer.
Cost-shared rental rate
Crawford County rental sprayers are subsidized by county noxious weed funds for the purpose of controlling noxious weeds. Operators are asked to pay a nominal fee for the use of the sprayers. The following rules must be observed: