Services

The Flathead County Weed Department provides the following services to the community:

  • Education Through Materials and Discussion

    An assortment of complimentary brochures and booklets is available.
     
  • Weed Identification

    Our staff is happy to assist you in identifying your weed(s). If we are unable to identify it we will send it out to the Plant Sciences Department of Montana State University for their review and identification.

  • Control Recommendations

    Give us a call to schedule an appointment for a complimentary consultation regarding the best approach to your weed management concerns.

  • Rental Equipment

    Three gallon backpack sprayers rent for $10 and may be used for two days.

    Five 100-gallon and one 200-gallon skid mounted sprayers rent for $40 Monday through Thursday.  Check-in is between 8:00 am and 8:30 am; return is the same day between 4:00 pm and 4:30 pm.

    Weekend rentals are available on Friday for $55. 
    Check-in is on Friday between 8:00 am and 8:30 am; return is the following Monday (or Tuesday if Monday is a holiday) between 8:00 am and 8:15 am.

    Rental equipment is by reservation, on a first-come, first-served basis.
     
  • Assistance in Developing Community Grant Areas