Tubex provide protection from chemical, equipment, wind and from animal damage. They also act as a "greenhouse" for the young tree seedlings. The SWCD has Tubex for sale at $4.00/Tubex (includes oak stake).
The Marshall SWCD does custom seeding using two 10' all-purpose haybuster drills, which is Ideal for seeding CRP practices, filter strips, field borders, pollinator plantings and pasture renovations. Site must be prepped and ready for seeding and the seed must be on location. The Marshall SWCD will supply the operator, tractor and the haybuster-all-purpose drill. Cost is $25.00/acre plus a tractor/drill transportation charge.