Plastic Mulch for Shelterbelt Plantings


Black plastic mulch increases the success rate of shelterbelt establishment by controlling weeds and conserving moisture. Plastic Mulch rolls can be purchased from Agricultural Services at $175 per roll. The rolls are 2.7 ml thick x 4’ wide x 1,500’ long.


Apply plastic mulch before or after seedling trees are planted, by hand or with a tractor-pulled mulch applicator.Agricultural Services has a tractor-pulled mulch applicator & seedling tree planter available for loan.

For information on shelterbelt establishment and to order plastic mulch, contact Horticulturist/ Conservation Coordinator Lorraine Taylor at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., by phone at 780.785.3411 or toll free at 1.866.880.5722.

Choose from the Following Agricultural Services

Rental Equipment

Lac Ste. Anne County offers numerous pieces of agricultural equipment and products for rent, from pest traps to pasture sprayers and much more.

Weed & Pest Control

Lac Ste. Anne County implements a spectrum of integrated pest management systems to control and eradicate noxious and prohibited noxious weeds.

Reference Library

Explore the County's frequently updated informational resource for farming, ranching and all things agriculture.

Agricultural Services Board

The County aims to maintain healthy populations of wildlife while controlling those species known to cause disturbance for residents.

About the County

Founded in 1944, Lac Ste. Anne County is a municipal district in central Alberta, Canada. It is located in Census Division 13, roughly 45 minutes northwest of Edmonton. The County's administrative office is located at 56521 Range Road 65. Its namesake comes from its largest body of water, Lac Ste. Anne.

Contact Information

  Box 219, Sangudo AB T0E 2A0
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 (780) 785-3411
 (780) 785-2359