Small Equipment for Farmers Chuck Schuster Extension Educator University of Maryland Cooperative Extension Montgomery County Office 301-590-2807 email@example.com Are You Large Scale or Small? Equipment Needs Should Reflect Field Size and Actual Needs. Determine the Size of Equipment Needed
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Montgomery County Office
Narrow, Low Profile, Nursery or Orchard Tractor
Cost: Varies with width, starting at $600
Costs from $2,200.00
Provide tillage without creating the
plow pan often caused by plows or
rotary tillers. Does not invert the soil.
Cost: Starting at $1,900 for
Walk behind power units,
$3,500 for tractor mounted
or more For 3 Point Hitch
does not lay plastic.
2 foot model $350.00
3 foot model $525.00
Dibble Wheel Cost $200.00
For Walk Behind units
Tractor 3 Point Hitch Mount
Cost: $1,900 to $2,700 depending on options.