Sustainable Farming Resources

Local Cooperative Extension Service and Soil and Water Conservation Districts have some farm equipment available for rent, depending on the county.  Contact your local agents.  Tractor Food and Farms ( in Burnsville rents farm equipment to members (join for $20).

The SD Farm mobile poultry processing unit (MPU) is no longer available for rent due to damage and high costs.  Cornerstone Poultry Ventures has an MPU for rent in Wilkesboro, NC (contact 336-818-2682).