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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Farm Equipment List

Beltsville farm equipment running on biodiesel fuel

These vehicles will be used for farm operations, including planting and harvesting crops, chopping hay and organic mulches, and carrying manure and livestock bedding to the BARC compost facility.

Animation of farm tractor. 34
trucks (pickup and dump trucks)
53
tractors
1
forklift
1
loader
4
backhoes
1
tree stump grinder
Animation of farm tractor. 1
compost turner
1
chopper
1
"haybine"
(cuts hay)
2
combines
2
tanker trucks (carries liquid manure)
2
skid loaders
Animation of farm tractor. 3
bulldozers
26
grass mowers
3
road graders
1
asphalt roller
2
wood chippers

Other USDA vehicles in the Washington, D.C., area will also run on biodiesel as part of this project.

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Last Modified: 2/14/2011
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