©2008-2018 Thomas County Conservation District
Marking Flags
The District sells marking flags,
coded according to the APWA
Uniform Color Code.

Price: $12.00 per bundle.
Moisture Meters & Gypsum Blocks
Moisture meters and gypsum blocks are
available for purchase from the District.
For more information on moisture meters
and their use, please see the Delmhorst
Company site

Price: $325.00 each for moisture meters,
and $9.00 each for gypsum blocks (plus
sales tax).
Drip Irrigation Supplies
Drip irrigation is a great way to
keep your trees, vegetables, and
flowers watered during dry times
and still conserve water by
putting water exactly where you
want it - on your plants! The
District offers drip irrigation
supplies at our office.

Price: Please contact the District
office for pricing information.

The District takes orders for trees from
January through March. For more
information on varieties available, please
contact the District office.

Price: Varies from variety to variety.
Pricing is available upon request during
that time.

Grass Seed
The District purchases grass seed from Sharp Bros. Seed Company out of Healy, Kansas. Many types of grass
seed varieties can be purchased, from custom-mixed native grasses, to lawn grass and buffalo grass. Both you
and the District benefit from ordering your seed through our office: all orders placed through the District are
not charged a delivery fee, and the District makes a small profit on all orders placed.

Price: varies from variety to variety. Custom-mixes can be created through technical assistance from NRCS
staff. For more information on grass seed varieties and prices, please contact the District office.
Grass Drill Rental
The District has one grass drill available for use by producers/ landowners. The 10-ft. Great Plains drill is
great for small plantings.

A deposits of $300 is required at the time of pick-up from the District office. It is refunded upon return
and inspection of the drill or can be put toward the rental price.

Price: $12.00/acre, with a minimum charge of $150. Use of the drill is restricted to Thomas County only.
Please contact the District to schedule use of this equipment.
Debra Potter
District Manager
915 E. Walnut
Colby, KS 67701

785-462-7671 ext. 174

Colby, Kansas
Weed Barrier Fabric
Weed Barrier Fabric is a essential component when planting a windbreak. It blocks weed growth and helps
retain moisture.

We offer two sizes: 6' x 300' and 6' x 500'. Supplies an be limited. If you need a large amount, please
contact the offce to pre-order at least 30 days in advance.

Weed barrier is a great product for gardening or your planting beds for flowers, too. We also offer squares
that are 4' x 4'.
Weed Barrier Machine rents for $50 per day.
Wildlife Escape Ramps $36.00